Friday, May 29, 2020

Harp concert uplifts seniors

BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Phone calls got it all done. One came to Daytona Beach Zone 3 City Commissioner Quanita May from a friend,...

Volusia reports ‘slight leveling off’ on new virus cases

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Volusia County continues to response to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, county officials are finding rays of hope and reasons for...

NASCAR driver fired for using racial slur

BY ALEX ANDREJEV THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER/TNS On Tuesday morning, NASCAR team Chip Ganassi Racing released Kyle Larson, the driver of its No. 42 Chevrolet Camaro, for...

HITTING US HARD

Poor access to primary care called a factor for high numbers of Blacks getting virus. BY ANDREAS BUTELR DAYTONA TIMES The COVID-19 pandemic continues as the number...

‘It is not a game or a conspiracy’

“Don’t be a hero. The only heroes are the health care professionals. The bottom line is COVID-19 is real. ‘’ – Stacy M. Brown, Senior...

B-CU gets major donations from Aarons, Mooreheads

BY ALEXIA MCKAY DAYTONA TIMES A large contribution by legendary baseball star Hank Aaron and his wife, Billye, is going to the advancement of Bethune-Cookman University....

Volusia anticipates $1.5 million in federal relief funds

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Volusia County is expecting to receive an additional $1.5 million from the federal government to assist local residents who’ve been...

Local doctor urging residents to take virus seriously

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES When her employees complained of fever and cough after international travel, Dr. Delicia Haynes quickly contacted the Florida Department of Health. However,...

Campbell Middle, Atlantic High, Black Male Explorers win Brain Bowl competition

The Daytona Beach Community Section of the National Council of Negro Women recently staged its 14th annual NCNW Black History Brain Bowl at Bethune-Cookman...

Volusia parents adjust to virtual learning at home

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES At-home and online learning officially kicked off in Volusia County on Monday. The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in Volusia County Schools...