Tuesday, May 26, 2020

‘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...

Census self-response deadline extended

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES By now, most households have received their census invitations in the mail. Some received an invitation to participate online or...

‘NECESSARY STEPS’

Coronavirus leads to city curfew, statewide order BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues as confirmed cases and death tolls continue to rise worldwide. The...

Pastor of Tampa church that held two large Sunday services arrested

BY TONY MARRERO TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS The pastor of a Tampa megachurch who held two services on Sunday for scores of worshippers was arrested Monday for...

ALREADY HURTING

From hotels to soul food spots, area businesses are losing customers and revenue because of the coronavirus. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has...