Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Putting the pressure on B-CU

Choice of DeVos as graduation speaker riles up residents, students, alum BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Their message was loud and clear: “Say hell no to DeVos!’’ Led...

HBCU leaders get face time with Trump

B-CU’s Jackson was among the presidents who met Monday with Trump, who pledged support to the Black institutions. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Dr. Edison Jackson, Bethune-Cookman...

Remembering ‘Creamy’ Hayes

Family, friends reflect on the life and legacy of former Daytona commissioner, educator and businessman. DUANE...

Durham’s appointment ‘undermines Black people’

That was the statement offered by the local NAACP president on Daytona’s hiring of the minister and community leader. The mayor begs to differ. BY...

Palm Terrace improvements in place

Principal, district shares plans to turn school around DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR./HARDNOTTSPHOTOGRAPHY.COM Rachel Hazel, interim chief academic...

Times sponsors Black History event

BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF The Daytona Times is the presenting sponsor of a spoken word event entitled, “The Trumpet of Conscience: Dr. Martin Luther...

B-CU gets financial boost from state legislators

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Florida’s three private historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are getting some much needed financial support. The Florida Legislature has designated $33...

JUST DO IT

The city and state finally have set up a free COVID-19 testing in Daytona’s Black community. Now residents are urged to show up. BY ANDREAS...

Countdown to first day of school

Parent, school officials offer insight on getting ready for students’ returns BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES School starts on Monday in Volusia County and parents, students, teachers,...

Section 8 applicants asked to contact county

Volusia County residents who applied for the Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program through the county are asked to contact the Community Assistance Division...