Thursday, July 9, 2020

To experience more Black history, consider these civil rights tours

BY LYNN O’ROURKE HAYS FAMILY TRAVEL.COM/TNS Embark on a journey of discovery and understanding when you and your family visit the destinations and landmarks that play...

‘IT ISN’T RIGHT’

Local immigrants decry the president’s comments about African countries and Haiti BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES President Donald Trump is under fire for comments that he made...

McNorton and friends to help local kids again

Former NFL player’s annual football clinic set for June 1-2 at Derbyshire Park BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Hundreds of kids participate in the Bruce McNorton Football...

Biggest losers are big winners in mayor’s challenge

DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Gary Salt was the biggest loser at the second annual Daytona Beach Mayor’s Fitness Challenge. Salt lost the highest percentage of weight during...

Something for everyone at book festival

More than 40 authors participate in sixth annual literary event. COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF For book lovers, the Midtown Cultural and Educational Center was 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...

A final push to get out the Black vote

Clergy group, NAACP hosting major event to get residents registered BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES With the Oct. 11 deadline approaching to vote in the Nov. 8...

Hoping for a busy Biketoberfest

Vendors would like an economic boost from this weekend’s annual biker event, but are worried that rain will keep bikers away.

STILL A FIGHTER

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of stories on local residents making a difference. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Since 2001, Cynthia Slater has been...

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...