Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Program teaches teens how to avoid car crashes

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Vehicle crashes are the No. 1 killer of U.S. teenagers from ages 15 to 20, with more than 5,000 teens involved...

Black history series starts with Africa

The Dickerson Library will present a series of events in February highlighting history and culture. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES All across the nation, February is celebrated...

Photo exhibit focuses on unrest after killing of Martin

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES The African American Museum of the Arts in DeLand will hold an opening reception for photojournalist Duane Fernandez on Saturday,...

A son of Birmingham becomes its mayor

In our nation’s history, Birmingham, Ala., will forever be tied to some of the most troubling and tragic imagery of the civil rights movement...

A proper burial for Billy Jackson

Family, Dozier School survivors pay respects to Daytona Beach teen who died 64 years ago BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Billy Jackson’s life ended way too soon....

BLACK HISTORY – Tubman-King shares how church got its name

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Tubman-King Community Church celebrated Black History Month by sharing its own slice of history to congregants at last Sunday’s service. The...

Daytona gets mixed grades in Florida NAACP report card

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The City of Daytona Beach received an “A’’ for employment diversity but an overall grade of an F in a report...

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....

‘NO EASY ANSWERS’

New B-CU president is positive but frank during speech to alumni. Dr. E. LaBrent Chrite spoke...

BETHUNE-COOKMAN PRESIDENT RETIRES

The Daytona Times has learned that Bethune-Cookman University President Dr. Edison O. Jackson will retire. It is unclear whether the retirement is voluntary or...