Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Campaign under way to recruit more Black and Latino nurses

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWS SERVICE Because of the lack of minorities who serve as registered nurses, the American Heart Association’s “Go Red for Women”...

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...

Volusia seeking applicants for advisory boards

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES The Volusia County Council is seeking applicants for positions on four advisory boards that research and make recommendations on topics affecting...

Locals also leery about health care plan

Residents and doctor weigh in on senators’ controversial bill. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Sam Shields is physically disabled and receives health care through Medicaid, a government...

Voter registration deadline for primary is Feb. 18

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The presidential election isn’t until November, but the deadline to register to vote in Florida’s Presidential Preference Primary is fast approaching. Those...

Black jobless rate double the number Whites experience

Black jobless rate double the number Whites experience BY FREDDIE ALLEN NNPA NEWSWIRE Black workers lost ground last month, as the unemployment rate increased from 8.3 percent...

Homeless advocates stress need for Hope Place

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES A proposed homeless shelter in Holly Hill has angered some residents but local advocates told the Daytona Times this week just...

BREAKING NEWS: Sources say retired judge named B-CU’s interim president

Dr. Edison Jackson will retire as Bethune-Cookman’s president. Hubert L. Grimes was named interim president, sources told the Daytona Times Wednesday night. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA...

Megabus now making stops in Daytona

Local residents are pleased to have an alternate transportation service BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES For local residents looking for another mode of travel out of town,...

Church leaders seek cap on payday loans

THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Religious leaders Tuesday called on the Florida Constitution Revision Commission to move forward with a proposed constitutional amendment that would...