Tuesday, October 20, 2020

PEACE AT THE POLLS

Local law enforcement will be keeping an eye on polling places to make sure there’s no voter intimation or violence. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES There are...

Beware of scammers pretending to be from Social Security

BY NICOLE TIGGEMANN TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE In the digital age, frauds and scams are an unfortunate part of doing...

McCarthys celebrate 50th anniversary with ‘Heavenly Bliss’ event

I’m glad to be back from vacation, extremely blessed that Louie and I celebrated our golden wedding anniversary exactly 50 years to the day...

Remembering longtime local educator Vivian Charles

Vivian Charles BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Family and friends of Mrs. Vivian Hickley Charles, 87,...

SECOND IN COMMAND

Jakari Young is the second Black to climb the ranks to deputy chief BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF The Daytona Beach Police Department (DBPD) promoted one of...

Governor says he ‘didn’t serve to defend neo-Nazis’

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Florida Gov. Rick Scott and Attorney General Pam Bondi, both strong supporters of President Donald Trump,...

Newgarden wins IndyCar’s Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

LUIS SANTANA/TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS IndyCar driver Josef Newgarden celebrates with his team in victory circle after winning his first Firestone Grand...

Local youth sports making a slow return

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Youth sports are trying to make a comeback. Last month, the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) in Florida started back competition. Local AAU...

Black history still distorted after 400 years

According to some historians, “Afro-descendants” first entered these United States in 1619 off the coast of Virginia. ...

Greater Friendship pastor has plans to help youth, seniors, vets

BY JAMES HARPER SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Dr. Michael A. Chambers says his roots are planted and he’s ready to take Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist...