Monday, January 18, 2021

Another happy ending for book festival

Authors share their thoughts on literacy and the importance of the annual event. PHOTOS BY DUANE C....

Halloween-inspired candlelight tours scheduled at DeBary Hall

Candlelight will lead the way while listening to scary tales from the past on a spooky tour designed to startle and activate the imagination. The...

Republican Senate won’t move America forward

Americans are disgusted that Washington has become dysfunctional, even as Americans struggle with ever greater challenges –...

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...

Out of the shadows: Overt racism flourishing in South

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE Race relations in the United States, especially in the South, are plagued by troubling examples of the challenges that face...

Alfonso ‘Pangy’ Williams dies

DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Alfonso “Pangy” Williams, a lifelong Daytona resident, died Sept. 2 at Halifax Health Hospice of Volusia-Flagler, Port Orange. He was 69. Born May...

Bringing history to life

Mrs. Mary Fears (center) poses with members of the Voices of Pride-Re-enactors on Friday after production of “The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass...

B-CU students join global protest

In a video appeal, young adults implore: Stop. Don’t shoot. We are Bethune women and  Cookman men and we have dreams.” BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Across...

Say a prayer for Leah

Cincinnati Bengals defensive lineman Devon Still is seeking prayers for his 5-year-old daughter, Leah, who has been battling cancer for a year. The girl...

The Safari Lounge: The place for good times

Ferguson recaps his experience as owner of the popular nightspot, which closed down last month. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Arguably the top nightspot in Daytona...