Sunday, July 12, 2020

Daytona State to offer daytime welding classes

In response to increasing demand for skilled welders, Daytona State College (DSC) has expanded its welding program to offer daytime courses leading to an...

Scholarship, training fund to help keep Castile’s name alive

NORTH STAR NEWS TODAY TRICE EDNEY NEWS SERVICE Police have shot and killed at least 175 black men so far, this year, but it’s probably safe...

Former prosecutor takes on police brutality in ‘Chokehold’

BY LAUREN VICTORIA BURKE NNPA NEWSWIRE Police brutality in the Black community is as old as law enforcement itself. Former federal prosecutor Paul Butler speaks in depth...

Morehouse student follows passion, finds Black Press

BY TIANA HUNT NNPA NEWS SERVICE Darrell Williams is a rising senior at Morehouse College, who has big dreams of being a creative director, one day. Williams,...

Alumni: It was time for him to go

Citing financial mismanagement, grads had been pushing for the president to resign. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Dr. Edison Jackson, Bethune-Cookman University’s sixth president, announced on Tuesday...

Looking ahead to MLK Day 2018

Cities, county working on joint King weekend events The first year the federal Martin Luther King Jr. holiday was observed was Jan. 20, 1986. Around...

Report shows that Black men are ‘dying too soon’

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of all men in Volusia County, including Black men. Cancer and unintentional death are second...

Church will continue to offer free hot meals and hope

Hope Fellowship is extending its Tuesday ‘We Feed’ program. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Just before going to work on Tuesday afternoons, Howard Boyd stops by Hope...

More Motown in Midtown

The Midtown Motown concert series continued on July 8 with the Two Timers band as well as Luther Vandross songs by Eric Harris. A...

Community News

Free school physicals available from health department Parents of school-aged children can get no-cost school physicals at Florida Department of Health (DOH) locations in Volusia...