Thursday, November 26, 2020

Hundreds of fighting chickens seized from residence in Seville

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES More than 200 chickens were seized overnight on Nov. 2 from a residence in Seville where Volusia County officials believe...

Volusia to offer online utility assistance applications

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Residents seeking assistance with their utility bills will soon be able to complete and submit an application online starting Monday,...

‘A JUDGE TO ALL PEOPLE’

Joan Anthony says she’s excited about ‘serving everyone’ as a new circuit judge. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Attorney Joan Anthony defeated her opponent on Nov. 3...

Anthony elected judge; Wright and Henry fall short

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Attorney Joan Anthony was elected to a circuit judge seat on Tuesday night, winning 57 percent of the vote over her...

Family summit set for Nov. 5-6 in Daytona

The African American Family Institute (AAFI) will present the African American Family Summit 2020. The theme is “Family Strong: Reimagining African American Communities.’’ The summit...

B-CU alum’s debut rap single encourages young people to vote

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Aquino Cole, professionally known as “Kino Ink,” is releasing his debut single, “Write A Way” to launch his career...

Florida NAACP issues recommendations on amendments

The NAACP Florida State Conference has released the following recommendations on the state’s constitutional amendments. These amendments are on the Nov. 3 ballot. Amendment...

Local leaders make a final plea to Black voters

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES With early voting set to end on Nov. 1 and the general election on Tuesday, local Black leaders are making one...

Jakari Young to become Daytona’s first Black police chief

BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Daytona Beach Police Deputy Chief Jakari Young, 42, has been named the city’s next police chief. Young will be sworn in on Friday,...

Legendary gospel singer Bishop Rance Allen dies at age 71

COMPILED BY FLORIDA COURIER STAFF Gospel legend Bishop Rance Allen has died at age 71. Allen died around 3 a.m. Oct. 31 while recovering from a...