Friday, August 14, 2020

Ormond Beach to distribute sandbags

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES The city of Ormond Beach is encouraging residents to prepare for hurricane season by picking up their sandbags early. A...

Church continues to give away food to public

Living Faith Truth Ministries of Daytona Beach in partnership held a food giveaway on July 28 with the assistance of Daytona Commissioner Dannette Henry...

College campuses opening up

B-CU, Daytona State and ERAU are scheduled to start classes next month. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The coronavirus pandemic shut down colleges and universities back...

Don’t reopen schools without a safety plan

Common sense and intelligence can still determine what we do, even in this crazy environment. We’re not going to use our children as guinea...

Volusia delays school start date

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The Volusia County School District voted to push back the start date of the 2020-21 school year to Aug. 31 during...

Volusia County allocates more rent, mortgage assistance

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES DELAND – The Volusia County Council allocated another $5 million on Tuesday in emergency rent and mortgage assistance to help...

Lewis marches to the polls in Daytona

  In 2016, Congressman John Lewis travelled to Volusia to march to the polls with residents voting at the City Island Library. Former Bethune-Cookman University...

School Board leaves Turie T. Elementary behind

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Turie T. Small Elementary, at 800 South Street, was built in 1954. It’s the oldest school in Volusia County. Four generations of...

Prep sports fight heat, virus during workouts

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The sports world continues to make a comeback during the coronavirus pandemic. It is summer break, but high school sports are...

Butler waits for NBA approval on statement-making jersey

BY ANTHONY CHIANG MIAMI HERALD / TNS When the NBA season resumes at Walt Disney World, Jimmy Butler will be one of the few players without...