Friday, April 23, 2021
law enforcement

New anti-riot law has local activists on edge

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES On Monday, Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill into law that makes it illegal for protesters to riot, loot, burn or...
Deric Feacher

A HISTORY-MAKING MOVE FOR CITY

Daytona Beach gets more diverse at the top with the hiring of Deric Feacher as city manager. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Deric Feacher will be Daytona...

Feacher named Daytona Beach city manager

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Daytona Beach has named Deric Feacher as its next city manager. The City Commission voted 6-1 to hire him during a special...

DeSantis rejects pardon request for Desmond Meade

BY DARA KAM NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Desmond Meade has won international acclaim for his voting-rights advocacy and helped thousands of convicted felons like...

Report: Publix heiress gave $300,000 to Trump rally preceding Capitol riots

BY MONIVETTE CORDEIRO ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS ORLANDO — A Publix heiress contributed about $300,000 to a rally held by former President Donald Trump that preceded the Jan....

Trump supporters and far-right groups rally in Washington to protest election results

BY MOLLY O'TOOLE LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS WASHINGTON — When the 2020 presidential election was called for Joe Biden and thousands of his supporters gathered at barricades...

Harris faced racism, sexism on way to victory

BY DAVID LIGHTMAN MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU WASHINGTON — Kamala Harris will become the 49th vice president of the United States, the first woman and the first...

‘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...

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...