Thursday, September 24, 2020

Another Black on the Volusia County Council?

Dr. Willie Kimmons hopes so. He is running for the District 2 seat being vacated by Josh Wagner. BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Dr. Willie Kimmons, a...

Signs cause chaos at City Island

Days before election, Daytona commission takes down campaign signage from city’s only early voting site. BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Campaign signs and tents had to...

Trump cranks up Venezuela’s misery

President Trump apparently has decided that intervention in Venezuela’s agonies can help...

Howard University, NNPA poll thousands of Black voters

More than 21,200 calls were made nationwide from Oct. 23 to Oct. 30. In a historic effort to measure the pulse of African-American voters, the...

Donald Trump’s infrastructure hoax

Nearly ten percent of our bridges are deficient or decrepit, a quarter of our schools are in fair or poor condition. More than half...

Longtime area congressman defeated by political newcomer

FROM WIRE REPORTS Political novice Stephanie Murphy, with a powerful financial push from national Democrats, including U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, ousted veteran U.S....

Democrats’ political gifts to No. 45

After watching and reading about the highlights of the Democratic Party ‘debates’ I am convinced that the...

Black women mobilizing for 2016 election

BY JAZELLE HUNT NNPA NEWS SERVICE As the 2016 election cycle ramps up, Essence magazine and the Black Women’s Roundtable have teamed up to mobilize and...

HBCU leaders get face time with Trump

B-CU’s Jackson was among the presidents who met Monday with Trump, who pledged support to the Black institutions. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Dr. Edison Jackson, Bethune-Cookman...

Just wake me when it’s over

Remember that song by both the Supremes and the Four Tops – “Wake Me When It’s Over?” The singers felt like they were having...