Thursday, June 4, 2020

Spiritually Speaking…God, Man’s Final Frontier and Last Result

The older I get the more convinced I am that I am going to surely fail, fail miserably as a matter of fact, in...

Church celebrates its seniors at annual Golden Harvest event

The annual Golden Harvest Celebration was held at Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Daytona Beach on Nov. 16. “Celebrating the G.O.L.D. “Grateful-Outstanding-Loving-Disciples,” was the...

Speakers at local programs make plea for unity, humility

The 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s death celebrated the nation’s greatest advocate of nonviolent liberation and humanitarian rights for all people. A...

Greater Friendship pastor has plans to help youth, seniors, vets

BY JAMES HARPER SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Dr. Michael A. Chambers says his roots are planted and he’s ready to take Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist...

West Volusia NAACP draws 500-plus to 29th banquet

PHOTOS BY CHARLES W. CHERRY II Deltona District 3 City Commissioner Maritza Avila-Vazquez, banquet speaker Hubert Grimes, Deltona City Manager Jane...

Daphne Cooper returns to AACS for June 7 show

COURTESY OF A DANTE PRODUCTION Daphne Cooper brings her sultry, witty, crowd-pleasing lines and comedic persona.

Naomi McLaurin, 102, remembered as great cook, encourager

Naomi Tinnin McLaurin died on April 30 at age 102. The Rev. Edwin...

Area churches preparing for busy Holy Week

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Easter is April 16 and there are plenty of activities and services for residents leading up to the Christian holiday. Holy...

Palm Coast church planning anniversary

The First A.M.E. Church (First Church) in Palm Coast will celebrate its 25th anniversary during a Sept. 17 service at 4 p.m. The church...

Greater New Zion honors Troutman for decades of service

Darnell L. Troutman, a native and lifelong resident of Daytona Beach, was honored on July 23 at Greater New Zion Primitive Baptist Church for...