Thursday, January 21, 2021

Little, Shaq to be honored; Wildcats get MEAC wins

LUIS SINCO/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Former Los Angeles Lakers great Shaquille O’Neal is all smiles after the unveiling of his statue outside...

Volusia parents adjust to virtual learning at home

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES At-home and online learning officially kicked off in Volusia County on Monday. The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in Volusia County Schools...

$4 million allocated for home-based businesses, protective equipment

“It’s an exciting program for us because we get to partner again with some stakeholders in the community.” HELGA VAN ECKERT County economic development director SPECIAL...

Volusia students return to classrooms

BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Thousands of Volusia County students returned to the classroom on Monday. It was the first time that local students had...

Park N’ Praise, Souls to the Polls among weekend voter education events

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES With early voting and vote by mail in full swing, the general election is near. The Equal Ground Educational Fund has...

Children and Families Advisory Board to meet Jan. 12

The Children and Families Advisory Board will meet at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, in Conference Room A of the Volusia County Lifeguard Headquarters,...

New WIC office opens in Pierson to serve eligible mothers and children

Pierson - The Volusia County Health Department has partnered with the Family Health Source Medical Centers of Northeast Florida Health Services, Inc. to open...

‘We must celebrate and we must act’

Volusia leaders urge attendees at MLK events to keep pressing for change BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES “What a beautiful day to be in this place...

Volusia health department to offer services at CMS

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Starting May 1, the Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia) will begin serving families from 8 a.m. to...

Daytona State plans poetry slam, Diaspora lecture

Daytona State College will commemorate Black History Month with a variety of activities that include a poetry slam, guest lecture and musical entertainment. The celebration,...