Sunday, September 27, 2020

Storm has minor impact on area

Tropical Storm Isaias passed the coast early Monday morning on its trek to the north, having minor impact on the Volusia County and surrounding...

More rent, mortgage help available for residents

On Aug. 4, the Volusia County Council allocated an additional $2.5 million to help local residents struggling to make their housing payments due to...

HUM seeking volunteers to help fill grocery bags

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES When the COVID-19 pandemic reached Volusia County and thousands of residents lost their jobs, Halifax Urban Ministries (HUM) saw its...

Census takers will hit the streets in mid-August

Didn’t complete your census form? Expect a knock on your door soon. Starting in mid-August, census takers across the nation will visit homes that haven’t...

Kindred hospice seeks volunteers

Kindred Hospice is seeking patient care and administrative volunteers in the Volusia/Flagler area. Volunteers receive specific training to help improve the quality of life for...

County reaches grim milestone; leader urges personal responsibility

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The coronavirus pandemic continues with no end in sight as confirmed cases and death tolls keep rising. On Monday, Volusia County recorded...

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...

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...

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...