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FCSO: Drunk Driver Had 7-Year-Old Grandson In Vehicle

FCSO: Drunk Driver Had 7-Year-Old Grandson In Vehicle

Palm Coast, FL – The grandfather of a 7-year-old boy is charged in Flagler County for driving drunk while the boy was in a passenger seat in his grandfather’s Toyota Corolla. 44-year-old Edgar A. Hernandez of Palm Coast was arrested just before 11am Tuesday along Belle Terre Parkway and charged with driving under the inflence […]

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VCSO Supervisor Quits After Investigation Claimed He Was Abusive

VCSO Supervisor Quits After Investigation Claimed He Was Abusive

DeLand, FL – A 13-year veteran of the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office quit his job earlier this month after he was to be demoted and suspended for abusive behavior towards other co-workers. 57-year-old Arthur Feierman – a supervisor in VCSO’s Records Section for the past decade – resigned on July 1st after an internal investigation […]

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Shannon Lewis Becomes 6th Port Orange Staffer To Resign

Shannon Lewis Becomes 6th Port Orange Staffer To Resign

Port Orange, FL – The staff shake-up continues in Port Orange less than 24 hours before the City Council holds a special meeting about their open interim City Manager position. Shannon Lewis – the woman chosen by the POCC to become the interim City Manager following Greg Kisela’s resignation – has resigned as Assistant City […]

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NSBPD: Marion County Man Had Sex With 13-Year-Old At Motel

NSBPD: Marion County Man Had Sex With 13-Year-Old At Motel

New Smyrna Beach, FL – A Marion County man is free on bond after police say he drove over 2 hours to have sex multiple times at a New Smyrna Beach motel with a 13-year-old girl. Devin Taylor Schmidtke of NE 143rd Street in Fort McCoy was arrested on Saturday by the Marion County Sheriff’s […]

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Bunnell Man Charged With Shoving His Mother To The Ground

Bunnell Man Charged With Shoving His Mother To The Ground

Bunnell, FL – A 57-year-old man is cuffed and booked after Flagler County deputies say he shoved his mother to the ground while fighting over money. Robert Deen Cowart is free on $6,000 bond on 1 count each of domestic violence and battery on a person over 65 years old following his arrest on Monday […]

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$800,000 Budget Deficit Leads To Layoffs In Bunnell

$800,000 Budget Deficit Leads To Layoffs In Bunnell

Bunnell, FL – Numerous employees at the City of Bunnell have been let go as the city tries to rein in an $800,000 budget deficit. The Bunnell City Commission agreed earlier this week to eliminate their grants department and 40% of the Bunnell Police Department along with other staff members. The BCC also cut their […]

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Community

Horticulturist To Address Invasive Plants

Horticulturist To Address Invasive Plants

DeLand, FL - Joe Sewards, an urban and residential horticulturist, will explain howto identify and control invasive plants from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday,Aug. 16, at the Volusia County Agricultural Center, 3100 E. New YorkAve., DeLand.His presentation is part of the “Saturday growin’s on” programsponsored by the University of Florida/Volusia County Extension.Register before Aug. 13 by sending a […]

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Casements Closed Temporarily For Maintenance

Casements Closed Temporarily For Maintenance

The Casements will be closed beginning Saturday, August 2nd, through Sunday, August 10th, in order for the floors to be refinished. The Casements will reopen on Monday, August 11th. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience.

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Legal Advice Clinic To Be Held For Civil Matters

Legal Advice Clinic To Be Held For Civil Matters

Ormond Beach, FL - Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida (CLSMF) will be holding a clinic for residents on Thursday, August 7, 2014.  CLSMF clinics are held on the first Thursday of each month.  The clinics are held in Conference Room 103 in City Hall located at 22 S. Beach Street.  Conference Room 103 is located just before the elevator […]

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Child Clowns To Perform At Port Orange Library

Child Clowns To Perform At Port Orange Library

Port Orange, FL -The Fan-Tastic Clown-Tastics will kick off International Clowns Weekwith a free performance at 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at the Port OrangeRegional Library, 1005 City Center Circle.The troupe of 10 local children, ages 8 to 12, recently completed aweeklong clown camp at the library, learning the clowning basics inpreparation for their 45-minute show.Under […]

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Health Insurance Navigators Offer Assistance At Public Libraries

Health Insurance Navigators Offer Assistance At Public Libraries

Volusia County, FL - The next open enrollment period for the Health Insurance Marketplaceruns from Nov. 15 to Feb. 15, but individuals can enroll now if theyhave experienced certain changes in status, including:●       Got married●       Had a baby or adopted a child●       Had a change in immigration status●     […]

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Port Orange Library To Host Alzheimer’s Workshop

Port Orange Library To Host Alzheimer’s Workshop

Port Orange, FL - Learn about “Memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease”during a free workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Aug. 6, at thePort Orange Regional Library.Danny Anez, associate director of programs for the Alzheimer’sAssociation of Central and North Florida, will discuss:●       Symptoms and effects of Alzheimer’s disease and other types ofdementia●   […]

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Former Flagler Beach Pastor Arrested For Taking Nearly $400,000

Former Flagler Beach Pastor Arrested For Taking Nearly $400,000

Flagler Beach, FL – A former pastor at a Flagler Beach church was arrested in North Carolina earlier this month for stealing nearly $400,000 from his ex-parishioners. Wesley Alan Brown was taken into custody July 14th in Brunswick County, North Carolina. Brown is accused of talking some of the members of Calvary Chapel Flagler Beach […]

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DeLand Woman Tells Cops Her Pet Baby Goat Was Stolen

DeLand Woman Tells Cops Her Pet Baby Goat Was Stolen

DeLand, FL – Police have been called to investigate after a DeLand woman claims her pet baby goat was stolen, possibly by a neighbor. 27-year-old Mechelle Gallyot-McDonald called 911 around 10:30pm Sunday to say her goat – named Nelly – had apparently been taken away from the backyard of her home on 128 South Chandler […]

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Skull Halts Construction Of Florida Hospital DeLand Addition

Skull Halts Construction Of Florida Hospital DeLand Addition

DeLand, FL – Construction on a $3.5 million dollar addition to Florida Hospital DeLand has been halted after human remains were found in the construction zone. Volusia County has issued a stop work order for the hospital’s newest cardiac catheterization lab after a skull (picture above courtesy DeLand Police Department) and other remains were found […]

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Ormond Man Facing DUI Homicide Charges Busted For DUI Again

Ormond Man Facing DUI Homicide Charges Busted For DUI Again

Ormond Beach, FL – An Ormond Beach man has left the Volusia County Jail on a driving under the influence charge 2 years after he was charged with DUI in the deaths of 2 Flagler teenagers on Interstate 95. 24-year-old Louis N. Prinzo IV posted $1,000 bond on the DUI charge and on a drug […]

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Trio Charged With Taking 2 Dozen Guns From New Smyrna Home

Trio Charged With Taking 2 Dozen Guns From New Smyrna Home

Daytona Beach, FL – 3 people are held without bond at the Volusia County Jail after Sheriff’s investigators tied them to the thefts of 2 dozen firearms, ammunition, a car and other items in a series of recent vehicle and home burglaries. 19-year-old Alex Safford of Oak Hill, his 20-year-old girlfriend Mickala Garbarino of New […]

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Mom Arrested After Child Found Wandering Near US 1 In Edgewater

Mom Arrested After Child Found Wandering Near US 1 In Edgewater

Edgewater, FL – A  mother is facing a child neglect charge after a man called 911 saying he found her 2-year-old son in a diaper wandering alone near US 1. 27-year-old Brianna Cable was reportedly impaired when she was arrested by the Edgewater Police Department soon after the child was spotted around 9:40am Tuesday on […]

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