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Rollover Crash Blocks All Eastbound Lanes Of Interstate 4

Rollover Crash Blocks All Eastbound Lanes Of Interstate 4

Lake Helen, FL – Traffic was backed up for miles on Interstate 4 eastbound in Volusia County following a rollover crash. The Florida Highway Patrol says it happened around 10am Saturday at Mile Marker 116, just north of the Orange Camp Road exit near Lake Helen. A spokesman for Volusia County’s firefighters’ union says a […]

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Home Near New Smyrna Beach Destroyed In Early Morning Fire

Home Near New Smyrna Beach Destroyed In Early Morning Fire

New Smyrna Beach, FL – No injuries are reported after a house near New Smyrna Beach caught fire Saturday morning. Volusia County Fire Services went out to the home on 1404 Mary Avenue around 8:30am and evacuated the burning home soon after doing a search to make sure no one was inside. Firefighters from New […]

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VCSO: Fishermen Find Dead Man In Water Near Interstate 4

VCSO: Fishermen Find Dead Man In Water Near Interstate 4

Deltona, FL – Deputies are investigating after a man was found dead in a small body of water near Interstate 4 in Deltona. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office says the body was found by a small group of fishermen around 5:15pm Friday in the water behind the Publix supermarket at Saxon Crossings. That’s on the […]

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Ormond Beach Police Looking To Question Son In Father’s Death

Ormond Beach Police Looking To Question Son In Father’s Death

Ormond Beach, FL – Ormond Beach police are searching for a 20-year-old man as a person of interest in his father’s death. The girlfriend of the victim told 911 that she saw Garrett Schroeder leaving his Foxhunter Flat home soon after she found her boyfriend’s dead body. Police believe Schroeder’s father had been dead for […]

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2 Men Arrested In Early Morning Stabbing In New Smyrna Beach

2 Men Arrested In Early Morning Stabbing In New Smyrna Beach

New Smyrna Beach, FL – An Edgewater man is facing an attempted murder charge and a homeless man faces aggravated battery after police say they stabbed 2 other men during a drug deal on beachside. 49-year-old Frank Petherick and 29-year-old Shawn Hurley were booked into Volusia County Jail Friday following the early morning incident at […]

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FCSO: Thousands Of Dollars In Items Taken From Parked SUV

FCSO: Thousands Of Dollars In Items Taken From Parked SUV

Palm Coast, FL – The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office wants your help to find a man they believe stole thousands of dollars in items from a sport utility vehicle parked at a strip mall and then used credit cards taken from that SUV to go shopping. Security stills of the man FCSO is looking for […]

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Use FL511 To Beat The Independence Day Weekend Traffic

Use FL511 To Beat The Independence Day Weekend Traffic

Daytona Beach, FL – Motorists can expect more traffic on the roadways throughout the Independence Day holiday weekend. During this time, the Florida Department of Transportation encourages travelers to check its 511 Traveler Information System to stay up to date on crashes, congestion, construction and more on all of Florida’s interstates, toll roads and other […]

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Daytona Beach Police Set Traffic Patterns For 4th Of July Races

Daytona Beach Police Set Traffic Patterns For 4th Of July Races

Daytona Beach, FL – The 2015 July races are scheduled to begin Saturday, July 4, 2015. The Daytona International Speedway will host the following races: Saturday, July 4, 2015 will be the running of the Subway Firecracker 250 and on Sunday, July 5, 2015 will be the running of the Coke Zero 400 race. We […]

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NSB Hosting Meeting On Central Beach Flood Mitigation Project

NSB Hosting Meeting On Central Beach Flood Mitigation Project

New Smyrna Beach, FL – Residents and business owners of the Central Beach area of New Smyrna Beach are encouraged to attend a meeting on Thursday for updates on the neighborhood’s ongoing storm mitigation project. The meeting will start at 6pm at the Coronado Civic Center (223 Flagler Avenue). The Central Beach area encompasses the […]

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Health Officials Urge Safety First During 4th Of July Celebrations

Health Officials Urge Safety First During 4th Of July Celebrations

Tallahassee, FL—On July 4, residents and visitors celebrate America’s Independence Day with family and friends. The Florida Department of Health reminds everyone to be responsible if using fireworks at their events. “As you plan for summer celebrations, think about safety before, during and after you use fireworks,” said State Surgeon General and Secretary of Health Dr. […]

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Flagler County Disaster Preparedness Guide Has Been Updated

Flagler County Disaster Preparedness Guide Has Been Updated

Flagler County, FL-The Disaster Preparedness guide created for Flagler County and its cities has been updated to include more information residents need to know before, during and after a natural disaster. The 20-page guide is color coded for ease of use. The yellow section highlights the pertinent information needed before something happens, while the red […]

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County To Administer Energy Grant For The Elderly

County To Administer Energy Grant For The Elderly

Volusia County, FL- Volusia County’s Human Services has agreed to administer the Emergency Home Energy Assistance for the Elderly Program (EHEAP) for ElderSource. The program provides emergency cooling and heating energy assistance to eligible households with at least one person age 60 or older living in the household. Funds may be used to assist with […]

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Several Volusia Brush Fires Caused By Lightning Strikes

Several Volusia Brush Fires Caused By Lightning Strikes

New Smyrna Beach, FL – A series of brush fires in southeast Volusia made Thursday afternoon a busy one for county firefighters. The largest of those fires was a nearly 8-acre blaze along State Road 415 and Rasley Road in New Smyrna Beach. Other brush fires sparked up Thursday afternoon along Interstate 95 just south […]

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Police Searching For Daytona Lagoon Burglary Suspect

Police Searching For Daytona Lagoon Burglary Suspect

Daytona Beach, FL – Investigators think a man who broke into a Daytona Beach water park over a year ago did it again over a week ago. The Daytona Beach Police Department released security video and stills of the suspect from both break-ins at Daytona Lagoon on Thursday. The video is posted above this article […]

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15 Volunteers Appointed To Volusia Charter Review Commission

15 Volunteers Appointed To Volusia Charter Review Commission

DeLand, FL – Volusia County finds a few civic-minded residents to help review and suggest changes to the county charter in time for next year’s Presidential election. 15 volunteers – many prominent citizens within the county – were appointed to the Volusia County Charter Review Commission during Thursday’s Volusia County Council meeting. Among those appointed […]

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Suspect In Shooting Of 2 Men In Daytona Beach Turns Himself In

Suspect In Shooting Of 2 Men In Daytona Beach Turns Himself In

Daytona Beach, FL – A suspect sought for shooting 2 other men at a home in Daytona Beach earlier this week is now in custody. The Daytona Beach Police Department says 22-year-old Lavonte E. Sol turned himself in just after midnight on Thursday. As of 2:30pm Thursday, Sol is held on $50,000 bond at Volusia […]

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VCSO: Deltona Serial Flasher Finally In Custody

VCSO: Deltona Serial Flasher Finally In Custody

Deltona, FL – The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office says the serial flasher going around Deltona exposing himself to women for the last 5 months is finally in custody. VCSO announced the arrest of 23-year-old Jonathan Owens of Deltona on Thursday, charging him in 8 separate incidents dating back to February. VCSO spokesman Andrew Gant says […]

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DeBary Man Among 12 Nabbed In Online Child Sex Sting

DeBary Man Among 12 Nabbed In Online Child Sex Sting

Seminole County, FL – A Volusia County man is among 12 men arrested and charged in an online child sex sting based in Central Florida. Most of those arrested – including 51-year-old John Edgar Brannon of DeBary – live in the Central Florida area, according to a press release sent on Thursday by the Seminole […]

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