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Deltona Man Admits He Used Weed Whacker To Discipline Boy

Deltona Man Admits He Used Weed Whacker To Discipline Boy

Deltona, FL – The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office arrests a Deltona man who admitted to disciplining a 6-year-old boy with a weed whacker. 25-year-old Montrell A. Brundidge is free on bond following his arrest around 6pm Monday at his Quail Drive home. VCSO says it all started when a 24-year-old woman went to their Deltona […]

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Jury Convicts Flagler Man Claming “Sexsomnia” Made Him Molest Girl

Jury Convicts Flagler Man Claming “Sexsomnia” Made Him Molest Girl

Bunnell, FL – A Flagler County man who says he suffers from “sexsomnia” could get life behind bars for sexually molesting a child. A jury of 5 men and a woman deliberated for 90 minutes before finding Caleb N. Ruh guilty on Wednesday of lewd and lascivious molestation of a child. Prosecutors say Ruh’s defense […]

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Holly Hill Man Convicted In 16 Minutes Of Raping A Woman

Holly Hill Man Convicted In 16 Minutes Of Raping A Woman

Daytona Beach, FL – A Holly Hill man faces prison for the rest of his life after a Volusia County jury took just 16 minutes to find him guilty of raping a woman. Kenneth D. Bronson of Alta Drive was convicted Wednesday morning following a 2-day trial presided by 7th Circuit Judge R. Michael Hutcheson. […]

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400+ Volusia Students Taking Part In New Free Suppers Program

400+ Volusia Students Taking Part In New Free Suppers Program

Daytona Beach, FL – At least 400 students at 3 public schools in East Volusia will get the chance to get free suppers every school day starting next month. On September 15th, Volusia County Schools is starting a new pilot program called the Afterschool Nutrition Program, which is a sub-component of the Child Care Food […]

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David Harden Formally Hired To Be Port Orange City Manager

David Harden Formally Hired To Be Port Orange City Manager

Port Orange, FL – The City of Port Orange has themselves a new interim City Manager. By a 5-0 vote at Tuesday night’s meeting, the Port Orange City Council agreed to hire former Delray Beach City Manager David T. Harden to replace the already departed Greg Kisela. Harden – who was not present for the […]

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DeLeon Springs Felon Faces Life For Owning Guns & Ammo

DeLeon Springs Felon Faces Life For Owning Guns & Ammo

Orlando, FL – A 36-year-old convicted felon living in DeLeon Springs could spend the rest of his life in a cell after a federal judge finds him guilty of possessing multiple firearms and ammunition. Marco Maurice Heath was convicted Tuesday by United States District Judge Roy B. Dalton, Jr. in an Orlando federal court. Department […]

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Paid  Construction Internships Now Offered At 4 Volusia High Schools

Paid Construction Internships Now Offered At 4 Volusia High Schools

DeLand, FL – The Volusia Building Industry Association and Volusia County Schools announce a new student summer internship program aimed at placing juniors and seniors in high school into paid internships in the local construction industry. This new partnership will lead to an expansion of existing nationally recognized career and technical programs within the school […]

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State ALS Chapter Asking Ice Bucket People To Donate To Them

State ALS Chapter Asking Ice Bucket People To Donate To Them

Daytona Beach, FL – The “ice bucket” phenomenon sweeping through social media has resulted in millions of dollars trickling in from all corners of the United States in the fight against Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, better known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s Disease. But only a small fraction of those millions are going to help Floridians […]

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Votran Rider Appreciation Day At Jackie Robinson Ballpark

Votran Rider Appreciation Day At Jackie Robinson Ballpark

Daytona Beach, FL - To celebrate nearly 40 years of service and show appreciation to itsloyal riders, Votran is offering free entry into Jackie RobinsonBallpark August 29 to riders who show a Votran bus pass at the gate.During Votran Rider Appreciation Day, fixed-route buses will be ondisplay and all Cubs fans will have a chance to win prizes. […]

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Port Orange Library Hosts Credit Workshop

Port Orange Library Hosts Credit Workshop

Port Orange, FL - Personal bankers Cody Mills and Matt Rinaldi will lead a financial empowerment workshop at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, at the Port Orange Regional Library, 1005 City Center Circle.They will provide an overview of credit, discuss how to establish good credit, and present information on identity theft.Reservations are not required for this free […]

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Deltona Library Hosts ‘Couponing 101’ Workshop

Deltona Library Hosts ‘Couponing 101’ Workshop

Deltona, FL - Coupon pro Mary Edwards will share tips, strategies and formulas forsaving money at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, at the Deltona RegionalLibrary, 2150 Eustace Ave.Edwards lives in Central Florida with her husband and young children.Her goal is to help families save money and stay on or below theirpersonal budget.Reservations are not required for the […]

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FHP’s Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over Campaign Starts This Week

FHP’s Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over Campaign Starts This Week

The Florida Highway Patrol will concentrate its enforcement efforts on drunk driving over the next two weeks as part of the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign that begins today and runs through Labor Day on Sept. 1. The Patrol will join law enforcement and highway safety agencies across the nation to remove […]

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VCSO: Deltona Man Pointed Gun At Newspaper Delivery Drivers

VCSO: Deltona Man Pointed Gun At Newspaper Delivery Drivers

Deltona, FL – A 60-year-old retiree is free on $15,000 bond after 3 men say he pointed a silver revolver at them while they delivered newspapers near his Deltona home. John E. Hawkins was arrested around 4:30am Tuesday at his residence on Poinciana Lane by the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office and charged with 3 counts […]

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3 Men Identified In Deadly Plane Crash Near Bahamas

3 Men Identified In Deadly Plane Crash Near Bahamas

Ormond Beach, FL – Authorities have formally identified 3 of the 4 men who died when a plane that took off from Ormond Beach Municipal Airport crashed near the Bahamas. The United States embassy in Nassau tells WNDB that Terry Haines, Robert Michael Kennedy and Matthew Sokolowski were killed around 10am Monday when the plane […]

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Deltona Woman Charged As Accomplice In String Of Robberies

Deltona Woman Charged As Accomplice In String Of Robberies

Deltona, FL – A Deltona woman is held on $100,000 bond after the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office believes she helped the man they’ve charged with robbing 4 Deltona stores in 10 days. 20-year-old Cassandra Hutchins was arrested Tuesday by VCSO and charged with being an accomplice to 1 of the 4 robberies allegedly committed by […]

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Man Linked To Central Florida Arsons Fighting Move To Georgia

Man Linked To Central Florida Arsons Fighting Move To Georgia

Daytona Beach, FL – A 40-year-old Sanford man linked to over 25 recent arsons in Daytona Beach and other parts of Central Florida will remain in jail for now as he fights his extradition to Georgia. Volusia County Judge Belle Schumann ruled during a court hearing on Tuesday afternoon that Steven Angle will stay in […]

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Medication Change For Van-In-Ocean Mom Following Hearing

Medication Change For Van-In-Ocean Mom Following Hearing

Daytona Beach, FL – The “Van-In-Ocean” mom has undergone a medication change following a court hearing in Volusia County earlier this week. Ebony Wilkerson – who left Volusia County Jail on May 30th after her bond was lowered from $1.2 million to $90,000 – was not in court for that hearing on Monday. Volusia County […]

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Bunnell Woman Hurt In Texting-While-Driving Wreck Gets $4.3 Million

Bunnell Woman Hurt In Texting-While-Driving Wreck Gets $4.3 Million

Bunnell, FL – A Flagler County judge gives $4.3 million dollars to a Bunnell woman who was placed in a coma after a texting-while-driving accident. 7th Circuit Judge Dennis Craig handed down that award to a 26-year-old woman earlier this month, over 3 years after she was severely injured in that December 2010 accident. Authorities […]

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