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6 Finalists Chosen For Port Orange Interim City Manager Job

6 Finalists Chosen For Port Orange Interim City Manager Job

Port Orange, FL – The search for Greg Kisela’s temporary – and possibly permanent – replacement is formally underway in Port Orange. 6 candidates were placed on a short list from a field of 65 names during a special Port Orange City Council meeting Thursday at POCC chambers on City Center Circle. All the candidates […]

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Indiana Assistant Replaces Late Logan Fleck At Stetson

Indiana Assistant Replaces Late Logan Fleck At Stetson

DeLand, FL – Less than 2 weeks after the unexpected death of the leader of their Men’s Soccer program, Stetson University has picked an Orlando native to replace Logan Fleck. The Hatters announced on Thursday that Ernie Yarborough (right side of picture above) will take over as head coach starting on August 8th. Yarborough is […]

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5 People Sought For Beheading Statue At European Village

5 People Sought For Beheading Statue At European Village

Palm Coast, FL – 4 men and a woman are being sought by the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office after they allegedly beheaded the Venus De Milo statue at European Village earlier this month. FCSO says the 5 people (pictured above) were caught on security video damaging the statue just after midnight on July 9th. Deputy […]

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Daytona Man Booked For Threatening Mother With Machete

Daytona Man Booked For Threatening Mother With Machete

Daytona Beach, FL – A Daytona Beach man is held on $7,000 bond after police say he went after his mother with a machete. 34-year-old Kevin M. Bolden was arrested just before 2am Tuesday at his home on 618 Verdell Street, soon after his mother – Kennetha Bolden – called 911 for help. According to […]

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Study: Most People Ignored Starlight Tornado Warnings

Study: Most People Ignored Starlight Tornado Warnings

Palm Coast, FL – A new study shows that most of the Palm Coast residents who received an emergency warning just before an EF-1 tornado hit last December took no action to protect themselves after receiving the warning. The study – titled “New Media for Emergency Tornado Notification” – was done by Ormond Beach resident […]

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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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Reel In The Fun At Kids Fishing Tournament

Reel In The Fun At Kids Fishing Tournament

Ormond Beach, FL - On Saturday, September 6th, the City of Ormond Beach will be hosting a FREE kids catch and release fishing tournament, REEL in the FUN, at Bailey Riverbridge Gardens, 1 North Beach Street. Prior registration is required to participate in the tournament which is limited to Ormond Beach residents.  The tournament is open to […]

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Embry-Riddle Named Model Of Efficiency By University Business

Embry-Riddle Named Model Of Efficiency By University Business

Daytona Beach, FL - Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is one of nine colleges and universities nationwide recently honored by University Business magazine as a Model of Efficiency for streamlining operations through technology. One initiative that earned Embry-Riddle the designation was its shift from paper to digital orientation packets, according to Registrar M.J. Caro. When Caro joined Embry-Riddle in 2012, […]

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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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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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Ormond Man Charged With Stabbing Roommate & Vehicle Break-Ins

Ormond Man Charged With Stabbing Roommate & Vehicle Break-Ins

Ormond Beach, FL – A fight over missing money, clothes and booze leads to an Ormond Beach man charged with trying to kill his roommate. 18-year-old Raven E. Tuthill was found hiding under a crib at the Endora Street property he lives at around 3:30 Wednesday morning and charged with attempted felony murder by the […]

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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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Bond Revoked For Ormond Man Charged With Vehicular Homicide

Bond Revoked For Ormond Man Charged With Vehicular Homicide

Ormond Beach, FL – An Ormond Beach man charged with driving under the influence in the July 2012 deaths of 2 Flagler teenagers is thrown back in jail after he was arrested again for DUI over the weekend. The State Attorney’s Office announced on Wednesday afternoon that a judge has revoked the bond of Louis N. […]

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