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Mom Arrested For DUI Had Young Son In Car Near New Smyrna Beach

Mom Arrested For DUI Had Young Son In Car Near New Smyrna Beach

Volusia County, Fl – A mom was arrested for driving under the influence with her eight-year-old child in the car. Deputies were called out on Friday morning at 3:30am to the area of 10th street and South Dixie Freeway for a report of a blue Nissan SUV leaving the scene of a fight. They witnessed […]

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Armed Carjacking Suspect Arrested On I-4 In Stolen Mercedes

Armed Carjacking Suspect Arrested On I-4 In Stolen Mercedes

  DeLand, FL-Deputies took an armed carjacking suspect into custody on WB I-4 Thursday in the 2000 Mercedes Kompressor he’s now charged with taking from the victim at knifepoint near DeLand Deputies went to 225A West Haven Road Thursday where the victim and the mother of the suspect live. 21-year-old Rafael Estrada apparently became upset […]

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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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Police Investigating Molestation Claim Against Former Teacher

Police Investigating Molestation Claim Against Former Teacher

South Daytona, FL – The former Warner Christian Academy teacher locked up for having and making child porn is now being investigated for molesting at least 1 child at the private school’s summer camp. The South Daytona Police Department confirmed on Thursday that they’re looking into at least 1 allegation of lewd and lascivious molestation […]

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Homeless Man Linked To At Least 12 Burglaries In Daytona

Homeless Man Linked To At Least 12 Burglaries In Daytona

Daytona Beach, FL – A 41-year-old man is behind bars after Daytona Beach police tie him to 6 business burglaries and work towards tying him to at least another 6 business burglaries, all in the past month or so. The Property Crimes Unit of the Daytona Beach Police Department arrested Joel Rodriguez of NW 179th […]

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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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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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Career Criminals Target Of Joint Strike Force In Volusia County

Career Criminals Target Of Joint Strike Force In Volusia County

Daytona Beach, FL – State Attorney R.J. Larizza will be on hand Friday morning to announce a joint strike force aimed at career criminals here. Larizza will be joined by Volusia County Sheriff Ben Johnson and Daytona Beach Police Chief Mike Chitwood for the announcement. The press conference will announce a new Mutual Aid Agreement between the […]

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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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