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Volusia County’s Property Appraiser Is Calling It A Career

Volusia County’s Property Appraiser Is Calling It A Career

Daytona Beach, FL – Volusia County’s longest-serving elected official says he’s not running for another term. In an interview on Thursday’s Marc Bernier program on WNDB, Morgan Gilreath confirmed that he is leaving his post as the county’s Property Appraiser, one he’s held since 1992. The Property Appraiser’s office is charged with setting the taxable […]

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DBPD Chief Renewing Effort To Shut Down Heritage Inn

DBPD Chief Renewing Effort To Shut Down Heritage Inn

Daytona Beach, FL – The head of the Daytona Beach Police Department says he’s going to do whatever he can to take a Ridgewood Avenue motel out of business. Mike Chitwood has repeatedly said the Heritage Inn on US 1 is a haven for crime and that his officers have spent way too much time […]

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DeBary Man Gets Life In Prison For Sexually Abusing Girl

DeBary Man Gets Life In Prison For Sexually Abusing Girl

DeLand, FL – Jurors listened for 2 days and then took around 3 hours to deliberate before finding a DeBary man guilty of sexually abusing a 6-year-old girl repeatedly. 34-year-old Jarod Shane Hartshorn was sentenced to life in prison by 7th Circuit Judge Margaret Hudson on Thursday after the guilty verdict came in. Hartshorn was […]

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Attempted Murder Suspect Found At US 1 Motel Near Ormond

Attempted Murder Suspect Found At US 1 Motel Near Ormond

Ormond Beach, FL – A woman wanted in Alachua County for attempted murder is found at a motel near Ormond Beach. 23-year-old Jasmine White was arrested Tuesday at the Motel 6 on 1567 North US 1, according to Volusia County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Andrew Gant. White was booked into Volusia County Jail later that day […]

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Arbitrator Rules That FCSO Sergeant Was Fired Improperly

Arbitrator Rules That FCSO Sergeant Was Fired Improperly

Bunnell, FL – A Flagler County Sheriff’s Office sergeant fired for improperly using official databases to do searches on various people – including Flagler County Sheriff Jim Manfre – is reinstated. An arbitrator ruled on Wednesday that Sergeant Chris Ragazzo’s due process was violated when Manfre fired him 2 years ago. Ragazzo will also get […]

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Holly Hill Man Charged With Shaking 3-Month-Old Girl

Holly Hill Man Charged With Shaking 3-Month-Old Girl

Holly Hill, FL – A 34-year-old Holly Hill man is out on bond after police arrested him for shaking a baby. The Holly Hill Police Department says William Cash shook a 3-month-old so hard that the child had internal bleeding in her brain and also blood in her retina. Cash was arrested last Friday and […]

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Hurricane Expo Taking Place This Weekend In Ormond Beach

Hurricane Expo Taking Place This Weekend In Ormond Beach

Daytona Beach, FL – Forecasters are predicting a slower-than-normal hurricane season this year, but it only takes one storm to cause major destruction. Are you ready? Learn how to prepare your home for the next big wind storm during a free Hurricane Expo from 10am to 1pm on Saturday (May 30th) at Lowe’s (1340 West […]

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2015 Volusia County Schools Graduation Schedule

2015 Volusia County Schools Graduation Schedule

Daytona Beach, FL—Graduation ceremonies will be held for area high schools beginning May 28 and ending May 31.  Admission will be $3 per person.  Parking will be $5 for ceremonies held at the Daytona Beach Ocean Center.  Tickets will be presold at each of the high schools.  Below is a list of the district’s graduation ceremonies […]

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Flagler County Crime Stoppers Name Law Enforcement Officer Of The Year

Flagler County Crime Stoppers Name Law Enforcement Officer Of The Year

Flagler County, FL- Crime Stoppers of Northeast Florida held their 17th Annual Community Banquet on Thursday, May 21, 2015, at the Daytona Beach Ocean Center and presented a law enforcement officer of the year award to one nominee from Flagler, Putnam, St. Johns and Volusia counties. For Flagler County, Flagler County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) Commander […]

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Friends Of Deltona Library Plans Weeklong Book Sale

Friends Of Deltona Library Plans Weeklong Book Sale

Deltona,FL- Grab some good reads at the Friends of Deltona Library’s weeklong book sale from June 7 to 13. The sale will take place in the group’s used book store, the Book Nest, which is inside the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Sale hours will be 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 9:30 a.m. to 5 […]

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DeLand Library Plans Summer Programs For Youth

DeLand Library Plans Summer Programs For Youth

DeLand, FL- Children and teens can chill at the DeLand Regional Library with a variety of summer reading programs and activities. The programs will begin with a glow-in-the-dark party at 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 8. “Every hero has a story” will be the theme for the children’s programs, which are geared toward children ages 5 to […]

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Watch ‘Still Alice’ At DeLand Library June 7

Watch ‘Still Alice’ At DeLand Library June 7

DeLand, FL- The DeLand Regional Library will present a free showing of the 2014 film “Still Alice” at 1:15 p.m. Sunday, June 7. Julianne Moore won an Oscar, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild award for her portrayal of a linguistics professor who is diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s disease. The PG-13 film chronicles the professor’s struggle […]

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Refrigerator Coolant Leak Forced Evacuation Of Publix Store

Refrigerator Coolant Leak Forced Evacuation Of Publix Store

Daytona Beach, FL – Around 100 people were evacuated from a Daytona Beach supermarket after some of them started coughing due to a suspicious smell. The Daytona Beach Fire Department says no one was seriously hurt after paramedics cleared the Publix store at the corner of Beville Road and South Clyde Morris Boulevard around 6:30pm […]

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VCSO: Man Arrested After Sleeping In Car With Only Underwear On

VCSO: Man Arrested After Sleeping In Car With Only Underwear On

Daytona Beach, FL – A homeless man leaves Volusia County Jail after deputies say they found him sleeping in his car wearing only underwear. 34-year-old Eugene C. Reeves posted $500 bond on a marijuana possession charge after he was arrested by the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office around 4:45am Wednesday. According to his arrest report, a […]

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Increased Security At NSB High After Shooting Threatened

Increased Security At NSB High After Shooting Threatened

New Smyrna Beach, FL – There will be a bigger law enforcement presence than normal at New Smyrna Beach High School because someone put graffiti on a wall saying that there would be a shooting at the school. Volusia County Schools says extra officers from the New Smyrna Beach Police Department and extra deputies from […]

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Palm Coast Man Charged With Branding Child’s Face

Palm Coast Man Charged With Branding Child’s Face

Palm Coast, FL – A 45-year-old Palm Coast man is facing a child abuse charge for branding a child’s cheek with a hot pair of sunglasses. Charles G. Swindell is held without bond at Flagler County Jail on charges of aggravated battery, child abuse and violating probation. The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office says Swindell’s victim […]

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Ponce Inlet Man Found Dead In Bizarre Port Orange Crash

Ponce Inlet Man Found Dead In Bizarre Port Orange Crash

Port Orange, FL – Investigators say a 47-year-old Ponce Inlet man died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head after driving away from a police stop and crashing into 2 parked vehicles. The Port Orange Police Department says Patrick Henry Callan Daughton died at Halifax Health Medical Center on Wednesday, soon after his […]

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NOAA Predicts Below Average Hurricane Season In 2015

NOAA Predicts Below Average Hurricane Season In 2015

New Orleans, LA – Government officials are expecting a below average Atlantic hurricane season in 2015. During a press conference held Wednesday morning in New Orleans, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicted anywhere between 6 and 11 named storms this hurricane season. Of those storms, around 3 to 6 are expected to become hurricanes, […]

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