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50,000+ Expected For Spring Turkey Run Car Show

50,000+ Expected For Spring Turkey Run Car Show

Daytona Beach, FL – The spring edition of the area’s largest car show is poised to set another attendance record. The 2015 Spring Turkey Run starts Friday in the Daytona International Speedway infield, a 3-day event that organizers hope will break last year’s attendance mark of around 50,000. Jennifer Labonte – the Director of Marketing […]

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VCSO: Woman Asks Deputy To Let Her Bring Marijuana In Patrol Car

VCSO: Woman Asks Deputy To Let Her Bring Marijuana In Patrol Car

Orange City, FL – An Orange City woman getting a ride from a Volusia County Sheriff’s Office deputy goes to jail after asking him if she could bring a bag of marijuana with her. 36-year-old Michelle L. Sanford was arrested at her 14th Street home late Wednesday night and is under a $1,000 bond at […]

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New ISIS Kill List Includes 2 Flagler County Residents

New ISIS Kill List Includes 2 Flagler County Residents

Palm Coast, FL – 2 Flagler County residents are apparently in the cross hairs of the terror group ISIS. Those residents are among the current and retired military personnel named by ISIS – also known as Islamic State – in a “kill list” the group recently released. The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office says it’s not […]

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Detour Set For I-4 Construction Near Daytona Beach

Detour Set For I-4 Construction Near Daytona Beach

Volusia County, FL-FDOT says construction on I-4 near Daytona Beach will require an eastbound road closure overnight beginning tonight. The detour will be 9pm Thursday night to 530am Friday morning. The detour is part of the current widening project. The I-4 eastbound lanes will be closed. The detour will route traffic onto US 92 east […]

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Talks Between County And Teachers Declared At “Impasse”

Talks Between County And Teachers Declared At “Impasse”

DeLand, FL – Negotiations between county schools and the local teachers union have reached an impasse. The School District declaring the impasse in talks with the Volusia Teacher’s Organization last night. Both sides have been involved in eight sessions discussing wages and benefits for the 2014-2015 fiscal year that began in July of last year. […]

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Man Working On Downtown NSB Roof Electrocuted

Man Working On Downtown NSB Roof Electrocuted

New Smyrna Beach, FL – A 35-year-old man is in critical condition after he was electrocuted while working on the roof of a business in downtown New Smyrna Beach. The New Smyrna Beach Fire Department says it happened Wednesday morning at 431 Canal Street, close to the North Dixie Freeway intersection. Officials on scene say […]

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FWC Hosting Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic At Sunglow Pier

FWC Hosting Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic At Sunglow Pier

Daytona Beach Shores, FL – The Sunglow Pier is likely going to be a crowded place on Saturday morning. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is teaming up with the Halifax Sport Fishing Club to host a free Kids’ Fishing Clinic from 9am to Noon at the pier’s location (3701 South Atlantic Avenue in […]

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DBPD Gets Backpacks For Human Trafficking Victims

DBPD Gets Backpacks For Human Trafficking Victims

Daytona Beach, FL – The Daytona Beach Police Department and the Junior League of Daytona Beach teamed up this week to help victims of human trafficking get back on their feet by providing them with backpacks filled with daily necessities. Police Chief Michael Chitwood joined various Junior League members at DBPD headquarters on Monday to […]

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Daytona Beach Fire Department Assists Community With Vial of Life Paperwork

Daytona Beach Fire Department Assists Community With Vial of Life Paperwork

Daytona Beach, FL – Daytona Beach Fire Fighters assisted members of the community today with filling out Vial of Life paperwork, reviewing medications and taking blood pressures.  “The safety and overall wellbeing of our community is important to us. The Vial of Life program ensures a more positive outcome for patients if the proper information […]

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NSB Mayor’s Challengers Log Record-Setting Losses

NSB Mayor’s Challengers Log Record-Setting Losses

New Smyrna Beach, FL-Seventy feet and 1,400 pounds.  That’s the total inches and pounds lost by the 2015 New Smyrna Beach Mayor’s Fitness Challenge participants. It’s the most lost during the program’s five-year history, according to Liz Yancey, New Smyrna Beach events manager. Two New Smyrna Beach residents not only improved their health, but they also […]

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Large Loggerhead Returns To The Sea Tuesday

Large Loggerhead Returns To The Sea Tuesday

Ponce Inlet, FL- After nine months of rehabilitation in the Marine Science Center’s turtle hospital, Alice, a 155-pound loggerhead sea turtle, has received a clean bill of health and will return to the sea. Staff will release her at 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 24 (pending weather and surf conditions), at the Beach Street Ramp in Ponce Inlet. […]

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Halifax Health- Hospice Celebrates Flagler/Palm Coast Grand Openings

Halifax Health- Hospice Celebrates Flagler/Palm Coast Grand Openings

Palm Coast, FL–  On Wednesday, March 25 Hospice is preparing to celebrate the grand openings of its new Palm Coast Resale Shop and new office location for Flagler/Palm Coast, 122-126 Flagler Plaza Dr, Palm Coast.  The two-hour event will include a 4 p.m. ribbon cutting at the Resale Shop followed by a 4:30 p.m. ribbon cutting at the Flagler/Palm Coast […]

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Volusia & Flagler Fall In Latest County Health Rankings

Volusia & Flagler Fall In Latest County Health Rankings

Daytona Beach, FL – For the 4th year in a row, Volusia County is going the wrong way in a report that measures its overall health with the rest of the Sunshine State. The 6th annual County Health Rankings & Roadmaps report issued by the University of Wisconsin and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has […]

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Gas Leak From Traffic Accident Shuts Down State Road 44

Gas Leak From Traffic Accident Shuts Down State Road 44

DeLand, FL – Minor injuries are reported in an accident that caused a fuel leak and shut down State Road 44 near DeLand for over 2 hours. The Florida Highway Patril says the accident happened around 12:30pm Wednesday on the 1200 block of East New York Avenue near South Massachusetts Avenue. FHP Sergeant Kim Montes […]

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Pot Grow House Busted In New Smyrna Beach

Pot Grow House Busted In New Smyrna Beach

New Smyrna Beach, FL – A husband and wife have been charged after a pot growing operation was discovered in a home near New Smyrna Beach Tuesday night. An anonymous tip last year led to the eventual bust at the home at 1109 Live Oak Street. The East Volusia Narcotics Task Force carried out the […]

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Man Found Shot In Front Yard Of New Smyrna Beach Home

Man Found Shot In Front Yard Of New Smyrna Beach Home

New Smyrna Beach, FL – Police in New Smyrna Beach say a man was found shot and wounded in the front yard of a home just west of US 1 near Pettis Park. The New Smyrna Beach Police Department says the call for help came in at 9:19pm Tuesday, sending officers to 540 Mary Avenue. […]

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Bomb Threat Shuts Down Part Of New Smyrna’s Beachside

Bomb Threat Shuts Down Part Of New Smyrna’s Beachside

New Smyrna Beach, FL – The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office Bomb Squad sounds the all clear after a man phoned in a bomb threat to 911 at a beachside business. The New Smyrna Beach Police Department blocked off part of South Atlantic Avenue soon after the call came in just after 8am Wednesday to Volusia […]

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I-4 EB Reopens In DeLand

I-4 EB Reopens In DeLand

DeLand, FL-All eastbound lanes of I-4 were closed for hours in the DeLand area after two separate crashes. One at MM 125 and the other at MM 135. Backups were miles long. Tow trucks were having problems getting through traffic backups to get to the crash scene. 2015 Southern Stone Communications Copyright

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