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The current Republican field for Florida Senate, District 7. L-R: Tom Leek, David Shoar, and Gerry James.
Former St. Johns Sheriff Joins GOP Primary in State Senate District 7
The race for Florida's District 7 state Senate just got more interesting. The Republican primary election for the seat has now grown to three candidates, with former St. Johns County Sheriff David …
Weekly Gas Report: The Cheapest Gas Prices in Flagler & Volusia Counties
Gas prices are by-and-large down in Florida, according to new data from AAA spokesperson Mark Jenkins. As of Monday, the average cost of a gallon of gas has decreased by 25 cents over the last 17 …
FPCHS’ David Halliday Named Finalist for 2024 National Coach of the Year
David Halliday, the head coach for Flagler Palm Coast High School’s track and field program, has been named a finalist for the 2024 National High School Coach of the Year award. The award is …
Sen. Rick Scott Pledges to Protect IVF Access in New Ad
Rick Scott, the junior of the two Republicans representing Florida in the U.S. Senate, has pledged to protect Americans' access to in vitro fertilization in a new campaign ad for his re-election …
Ocean Marina in Flagler Beach to Enter Boil Water Notice Tuesday Morning
The Flagler Beach city government announced Monday that the Ocean Marina neighborhood would be entering a boil water notice starting at 7:00 am on Tuesday. Under these notices, residents are advised …
Surf chihuahua Wednesday.
Hang 8 Dog Surfing to Kick off Saturday in Flagler Beach
The third annual running of the Hang 8 Dog Surfing Extravaganza is almost here. The event is set to begin Saturday morning in Flagler Beach, just a short walk from the pier. Months of hard work from …
Volusia County

Deltona Man Charged with Posing as Cancer Patient for Money

69-year-old Timothy Bartlett of Deltona has been charged with four crimes since being connected to an alleged scheme to pose as a cancer patient in order to defraud multiple nonprofit organizations. …

Volusia, Flagler Counties Issue Burn Bans as Wildfire Risk Grows

The governments of both Flagler and Volusia counties have announced their response to the present and rising risk of wildfires: Flagler County has issued a one-week ban on all burning, with Volusia …

Chief Jakari Young Rips Councilman Danny Robins at Tuesday Meeting

Daytona Beach Police Chief Jakari Young issued a biting critique of Volusia County Councilman Danny Robins during Tuesday morning's County Council meeting, over comments Robins made about public …

Flagler County
State News
Gas prices across the state of Florida are trending downward in recent days, according to data released this week by AAA spokesperson Mark Jenkins. The report marked ten consecutive days of …
Congressman Michael Waltz, the man representing Flagler County and the surrounding area in the House of Representatives, sharply criticized the conviction of former President Donald Trump on 34 …
The challenge is set to take place from August 9th to 18th, with registration opening on Thursday. Participants will compete to see who can capture the most pythons in separate categories for …
With the passage of Memorial Day on Monday, a time of year is beginning which may be the most dangerous time to be a teenage drive in Florida. According to an assessment by AAA spokesman Mark …
Rick Scott, the junior of Florida’s two United States senators, has confirmed he’ll be vying to replace Mitch McConnell as the leader of the Senate’s Republican faction. McConnell, …