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3 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
"To whoever stole my 2nd grader's bike: Happy holidays to you," read a pair of wooden signs that stood outside her home along Garfield Avenue last week.
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8 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
A DeLand man who lost at a game of cards tried to rob the winner of $100 and continuously pulled the trigger of a firearm he aimed at the victim but the gun did not fire, DeLand police said.
10 hrs ago | DeLand Beacon
BEACON PHOTO/MARSHA MCLAUGHLIN Unity - Smiles prevail as Deltona City Commissioner Webster Barnaby, left, and Deltona Mayor John Masiarczyk pause for a photo in April.
10 hrs ago | DeLand Beacon
The Beacon has not verified whether any of the purloined goods were chocolate kisses.
16 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 12:20:46 EST DELAND - Volusia County school officials are “cautiously optimistic” the rebound in enrollment numbers they saw this fall is the start of a gradual growth trend they expect to continue for the foreseeable future.
21 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 20:41:06 EST A list of “Florida's worst election offenders” released this week ranked Volusia County as the state's eighth-worst county in 2012's presidential election, citing long waits in lines and low voter turnout.
The Creative Industry Alliance is holding an open casting call Wednesday in DeLand for extras for the feature film Walt Before Mickey, originally known as The Dreamer.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:45:58 EST DELAND - One-stop shopping for information about the broad range of programs available in Volusia County's 10 high schools will be available from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the Tommy Lawrence Arena at the Volusia County Fairgrounds.
IMAGE COURTESY DELAND POLICE DEPARTMENT Cash withdrawal - A bank robber demands money from a bank teller at the SunTrust Bank in south DeLand and gets it, according to DeLand police.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 12:15:13 EST A semitrailer loaded with $120,000 worth of chocolate was stolen from where it was parked overnight near DeLand, Volusia sheriff's investigators said.
The search is on for a truck stolen in Volusia county that was carrying $120,000 worth of Hershey's chocolate.
At first glance, the pint-sized cypress-wood cabin Emily Faulconer is building looks like a hand-hewn, portable home for hobbits.
PHOTO BY PATRICK FORESTALL/FLORIDA LUTHERAN RETIREMENT CENTER Grab the paddles - David Watson sands the bottom of a canoe he's building in the workshop of Florida Lutheran Retirement Center.
PHOTO COURTESY CDC Rabid - Two rabies-infected dogs show lethargy and depression.