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  1. Daytona Beach producer charged with 20 counts of child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WESH-TV

    ... AH, I KNOW WHY YOU'RE HERE I NEED TO CALL MY ATTORNEY AND GIRLFRIEND. AND CHARGED WITH CHILD PORNOGRAPHY ON A VOLUSIA COUNTY JAIL, HE'S SCHEDULED TO GO

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  2. Volusia murders declineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... following. Retired Circuit Judge Hubert L. Grimes, who presided over juvenile delinquency cases in Volusia County, was familiar with Reed. The night after the 22-year-old was killed, during an event at Bethune-Cookman University about gang activity, ...

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  3. Flagler Beach zeroing in on beach parking optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... year once the system is established, would be earmarked for beach safety and maintenance, Stocker said. In Volusia County, an ordinance that will increase beach access fees starting Feb. 1 was passed last week, and revenues from those tolls will ...

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  4. Team Volusia aims for more economic development wins in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... the group has another 21 "projects" in its pipeline - companies considering either relocating or expanding to Volusia County - that could potentially create more than 1,000 jobs. "We're bullish about 2015," he said, adding in an interview following ...

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  5. Great white shark Katharine returns to Central Florida coastRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Click Orlando

    Two days after "pinging" near St. Augustine, Katharine the great white shark is now in the waters off Volusia County.

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  6. Grenades collected at Edgewater houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Click Orlando

    The Volusia County Sheriff's Office Bomb Squad arrived at an Edgewater home and collected grenades for destruction, police said. Police said a woman's deceased husband collected Vietnam-era memorabilia.

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  7. Retiring Volusia superintendent addresses accusations against herRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Newly elected School Board member John Hill's accusations that Margaret Smith failed to oversee Volusia County schools are "without merit or based on a lack of understanding," the outgoing superintendent wrote to board members in a document she distributed Tuesday night. After board members unanimously accepted Smith's retirement, she picked up her belongings and left the room immediately as most of the audience stood and applauded her.

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  8. Driver in DeLand crash that killed teen tells 9-1-1 car cut her offRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... $7,000 bail. She had no comment when reached by phone Wednesday. In the 9-1-1 call released Wednesday by the Volusia County Sheriff's Office, Csonka tells the dispatcher she was just in a car crash and needs help because one of her two passengers is ...

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  9. Bomb squad called to Edgewater home for grenadesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The Volusia County Bomb Squad was called to an Edgewater home late Wednesday afternoon when an woman said she wanted to dispose of a couple of hand grenades, an official said. The woman flagged down an Edgewater firetruck shortly before 5 p.m. Wednesday because she wanted to get rid of the two grenades that were part of her recently deceased husband's collection of Vietnam War memorabilia, Edgewater police Capt.

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  10. Florida wife accused of throwing shoe at husband's face for cheatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    Florida teacher arrested for throwing a SHOE at her husband's face after she caught him in bed with another woman Larry Black, 49, told sheriff's deputies his wife beat him with a shoe after catching him in the act in their bed A married teacher from Florida has been arrested for allegedly beating her husband with a shoe after catching him in bed with another woman. Christine Black, 46, from Ormond Beach, was booked into the Volusia County Branch Jail Monday on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

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  11. Manufacturers job fair planned in DeLandRead the original story

    Wednesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... of more than 100 jobs. "This is another opportunity to showcase the many manufacturing companies that call Volusia County home," said Jayne Fifer, president and CEO of the VMA, which represents manufacturers throughout the Volusia-Flagler area as ...

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  12. Volusia unveils plans for veterans bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... change soon when officials replace the 60-year-old span. "This is really going to be a tribute to veterans," Volusia County engineer Jerry Brinton said in describing finished designs that will be unveiled at a meeting Thursday. While much of the ...

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  13. Volusia trails bridge over S.R. 415 opens in OsteenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Another piece of the East Central Florida Regional Rail Trail - a bridge over State Road 415 in Osteen - is now open. The $2.2 million overpass is, for now, a "bridge to nowhere," said Gerald Brinton, Volusia County's director of engineering and construction.

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  14. Lawmakers want tougher penalties for passing stopped school busRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... suspension of between 180 days and one year. Senate Bill 346 comes after several years of lobbying by a Volusia County father, Donald Mair, whose daughter, Gabrielle, was killed by a car shortly after getting off her school bus in DeBary in 2010. ...

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  15. Teen charged in deadly Volusia County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Click Orlando

    ... PASSENGER. THE CRASH HAPPENED IN OCTOBER, BUT THE DRIVER WAS JUST CHARGED. LOCAL 6'S LAUREN CORN IS LIVE IN VOLUSIA COUNTY WHERE THE CRASH HAPPENED AND THEY ARE STILL REBUILDING THERE. THAT'S RIGHT. IF YOU LOOK RIGHT OVER HERE BEHIND ME, YOU CAN SEE ...

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  16. Woman Arrested for Throwing a Shoe at Her Husband's FaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | People

    When Christine Black walked into her Ormond Beach, Florida, house on Monday, the 46-year-old saw her husband in bed with another woman, the Volusia County Sheriff's Office confirmed to PEOPLE. After telling her husband, 49-year-old Larry Black, she was "done with him," Christine threw one of her shoes at him, striking Larry on the left side of his face, according to an incident report.

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  17. Controlled burns held in Central Fla.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Click Orlando

    ... near Canoe Creek and the Florida Turnpike and 150 acres were scorched near Highway 60 and Pevine Trail. In Volusia County, crews burned about 5,000 acres at the north end of Lake Woodruff and the south end of Lake George State Park. Smoke could also ...

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  18. Hutson, Renner and Stevenson advance in legislative racesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Financial News & Daily Record

    ... Republican district, which includes all of St. Johns, Flagler and Putnam counties and the northeast corner of Volusia County. The seat opened up after former Sen. John Thrasher, R-St. Augustine, resigned from the Legislature last year to become the ...

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  19. Investors buy, lease back furniture storeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A group of physicians has bought the property and building currently leased for a Badcock Furniture & More store at 311 S. Ridgewood Ave. in Edgewater. Edgewater Medical Service LLC paid more than $1.6 million for the 1.3-acre site and 16,000-square-foot building that was built in 2006, according to Volusia County property records.

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  20. Annual homeless count underway in Volusia and Flagler countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... any family members with them. Last year, surveyors found 10 families with kids living in tents and cars in Volusia County, and more than 10 families in that situation in Flagler County, Hamilton said. Homeless tallies from the annual surveys ...

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