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  1. Tourism board OKs ad agency contract Daytona Beach a " The Halifax Area ...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... has a nearly $4 million annual advertising budget. Its funding comes from tourism bed taxes collected by Volusia County from hotels and vacation rental properties to market the Daytona Beach area as a destination for tourism and special events and ...

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  2. Team Volusia under pressure to deliver jobs Daytona Beach a " It's...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    It's crunch time for Team Volusia Economic Development Corp. to attract new jobs to Volusia County as it enters its fifth year of operation.

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  3. Daytona Beach man, 26, guilty of raping, beating womanRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WESH-TV

    ... spend the rest of his life in prison after trapping a woman inside a home, beating and raping her in 2013. A Volusia County jury found Kenneth D. Bronson, 26, guilty of sexual battery with deadly force and false imprisonment after only 16 minutes, ...

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  4. Heat index expected to reach 107 Thursday in Volusia, Flagler The...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... Actual daytime high temperatures in the two-county area could reach 97 in Flagler and interior portions of Volusia County, with slightly lower temperatures along the coast. Temperatures in the mid-90s are forecast to continue through Saturday. ...

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  5. Student construction internships proposed DELAND a " A paid student...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A paid student construction industry internship program could be coming to Volusia County high schools early next year if the Volusia County School Board approves a partnership agreement at its meeting next week.

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  6. 3rd Bernier Show at DSC features medical marijuana discussion and VolusianairesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Capital Soup

    Both sides of Florida's medical marijuana topic will be discussed during WNDB 1150 AM's Marc BernierShow in the third live radio show hosted by Daytona State College, set for Aug. 28. This special series of Bernier's radio show focuses on community topics of interest, news, wide-ranging guests and an open forum.

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  7. Deputies: Customer points gun at newspaper deliverymen A 60-year-old...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... states. Hawkins was charged with three counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and is out of the Volusia County Branch Jail on $15,000 bail, records show. Reached on his cellphone Wednesday, Hawkins' wife, Joyce, asked that a reporter call ...

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  8. What's next for Trader Joe's $80M C. Fla. industrial complexRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Trader Joe's, famous for products like Speculoos Cookie Butter, is preparing to start construction on a new 80,000-square-foot Central Florida distribution center in Daytona Beach.

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  9. Deltona man accused of using weed whacker to discipline boyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Click Orlando

    According to the Volusia County Sheriff's Office, deputies were called to a home, where the boy said Brundidge used the week whacker to lash his leg near the ankle.

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  10. $2.6M Florida Jury Award to Tourist UpheldRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ... was fractured when she was run over by a truck driven by a lifeguard. The Daytona Beach News-Journal said Volusia County had appealed part of the judgment handed down by a jury in favor of Erin Joynt, who was injured while lying on the beach in ...

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  11. DOJ civil-rights probe in Zimmerman-Trayvon case continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... , he said, and they've asked for another interview today. The other is Shiping Bao, the former assistant Volusia County medical examiner who performed the autopsy on Trayvon, a high school junior from Miami Gardens. In an interview last week, Bao ...

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  12. Greater New Smyrna Beach Selects Regatta Travel Solutions to Power...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hospitality Net

    ... ach Area Visitors Bureau (SVAA) The Southeast Volusia Advertising Authority advertises and promotes Southeast Volusia County to tourists and the travel industry worldwide as a premier vacation experience.

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  13. Disney employee, former officer, among 132 arrested in online child sex stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WKRN

    ... line service to lure/entice a minor. The former law enforcement officer who was arrested used to be with the Volusia County Sheriff's Office, according to the Florida Times Union which reported that Brian McRee, 51, had a bottle of liquor, a gun, a ...

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  14. 9 Investigates claims that DEP's protection of environment on the declineRead the original story

    Yesterday | WFTV Orlando

    ... assuming that the public and industry comes to DEP before they act," said Byrd. One such incident occurred in Volusia County in 2013 when an anonymous tip led DEP to Thatcher Chemical. According to DEP's inspection after the tip, Thatcher duped ...

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  15. Outsider PAC takes on Volusia candidate A political action committee...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A political action committee based outside Volusia County has gotten involved in a Volusia County Council race with a pair of attack mailers that say one candidate's record is "one big MESS after another," that he "can't be trusted" and if he's elected, "all signs point to DISASTER."

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  16. 2 Volusia County men charged with possession of child porn, officials ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Two Volusia County men are charged with possessing child pornography, officials said.

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  17. County to pay Doran's legal fees in Waverly case A judge ruled...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A judge ruled Tuesday that Volusia County and its “inspector general” Jon Kaney were wrong to withhold certain public records in the County Council's Waverly Media investigation, but that it was “entirely within the authority” of the council to hire Kaney in the first place.

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  18. Person of interest in arsons faces possible extradition to GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WFTV Orlando

    ... across central Florida could be extradited to face charges in Georgia. Steven Angle is being held at the Volusia County Jail on a violation of probation charge in connection with a burglary case. He faced a judge at the jail Tuesday afternoon. The ...

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  19. Mom, baby in head-on crash laid to rest EUSTIS a " Veronica Angelique...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... and her baby were laid to rest in the same casket. Family members wanted it that way, said Mike Lane, a Volusia County sheriff's deputy who is the stepfather of Potter's fiance, Chad Peterson. “They both loved each other so much, so the ...

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  20. Volusia County Bar Association installs officers Daytona Beach a " The...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The Volusia County Bar Association recently installed its new officers and directors at the group's annual meeting.

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