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  1. Sheriff has mild heart attack Volusia County Sheriff Ben Johnson...Read the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Volusia County Sheriff Ben Johnson suffered a mild heart attack but is looking forward to returning to work next week, a spokesman for the sheriff said Thursday.

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  2. Flagler nears 100,000, Volusia exceeds 500K Flagler County is close...Read the original story

    35 min ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... was just shy of the 100,000 mark, coming in at 99,956, a 4.5 percent increase from 2010 census numbers. Volusia County's population increased by 1.3 percent to 500,800 during the same period, according to a Census Bureau report released in late ...

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  3. Prosecutor says Volusia mortgage fraud ring had bank insider ORLANDO...Read the original story

    36 min ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... nowhere near the funds that the banker was vouching for in the purchase of multimillion dollar properties in Volusia County. That was one of several examples Wilson pointed to when describing the scheme she said was used to defraud four banks out of ...

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  4. Homeless advocate criticizes group's meeting change Daytona Beach a "...Read the original story

    36 min ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... was the result of a member of her executive committee, Mike Cornell, forgetting to reserve the room in the Volusia County Health Department where the homeless group normally meets the last Friday of every month. "It's just a simple mistake," Perry ...

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  5. Teacher who aborted teen's baby accused of having sex with 2 more studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WPBF

    ... from Central Florida Aerospace Academy between October 2011 and May 2012. Sarah Wulchak has been arrested in Volusia County 23 times since 2003. Here is a look at the mugshots from her 23 arrests. It's important to note that an arrest is not an ...

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  6. New BOG chairman shaking up the systemRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Tallahassee Democrat

    ... created a nonprofit foundation, Food Brings Hope, that provides a safety net for homeless schoolchildren in Volusia County. His three daughters attend different universities, and he is chairman of the board of trustees at Embry-Riddle, a board he ...

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  7. Harrison County murder suspects will return to Ohio Valley next weekRead the original story

    Yesterday | WTOV9

    ... week. Next Tuesday, a group will leave the Harrison County Sheriff's Office and make the 15-hour long trip to Volusia County. They'll pick-up Dowdel and Kelley in one of their cruisers and then they'll make the long return trip home. They plan to be ...

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  8. SunRail commuter train practicing now, starts for real May 1Read the original story

    Yesterday | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    ORLANDO, Fla. -- By now, it would seem that just about anyone living or working in downtown Orlando or any town north to DeBary in Volusia County has seen the brightly colored SunRail commuter train rolling along the tracks.

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  9. 400 students from Daytona area give their hearts to Christ at FCA huddlesRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Florida Baptist Witness

    ... way to a game Nov. 14. Carter is now an evangelist, and speaks often at FCA events. According to Kim Boyce, Volusia County area director of FCA, Carter "wove the Gospel throughout his testimony," then invited students "to trust Jesus as their ...

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  10. City would commit $750,000 to improve U.S. 1 New Smyrna Beach a " City...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... the list of capital projects on May 13, when they are expected to vote to send the city's CRA plan to the Volusia County Council. The council has the final say on whether CRAs are granted. “Best advice is to have the projects that you are ...

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  11. Deputies look for man who shot boy, 13, in face with BB gun Deputies...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... four-door SUV with dark tint drove by slowly and a male shot at the boy and his friends, according to a Volusia County sheriff's report. The SUV turned around at an intersection and the male again shot at the children. The boy was struck in the face ...

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  12. Tourism board picks Caradonio Daytona Beach a " The Halifax Area...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... which is heading the ad authority's executive search. The ad authority uses bed-tax revenues collected by Volusia County from hotels and vacation rental properties to promote Daytona Beach and the surrounding area to tourists and business travelers. ...

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  13. A new world orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Tallahassee Democrat

    ... created a non-profit foundation, Food Brings Hope, that provides a safety net for homeless schoolchildren in Volusia County. His three daughters attend different universities, and he is chairman of the board of trustees at Embry-Riddle, a board he ...

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  14. Swedish firm picked for massive I-4 overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... sts to the SunRail commuter train, which starts May 1 and has 12 stops along a 31.5-mile route from DeBary in Volusia County through downtown to Sand Lake Road in south Orange County.

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  15. PD: Woman drove drunk into railroad crossing armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WESH-TV

    A woman in Volusia County is accused of driving drunk and crashing into railroad crossing arms before abandoning her car while it was still running.

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  16. FCAT computer glitch fixed, testing provider saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WESH-TV

    CAT, AFTER PROBLEMS KEPT THEM FROM TAKING THE TEST YESTERDAY. RIKKI KLAUS, DO WE KNOW WHAT CAUSED THE ISSUES? Reporter: THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION JASON SAYS IT WAS NATIONWIDE INTERNET ISSUE AND IT SAYS BY THIS MORNING, IT HAS BEEN FIXED.

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  17. Report: Deltona boy shot in head by BB gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Volusia County deputies are looking for the person who shot a boy in the head with a BB gun at Deltona Middle School on Tuesday, according to WESH-2 News.

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  18. DeLand school sale delayed DELAND a " It will take a little longer to...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... and most recently home to a charter school that was forced to close because of poor academic achievement. The Volusia County School Board rejected two bids Tuesday for purchase of the school in hopes of being able to market the property for more ...

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  19. Teen arrested in fatal DUI crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Click Orlando

    ... arrested Monday in a fatal traffic crash last year in Oak Hill that killed the driver's teenage cousin. The Volusia County Sheriff's Office arrested Austen Goodrich after a warrant was issued charging the teen, who was 17 at the time of the crash, ...

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  20. No charges in fatal shooting of manRead the original story

    Tuesday | Click Orlando

    ... Ormond-by-the-Sea home on Easter Sunday, but friend and family members say the man committed suicide. The Volusia County Sheriff's Office on Monday released a 911 call in the shooting, which happened around 3 a.m. Sunday at a home on Seabreeze ...

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