It is not easy making the transition from military life to college life.
The Volusia County School Board unanimously entered into two separate land-use contracts, which, if eventually closed, will net the district about $7.7 million.
It was game on recently at Spec Martin Municipal Stadium in DeLand when eight Boys & Girls Clubs gathered for the 13th annual AMV Cup flag football tournament.
Latitude Margaritaville will continue to expand as Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co. announced about 1,614 acres of land subject to the sales contract with Minto Communities received the necessary development approvals from the City of Daytona Beach Nov. 7.
The new Spring Hill Resource center, once completed, will bear the name the Joyce M. Cusack Resource Center, thanks to a unanimous vote of the DeLand City Commission.
Local officials and investors donned hats and picked up golden shovels to heft the first turn of dirt on The Junction, a new $200 million mixed-use development that includes a 289-unit luxury apartment community in DeBary.
Amanda Meurer, a U.S. Army veteran, is helping new student veterans adjust to college life at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach as a peer mentor.
The Volusia County School Board unanimously approved contracts with educational and support staff of the Volusia United Educators in an historic three-year settlement, bringing months of bargaining and impasses to a close.
The Halifax Health Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Nov. 5 to approve a letter of intent to form a joint venture with University of Florida Health Shands to develop and operate a hospital in Deltona, according to a news release from Halifax Health.
The Port Orange City Council accepted a grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Community Development Block Grant Program Wednesday Nov. 7.
A crew of four from the Deltona Fire Department recently returned from a two-week stint to assist people in Calhoun County in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael.
Daytona Beach’s Community Healing Project will be featured in the 11th annual Warm Coats and Warm Hearts Coat Drive sponsored by Burlington Coat Factory and Good Morning America.
The Volusia County Council approved more than $3.5 million in required local funding while gaining more than $22.8 million for behavioral, drug and alcohol abuse treatment programs.
“He was in a lot of physical and emotional pain, which I believe is why he ultimately took his own life. He died way too young,” said Diane Adams, the wife of U.S. Navy Desert Storm veteran Jimmie Adams.
The municipalities of Daytona Beach Shores, Deltona, Edgewater and New Smyrna Beach will have new mayors presiding over their cities after the Nov. 6 general election.
Florida voters were in a mood to amend the constitution, approving all of the proposed amendments except one that would have given homeowners a tax cut.
Republican Ron DeSantis, who vacated his congressional seat before the election, defeated Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, a Democrat, to replace Florida Gov. Rick Scott.
Gov. Rick Scott is now U.S. Sen. Scott, edging out incumbent Sen. Bill Nelson while Republican Michael Waltz defeated Democrat Nancy Soderberg for the U.S. House seat vacated by Ron Desantis.
Sure the cars are sleek and fast, and Corvette owners have lots of fun driving them, but the nonprofit Volusia County Corvette Association takes their charity work seriously.
Volusia County School Board narrowly voted to add one year to Superintendent Tom Russell's contract, a move in direct opposition to calls from the teachers' union to terminate him.
Edgewater has landed a private aviation business that eventually plans to expand its existing fleet of jets serving Central Florida to offer cross country and long-haul flights to Europe.