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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Speakers oppose Flagler roundabout planto present its proposal for a roundabout at the intersection and to solicit pub
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
to present its proposal for a roundabout at the intersection and to solicit public feedback. During the meeting, Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly told those attending that a woman was critically injured in the crash about 35 minutes... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Frosty morning gives way to warming trenddropped as low as the mid-20s in parts of western Volusia and Flagler counties,
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
dropped as low as the mid-20s in parts of western Volusia and Flagler counties, according to the Weather Service and Flagler County Emergency Services. A warming trend is forecast to begin Friday, with the overnight low dropping only to 40... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Crackdown on Volusia County code liens comingup to speed," Henry said. "Now we have a tool that will enable us to enforce th
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
up to speed," Henry said. "Now we have a tool that will enable us to enforce the law." Other Florida counties, including Flagler County, already tack code liens onto property tax bills. State law allows Bartlett to unilaterally decide to make the... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Freezing temps blanket Volusia, Flaglerfelt even colder with a chill wind blowing through the area. The mercury dippe
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
felt even colder with a chill wind blowing through the area. The mercury dipped to 25 degrees in DeLand, and the Flagler County Airport in Bunnell showed a low of 27 degrees. In northwestern Volusia County, where fern and foliage growers... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
LANE: Despite past losses, sales-tax hike gains tractionfor specific school construction, the increase won 56 percent of the vote in an
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
for specific school construction, the increase won 56 percent of the vote in an off-year election with 21 percent turnout. Flagler County has a 7-percent sales tax because a 10-year extension of a half-percent local sales tax won with 64 percent of... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Palm Coast: Stranger danger Rolling Sands DrivePALM COAST, Fla. - Deputies with the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office are search
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
PALM COAST, Fla. - Deputies with the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office are searching for a man who approached two elementary students, investigators said. The boys told deputies they were walking home from a bus stop Wednesday afternoon at Rolling... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Coldest temps in 7 years hit Volusia, Flagler countiesthe wind chill was 21 degrees in Daytona Beach Thursday morning. In DeLand, th
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
the wind chill was 21 degrees in Daytona Beach Thursday morning. In DeLand, the mercury dipped to 25 degrees and the Flagler County Airport in Bunnell showed a low of 27 degrees on the Weather Service website. In Ocala, where Northwest... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Coldest temps in 8 years hit Volusia, Flagler countiesthe wind chill was 21 degrees in Daytona Beach Thursday morning. In DeLand, th
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
the wind chill was 21 degrees in Daytona Beach Thursday morning. In DeLand, the mercury dipped to 25 degrees and the Flagler County Airport in Bunnell showed a low of 27 degrees on the Weather Service website. In Ocala, where Northwest... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Frigid temps hit Volusia, Flagler countiesthe wind chill was 21 degrees in Daytona Beach Thursday morning. In DeLand, th
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
the wind chill was 21 degrees in Daytona Beach Thursday morning. In DeLand, the mercury dipped to 25 degrees and the Flagler County Airport in Bunnell showed a low of 27 degrees on the Weather Service website. In Ocala, where Northwest... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight about infidelity, sheriff saysand his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursd
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
and his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursday in the garage of their Palm Coast home, Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly said. The fight escalated with Faith L. Cummings fleeing to a bathroom. Her ex-husband —... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight about infidelity, sheriff saysand his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursd
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
and his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursday in the garage of their Palm Coast home, Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly said. The fight escalated with Faith L. Cummings fleeing to a bathroom. Her ex-husband —... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight about infidelity, sheriff saysand his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursd
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
and his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursday in the garage of their Palm Coast home, Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly said. The fight escalated with Faith L. Cummings fleeing to a bathroom. Her ex-husband —... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight about infidelity, sheriff saysand his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursd
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
and his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursday in the garage of their Palm Coast home, Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly said. The fight escalated with Faith L. Cummings fleeing to a bathroom. Her ex-husband —... Read more
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ajc.com
Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight about infidelity, sheriff saysand his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursd
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
and his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursday in the garage of their Palm Coast home, Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly said. The fight escalated with Faith L. Cummings fleeing to a bathroom. Her ex-husband —... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight about infidelity, sheriff saysand his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursd
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
and his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursday in the garage of their Palm Coast home, Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly said. The fight escalated with Faith L. Cummings fleeing to a bathroom. Her ex-husband —... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight about infidelity, sheriff saysand his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursd
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
and his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursday in the garage of their Palm Coast home, Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly said. The fight escalated with Faith L. Cummings fleeing to a bathroom. Her ex-husband —... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight about infidelity, sheriff saysand his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursd
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
and his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursday in the garage of their Palm Coast home, Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly said. The fight escalated with Faith L. Cummings fleeing to a bathroom. Her ex-husband —... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Smoky skies? Prescribed fires coming to Volusiaof Recreation and Parks is planning to burn 17 acres, park officials said Wedne
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
of Recreation and Parks is planning to burn 17 acres, park officials said Wednesday morning. The park is in southern Flagler County and is closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. A larger fire is planned in Lake George State Forest, where the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight about infidelity, sheriff saysand his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursd
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
and his ex-wife, Faith L. Cummings, 44, began arguing over infidelity on Thursday in the garage of their Palm Coast home, Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly said. The fight escalated with Faith L. Cummings fleeing to a bathroom. Her ex-husband —... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Freezing temps return to Volusia and Flagler countiesDaytona Beach, prompting officials to open shelters again as a refuge for the h
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Daytona Beach, prompting officials to open shelters again as a refuge for the homeless. A freeze warning is in effect for Flagler County through 10 a.m. Thursday morning, meaning temperatures are forecast to remain below freezing for several... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Bail denied for Palm Coast man accused of killing ex-wifemorning when he made his first court appearance since being charged with second
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
morning when he made his first court appearance since being charged with second-degree murder in the death of his ex-wife. Flagler County deputies arrested him Monday night amid allegations he beat Faith Cummings to death in their Palm Coast home... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight over infidelity, sheriff saysCummings and his ex-wife Faith Cummings began arguing over infidelity on Thursd
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
Cummings and his ex-wife Faith Cummings began arguing over infidelity on Thursday in the garage of their Palm Coast home, Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly said. The fight escalated with 44-year-old Faith L. Cummings fleeing to a bathroom. Her... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Palm Coast man arrested in ex-wife’s beating deathCoast man is behind bars on a murder charge after his 44-year-old ex-wife was b
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
Coast man is behind bars on a murder charge after his 44-year-old ex-wife was beaten to death Thursday, according to the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office. Michael Cummings was charged with second-degree murder with a weapon Monday, after his... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Flagler sheriff: Man beat ex-wife to death in Palm Coast, tried to cover it upBUNNELL — Michael Cummings seemed incredulous Monday night when he emerged from
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
BUNNELL — Michael Cummings seemed incredulous Monday night when he emerged from an interrogation room at the Flagler County Sheriff's Office after detectives questioned him for hours. He wore a look of disbelief on his face as deputies walked him in... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Flagler sheriff: Man beat ex-wife to death in Palm Coast, tried to cover it upand broken. BUNNELL — Michael Cummings seemed incredulous Monday night when he
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
and broken. BUNNELL — Michael Cummings seemed incredulous Monday night when he emerged from an interrogation room at the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office after detectives questioned him for hours. He wore a look of disbelief on his face as... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Sheriff: Husband beat wife to death in Palm Coast, tried to cover it upand charged with second-degree murder in connection with the death of his 44-ye
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
and charged with second-degree murder in connection with the death of his 44-year-old wife last week. According to the Flagler County Sheriff's Office, Michael Cummings and his wife, Faith, began arguing in the garage of their home Thursday on... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
"These are areas we must improve in order to prosper."through a competitive grant process. The priority areas were identified through
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
through a competitive grant process. The priority areas were identified through a survey process, and are unique to our Flagler County and Volusia County communities. These are areas we must improve in order to prosper. Through funding, we are... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
List of Volusia-Flagler area support groups& Dementia Caregiver Support Group: 386-761-1055; Flagler: 386-793-8414. Alzhe
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
& Dementia Caregiver Support Group: 386-761-1055; Flagler: 386-793-8414. Alzheimer’s Resource Council of Flagler County: 386-446-7848. Alzheimer’s Support Group: 386-847-2322 (Assisted Living Made Simple-New Smyrna Beach);... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Special Weather StatementFLZ038-122045- Flagler FL- 314 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER AD
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
FLZ038-122045- Flagler FL- 314 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN FLAGLER COUNTY UNTIL 345 PM EST... At 313 PM EST, Doppler radar was tracking showers and a thunderstorm near Bunnell, moving northeast at 50 mph. Wind... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Report yields details of investigation into Palm Coast woman's deathHusband charged with impeding deputies; blood, syringes found at scene PALM CO
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Husband charged with impeding deputies; blood, syringes found at scene PALM COAST — When Flagler County Deputy Christopher Crego arrived at Michael Cummings’ Palm Coast home early Thursday morning, Cummings greeted the officer in a panic. “My wife... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Holly Hill man, woman died from overdose including fentanyl, carfentanil— 5,725 in 2016 — grew by 35 percent. Furthermore, there were 78 opioid-relate
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
— 5,725 in 2016 — grew by 35 percent. Furthermore, there were 78 opioid-related deaths in Volusia County and seven in Flagler County, according to the data. Fentanyl accounted for about one-third of all of the opioid cases in both counties. A... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Deputies investigate woman's death in Palm Coast; husband arrestedMatt Bruce @Matt_BruceDBNJTony Holt @TonyCrimeWriter PALM COAST — As Flagler C
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Matt Bruce @Matt_BruceDBNJTony Holt @TonyCrimeWriter PALM COAST — As Flagler County sheriff's deputies investigated the death of a woman found inside her home, they arrested her husband on a charge of obstruction of justice. According to Sheriff's... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Rymfire educator named Flagler Teacher of the YearKate Sturman is Flagler County School District's Teacher of the Year. PALM COA
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Kate Sturman is Flagler County School District's Teacher of the Year. PALM COAST — Rymfire Elementary School fifth-grade teacher Kate Sturman admitted Thursday night that she was “a little shocked” to have been named Flagler Schools’ Teacher of the... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Flagler deputies investigate woman's death in Palm CoastPALM COAST — Flagler County sheriff's deputies are investigating the death of a
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
PALM COAST — Flagler County sheriff's deputies are investigating the death of a woman in her mid-40s at a home off Point Pleasant Drive in Palm Coast. According to a Sheriff's Office spokeswoman, dispatchers received a call about 8 a.m. Thursday... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Special Weather Statementand Tallyrand 200 PM EST Wed Jan 10 2018 ...PATCHY DENSE FOG NEAR THE COAST...
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
and Tallyrand 200 PM EST Wed Jan 10 2018 ...PATCHY DENSE FOG NEAR THE COAST... Locally dense fog has formed along the Flagler county coast and visibilities of a quarter of a mile have been reported near Flagler Beach. Mist and fog has also... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
After bloody year, Flagler sheriff lands $162K domestic violence grantMoney will fund extra detective, crime analyst BUNNELL — The Flagler County Sh
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Money will fund extra detective, crime analyst BUNNELL — The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office has secured a state grant that will help fund two new positions to investigate domestic violence cases. The $161,542 grant from the Florida Coalition... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Daily rain record set in Daytona Beachdate. The previous record, set on Jan. 9, 1993, was .91 inches. By 8 p.m., the
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
date. The previous record, set on Jan. 9, 1993, was .91 inches. By 8 p.m., the heaviest rainfall had moved northward over Flagler County. Rain remains in the forecast through Friday. Daily high temperatures are forecast to continue warming, with... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Flood AdvisoryFlagler FL- 744 PM EST TUE JAN 9 2018 The National Weather Service in Jacksonvi
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
Flagler FL- 744 PM EST TUE JAN 9 2018 The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a * for... Flagler County in northeastern Florida... * Until 845 PM EST * At 743 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Flood Advisory642 PM EST TUE JAN 9 2018 The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issu
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
642 PM EST TUE JAN 9 2018 The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a * for... Southeastern Flagler County in northeastern Florida... * Until 745 PM EST * At 642 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Emergency repairs continue after winter storm pounds Volusia, Flagler beachessand gathered on the beach as a result of a southward-moving longshore current
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
sand gathered on the beach as a result of a southward-moving longshore current during the storm, said Bob Pickering with Flagler County Emergency Services. Longshore currents move sand along the beach. When the current meets an obstacle, like the... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Fighting like a girl: High school wrestling sees increase in female participationwere no girls in wrestling when I was in high school and college," said White,
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
were no girls in wrestling when I was in high school and college," said White, who's been a wrestling coach in Flagler county for 17 years and wrestled at Gardner-Webb University, in North Carolina. "Back in the '80s, girls wrestling... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
List of Volusia-Flagler area hotlines and volunteersServices: Information and assistance, 888-756-2930; 386-756-2930 or aadaytona.o
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Services: Information and assistance, 888-756-2930; 386-756-2930 or aadaytona.org for Volusia County and 386-445-4357 for Flagler County. 2. Alzheimer’s Association: 800-272-3900. 3. American Red Cross: Volusia/Flagler counties,... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Far from home: Flagler, Volusia schools make students who fled Puerto Rico feel at homehave left the devastated island for the U.S. mainland. In Volusia County, 270 s
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
have left the devastated island for the U.S. mainland. In Volusia County, 270 students from Puerto Rico have enrolled. In Flagler County, there are 23 students. Statewide, a total of 11,200 students from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Warming trend arrives this weekendfall as low as 27 in Daytona Beach, with colder temperatures in rural areas on
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
fall as low as 27 in Daytona Beach, with colder temperatures in rural areas on the west side of the two counties. At the Flagler County Airport in Bunnell on Friday, temperatures dropped to freezing just after 2 a.m., then dropped to 30 degrees... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Warming trend arrives this weekend, many Volusia beaches still closed to drivingfall as low as 27 in Daytona Beach, with colder temperatures in rural areas on
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
fall as low as 27 in Daytona Beach, with colder temperatures in rural areas on the west side of the two counties. At the Flagler County Airport in Bunnell on Friday, temperatures dropped to freezing just after 2 a.m., then dropped to 30 degrees... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Boats kill record number of Manatees in Volusiawhether you're talking cold stress, boat-related or natural causes." Only one
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
whether you're talking cold stress, boat-related or natural causes." Only one manatee death — an infant — was reported in Flagler County last year. The 538 manatees found dead in Florida waterways was also the most since 2013. Red tide algae... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Volusia-Flagler emerge from 2nd freezing nightfall as low as 27 in Daytona Beach, with colder temperatures in rural areas on
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
fall as low as 27 in Daytona Beach, with colder temperatures in rural areas on the west side of the two counties. At the Flagler County Airport in Bunnell on Friday, temperatures dropped to freezing just after 2 a.m., then dropped to 30 degrees... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
A big freeze settles across Volusia and Flagler counties, and much of the East Coasttime: Bunnell 32 Crescent Beach 30 DeLand 30 Daytona Beach 29 Daytona Bch
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
time: Bunnell 32 Crescent Beach 30 DeLand 30 Daytona Beach 29 Daytona Bch Water Treatement Plant 32 Flagler Beach 30 Flagler County (Southeast) 26 New Smyrna Beach 30 Palm Coast (East & Central) 28 Palm Coast (North) 23 Palm Coast... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Icy morning in Volusia, Flagler; more freezing temperatures forecastto the area's homeless population. "We have pretty much already filled up the b
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
to the area's homeless population. "We have pretty much already filled up the beds we have for shelter tonight." In Flagler County, Acting Emergency Management Chief Sally Sherman asked residents and visitors "to protect their life and... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
The Flagler escape that killed a pastor, exposed a jail's problemsthe night of Dec. 27, 2000, an escaped inmate killed Burgess, a Baptist ministe
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
the night of Dec. 27, 2000, an escaped inmate killed Burgess, a Baptist minister. Christopher Ropp had escaped from the Flagler County jail with another inmate. Then he ran southwest through the woods and stole a flatbed pickup piled high with... Read more
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