Flagler County Newswire (Page 6)

Flagler County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Flagler County, FL. (Page 6)

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  1. Enjoy Independence Day fireworks safely in St AugustineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Historic City News

    ... two decades Fireworks over the Matanzas has been produced by Fireworks by Santore , a company based in nearby Flagler County, that's been in the fireworks business for over 125 years. Fireworks over the Matanzas is just one of more than 250 shows ...

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  2. St. Johns County unemployment rate drops to 3.2 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | St. Augustine Record

    ... rates. Putnam County saw its rate fall to 5 percent in May, a decline of 2.2 percentage points from May 2015. Flagler County had a rate of 4.9 percent, 1.5 percentage points better than the previous year and 0.3 of a point better than April. Clay ...

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  3. Temperatures could reach into the 90s; slight rain chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    More clouds should be rolling in this morning and early afternoon, bringing with them a slight chance of showers. But then the sun should start peeking out again, as temperatures reach into the 90s today, according to the National Weather Service.

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  4. Fed rate fiddling could burn some consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... 14-15, it remains unclear what action the central bankers will take. To get an idea of what this means for Flagler County, Garry Lubi, senior vice president at Ameris Bank in Palm Coast, offers the local spin. What impact is the interest-rate ...

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  5. 3 Things to Do in Flagler: June 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... Cool off with some fun at Wacky Wednesdays. Included with paid admission. 3. WHO SAID THAT? June 15, 10 a.m., Flagler County Public Library. "Super Sports Spectacular" with ventriloquist Mark Wade, for ages 6 and under.

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  6. Woman confronts man breaking into home, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | WESH-TV

    A Palm Coast woman confronted a man who invaded her home while she was inside with two children, WESH 2 News has learned. Marco Dejesus, 32, is charged with burglary to an occupied dwelling and criminal mischief after sheriff's deputies in Flagler County say he broke into a Palm Coast home Thursday afternoon and was holding a pry bar when the owner and mother of two boys confronted him.

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  7. Woman confronts man invading home, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | WESH-TV

    ... >> YES, MA'AM. DESUS IS CHARGED WH BURGLARY TON OCCUPIED DWELLING AN IMINAL MISIEAFTE SHERIFS DEPUTIES IN FLAGLER COUNTY SAY HE BROKE INTO A PALM COAST HOME YESTERDAY AFTER AND WAHOINA PRY BAR WHEN E NER AND MOTHERTWO BS ACCORDING TO THE REPT, THE ...

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  8. Flagler Beach RV park spat turns violentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A dispute between neighbors at a RV park near Bulow Plantation turned into a lobbing of cinder blocks, tossing of sticks and a tussle with deputies, according to a Flagler County Sheriff's Office report. Deputies were called to Bulow Plantation RV resort about 9 p.m. Wednesday where they were told that Bruce Arthur Penwell, 55, Bear Trail, had thrown three cinder blocks, a plastic bucket full of sand and a chunk of wood at another resident and threatened the other resident with phrases like "I will smash your skull with these," "I will break you in half," and "I will kill you " Deputies said the altercation began after the victim's wife told him about threatening statements Penwell had made to her, according to arrest reports.

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  9. Flagler, Volusia state assessment scores improveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    By Shaun Ryan & Dustin Wyatt [email protected] [email protected] Friday, June 10, 2016 4:56 PM Volusia and Flagler county students performed well on state assessment tests this year, according to data released Friday by the state Department of Education. The students met or exceeded state averages in most of the spring Florida Standards Assessments.

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  10. FDOT road repairs and maintenance reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Historic City News

    ... h Nighttime moving lane closures Wednesday through June 21 from 8 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. from State Road 16 to the Flagler County line for RPM (Raised Pavement Marking) replacements.

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  11. Flagler Beach ranked as a top 'Laid-Back Beach Town'Read the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... small local businesses would be included as well," said Amy Lukasik, director of tourism marketing for the Flagler County Tourism Development Office, in a news release. "Flagler Beach has maintained that small town, laid-back vibe and our local ...

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  12. Flagler Beach honors rescuer who pulled 2 from surfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... and paddled out to get the two of them," Hile said. "The woman wasn't moving, and I had to carry her." Flagler County Fire Department units were dispatched to the pier in response to a call from Water Rescue. Firefighter Lt. Stephen Cox reported ...

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  13. Volusia parents, children celebrate long journey to being re-united at Port Orange ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A toddler bounced on his father's lap Thursday afternoon, an ordinary occurrence that was extraordinary on this day. The smiling boy, his parent and the long process it took to bring them back together after several months apart was the reason a modest crowd of child welfare employees and families gathered for a luncheon in Port Orange.

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  14. Rain in the forecast may miss Volusia, FlaglerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... le crash at the Deltona exit ramp on westbound I-4, but no lanes are blocked. No traffic problems reported in Flagler County as of 7 a.m.

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  15. University High grad wins car in Excellence in Education ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Vianca Santos has a new car for traveling this fall to attend college in New York City. Santos, a recent graduate of University High School in Orange City, was the grand prize winner Thursday night of the eighth annual Excellence in Education Challenge, which is open to high school juniors and seniors in Volusia and Flagler counties.

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  16. Palm Coast Dunkin Donuts up in smokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Firefighters from Palm Coast and Flagler County are on the scene of a blaze that began about 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the Dunkin Donuts at 1310 Palm Coast Pkwy SW. Flames could be seen shooting through the roof as firefighters poured water on the fire and it appears the roof may have collapsed.

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  17. Tough choice for Senate candidates in Congress: miss votes or miss campaigning?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Todd Wilcox was stumping before Republican activists in Flagler County; Carlos Lopez-Cantera was mingling with potential voters at a doughnut shop in Ocala and Carlos Beruff was heading for Miami to meet with key political players. But while that trio of U.S. Senate candidates have been hitting the trail hard, logging hundreds of miles this week building support for their campaigns, two of their key GOP rivals - congressmen David Jolly and Ron DeSantis - are once again stuck in Washington, D.C. off the campaign trail much of the week because of House Speaker Paul Ryan's aggressive schedule for early summer voting.

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  18. Daytona area could see tourism boost as gas prices stay lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Now that the school year has ended in Volusia and Flagler counties, the start of the summer driving season is upon us. This summer could see the most Americans hit the road for leisure trips in more than a decade, AAA auto club is forecasting.

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  19. State ethics panel clears Flagler County administratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The Florida Commission on Ethics found there was not enough "legal sufficiency" in a complaint lodged against Flagler County Administrator Craig Coffey and dismissed the filing during its Friday session in Tallahassee, according to a Wednesday media release. Coffey, the county's chief of staff since 2007, was named along with County Attorney Al Hadeed and all five members of the County Commission in a barrage of complaints filed with the ethics commission, as well as the Florida Elections Commission, earlier this year.

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  20. National Cat Adoption Month is here; adopt your furry friend at a discountRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Animal shelters in Volusia and Flagler counties are offering special discounts in June to celebrate National Cat Adoption Month.  From June 8th to June 12th, Halifax Humane Society, at 2364 LPGA Blvd., Daytona Beach, is offering 50 percent off adoptions for cats under 1 year old and cats over 1 are free. The Humane Society is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

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