Volusia County Newswire (Page 5)

Volusia County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Volusia County, FL. (Page 5)

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  1. 2 more Volusia middle-school students arrested for threatening violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Two middle-school students, one an 11-year-old, were arrested Monday for threatening violence at two schools, investigators with the Volusia Sheriff's Office said. They are the 21st and 22nd students charged by Volusia County sheriff's deputies since the deadly Feb. 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, said sheriff's spokeswoman Laura Williams.

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  2. Workers run out of the way as crane collapsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | The Miami Herald

    ... motorists before one fatally stabbed the other in Tampa on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Video released by the Volusia County Sheriff's Office shows deputies rescuing a mother, who was shot, and her three children from their home following a domestic ...

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  3. Thousands will celebrate Easter on Volusia and Flagler beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    DAYTONA BEACH - Standing at the edge of the ocean in the predawn hush, there is nothing but the rhythmic swoosh of waves and darkness sprinkled with stars. When the sun starts to peek out from the farthest reaches of the horizon, slowly breathing life into the beach as it rises, the blazing orb and the dazzling rays it shoots across the sky become the perfect metaphor for Easter.

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  4. Dry weather, Hurricane Irma debris could lead to busy wildfire season in Brevard CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Florida Today

    ... season. Check out this story on floridatoday.com: https://on.flatoday.com/2E7nKKH A 200-acre brush fire in Volusia County closed Interstate 95 for hours as dry weather and fuel combined to create volatile conditions. So far this year, Brevard has ...

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  5. Volusia's new beach driving toll a surprise to manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... look for another option next time. "I think if you're a Florida resident, it should not be $20." The Volusia County Council voted to double the rate for daily beach driving passes in November, expecting to earn an extra $4.4 million a year largely ...

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  6. Hospitals see higher volumes, fewer deaths during Daytona Bike WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Continuing a trend from 2017, more than half of the traumatic injuries treated at Halifax Health Medical Center during Bike Week this year were for people attending the annual event, according to a hospital report. Though the number of trauma admissions to the hospital related to Bike Week fell by about 9 percent compared to last year, the percentage of those who had to stay in the hospital overnight for motorcycle injuries remained high.

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  7. Crews continue to monitor PSL wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    ... fire season. John Molve is has been in town for about a week, here two other firefighters and 3 dozers from Volusia County. "This fire had a lot of potential. It could have burned several homes or more than several homes," said Molve. They left ...

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  8. Bucket patrol: Linda Henline's beach pick-me-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... do something about it. She has an Instagram account and uses the hashtag #keepnsbclean to inspire others. Volusia County, which manages 47 miles of beach between Ormond-by-the-Sea and New Smyrna, has also launched new efforts of its own to combat ...

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  9. Easter events headline 12 things to do Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Easter puts egg hunts front and center this weekend in Volusia and Flagler counties and not all of them are strictly for young kids.  Palm Coast will have a flashlight egg hunt for teenagers while Daytona Beach Brewing Company will have an adults-only hunt. Beyond the holiday entertainment, there will be plenty of other things to do this week including Saturday's Cracker Day in Flagler County as well as the Flagler County Fair & Youth Show, which starts Wednesday.

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  10. Volusia, SunRail leaders spar in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Volusia County officials have been waiting a year for more than just assurances that their taxpayers won't get stuck paying for a commuter train that may never run - and they'll have to wait even longer after a SunRail Commission meeting Thursday that got uncomfortably heated at times. With no SunRail stop in DeLand - despite its promise in the original contract - and a 2021 deadline fast approaching when the project's local partners will begin assuming all the costs, Volusia leaders have been seeking assurances in writing that they won't have to pay to maintain the track between DeLand and DeBary, currently the northernmost stop.

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  11. Jewish Federation helps 150 families with food ahead of Easter weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... strapped happily into a pouch on her back while her 3-year-old twirled in the sun. Frink, 29, arrived in Volusia County homeless and pregnant with her older daughter. She has shelter now but relies on the Jewish Federation for help with food, ...

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  12. Photo Release: Commissioner Adam Putnam Visits Volusia County...Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 29 | PressReleasePoint

    Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today visited the Pioneer Trail fire in Volusia County and provided an update on Florida's wildfire activity. The Pioneer Trail fire closed a portion of I-95 until earlier this morning and is currently 205 acres and 90 percent contained.

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  13. Man accused of threatening police with knife after stabbing at homeless campRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... each of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and resisting arrest without violence. He was booked at the Volusia County Jail and held on $15,000 bail. On Tuesday night, Duke stabbed Andrew Pfister, 42, during an argument the two were having about ...

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  14. Deputies: Student, 15, arrested for making school threat at River Springs MiddleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The Volusia County Sheriff's Office arrested its 19th student on allegations of making a school threat since the Feb. 14 school massacre at Parkland, agency spokeswoman Laura Williams said. A 15-year-old male student at River Springs Middle School in Orange City was arrested Wednesday night at his home.

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  15. Slow roll into blazes: Bulldozer operators are hidden fighters of Volusia's brush firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... of the fire to stop the forward progression." The 12-year forest ranger is one of 17 bulldozer operators in Volusia County who battle and prevent forest fires, said Florida Forest Service spokeswoman Julie Allen. Volusia County lies within the ...

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  16. Wildfire closes a stretch of Interstate 95 in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Newms360.com

    Volusia County Sheriff's deputies monitor a brush fire from and empty stretch of Interstate 95 near Daytona Beach, Fla., Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Authorities said the brush fire shut down part of the highway Wednesday.

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  17. Traffic Alert: I-95 shut down north of Brevard due to firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Florida Today

    ... State Road 44 in New Smyrna Beach and Dunlawton Avenue in Port Orange, a stretch of approximately 7 miles in Volusia County. The closure went into effect around 12:45 p.m. and roads will remain closed as long as visibility issues persist, according ...

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  18. Deltona couple arrested after high-speed flee attempt with children in car Source: WFTVRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | WFTV Orlando

    ... after they sped away from deputies with two children in their car, deputies said. Detectives with the Volusia County Sheriff's Office and the U.S. Marshal Service spotted Danny Pierce, 29, at his girlfriend's home in Deltona around 3:20 p.m. Friday. ...

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  19. Suspect named in hit-run wreck that killed Flagler school bus driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... d 100 in Palm Coast, just before 6 a.m. and closed the interstate's northbound lanes as far south as northern Volusia County for several hours.

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  20. New Smyrna brush fire shuts down I-95 North to Port OrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A wildfire that got away from a burn pile and started as a 2-acre brush fire has grown to 65 acres and the smoke from the fire shut down Interstate 95 northbound from State Road 44 in New Smyrna Beach to Dunlawton Avenue in Port Orange, authorities said. The blaze reported at 11:58 a.m. was reportedly located at Pioneer Trail and Sugar Mill Drive, said Volusia County sheriff's spokeswoman Laura Williams.

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