A Volusia County Sheriff’s deputy and DeLand police officer shot a 33-year-old man wanted for attempted murder after the suspect drove head-on at one deputy and opened fire at another at another, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
Last Wednesday morning, Beacon Publisher Barb Shepherd asked for a favor (what we used to call an assignment in school), so I want to rise to the occasion.
Daytona International Speedway kicked off the holiday season Nov. 16 with Magic of Lights, a dazzling 1.5-mile drive-thru holiday-lights experience that will benefit Florida Hospital’s pediatric patients.
On the second floor of the Volusia County Historic Courthouse Nov. 16, volunteers supervised by representatives of both the Republican and Democratic parties began the tedious process of manually recounting the close races for U.S. Senate and state agriculture commissioner.
The costs of building a new home — or anything else — in Volusia County will likely rise next year, if the County Council adopts a new road-impact fee ordinance next month.