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Man Accused In Ponce Inlet Dog Beating Death Pleads No Contest

Daytona Beach, FL – The Ponce Inlet man accused and charged with aggravated animal cruelty in the beating death of a 9-month-old Labrador Retriever pleaded no contest in court Monday afternoon. Attorneys for 46-year-old Travis Archer failed to have evidence suppressed and when they appealed to the Florida Supreme Court, they rejected the request. Archer was arrested in April 2017 ... Read More »

Officer & Deputy Hospitalized Following Substance Exposure

Jerrold Burnham(Flagler County Sheriff’s Office) Bunnell, FL – A deputy and a Bunnell officer end up in the hospital after both of them were exposed to an unknown substance. The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office reports that the deputy, a K-9 unit, responded to North Fig Street where Bunnell police were on a call regarding a possible burglary back on Saturday ... Read More »

Register To Win Tickets To The Volusia County Fair!

Register below and you could win a family 4-pack of General Admission tickets to the Volusia County Fair! *These tickets do not include cost of carnival rides. DATES: November 7th – 17thDIRECTIONS: Easy to get to in DeLand, right off I-4 exit 118A and State Road 44. Celebrating 75 years of fun! Food, concerts, and live shows daily. Check out ... Read More »

Ormond Beach PD Looking For Bank Robber

Ormond Beach, FL – Ormond Beach Police are looking for a man they say robbed the Trustco Bank located at 115 N.Nova Road this morning. Witnesses say that the man had a foreign accent, possibly Arabic, and implied he had a gun during the robbery. A tentative description of the man is that he’s between 30 and 35 years old, ... Read More »

Volusia Schools Superintendent Finalists Meet The Public This Week

(Left to right: Dr. Ronald “Scott” Fritz, Dr. Peter Licata, Dr. David Moore) DeLand, FL – The search that began in July for a new Volusia County School Superintendent is scheduled to end next week. But before that, the three finalists, Dr. Ronald “Scott” Fritz, currently Chief of Staff for Teaching, Leading, and Learning for Osceola County Schools. Dr. Peter ... Read More »

Record Year For Sea Turtle Nests In Volusia County

Daytona Beach, FL – It was a banner year for sea turtle nests in Volusia County this year with 984 nests being found on our beaches in 2019. The season ended on October 31. Jennifer Winters, Sea Turtle Habitat Conservation Plan Manager for Volusia County, said the final count was 984. The number would be higher but rough seas created ... Read More »

State And Federal Officials “Relentlessly” Securing Elections

Tallahassee, FL – State and federal officials announced Friday they are “relentlessly” working together to protect election systems in Florida from on-going foreign interference. The law enforcement and elections officials said they don’t want a repeat in 2020 of the 2016 contest, where at least two undisclosed county election systems in Florida were breached. And they asked the public for ... Read More »

Halloween Call From Desperate Teen Results In Child Neglect Charges

Bunnell, FL – A phone call to the Abuse Hotline from a 14-year-old saying she was thinking about committing suicide because of living conditions andalleged physical and emotional abuse by her mother, results in the arrest of her parents, 33-year-old Dennis Allen and 42-year-old Betty Nicolicchia-Allen. The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office said the teen also said that she is being ... Read More »

Reward Doubled For Information Leading To Arrest In Palm Coast Homicide

Palm Coast, FL – The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the community’s assistance with any information pertaining to a double-shooting that happened at a Palm Coast Circle K store. One victim, 26-year-old Deon O’Neal Jenkins, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other victim was taken to the hospital. Sheriff Rick Staly said that detectives have established several solid ... Read More »

DBPD Looking For Strong Arm Robber

Daytona Beach, FL – The Daytona Beach Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding 34-year-old Anthony Burgess. He’s wanted for armed robbery after robbing two women, ages 61 and 90, while they were unloading groceries from their car. One of the victims says that the suspect approached and as she turned to see who it was, he ... Read More »