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Easter bunny who went viral for Orlando brawl wanted in New Jersey, report says

ORLANDO, Fla. - The man who claimed to be a cotton-tailed crusader after he was caught on video fighting in an Easter Bunny costume in Orlando is wanted in New Jersey, according to a report from the Tampa Bay Times.


Powerful Lessons from Spring Break in World War II France

Instead of traveling to Daytona Beach or Puerto Vallarta over our spring break this year, we traveled back in time. We joined nearly 50 of our graduate students at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies on a week-long staff ride to Paris and Lyon to explore the French Resistance


(1 count) Defiant Trespass

Duque, Juan A - (1) (F1) Burglary and 3 additional charges. On 2/22/19 at 0334 hours, officers were dispatched to the 300 Block of W. 2nd St. for an attempted break in. On scene officers were advised that Juan Duque had been making numerous threats of violence towards the resident. Duque then attemp


Volusia beach lifeguards rescue 47 over Easter weekend, rip currents to persist

DAYTONA BEACH — Rough surf and rip currents that kept lifeguards busy rescuing people from the sea in Volusia County over the holiday weekend are expected to persist through the week, beach officials said.


VCSO Fugitive Flees, Gets Arrested In Flagler County

Bunnell, FL – A reported stolen vehicle in Volusia County led the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office to the arrest of a man wanted for questioning in multiple weapon complaint incidents. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office and the Daytona Beach Police Department were already on the trail of the man, id


Florida teacher to press charges against 9-year-old who allegedly punched her

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. (WESH)— A Florida elementary school teacher wants to press charges against one of her students. She claims that the 9-year-old girl hit her, and the incident happened in the classroom.


Comedy "The Foreigner" brings rural Georgia to Shoestring Theatre

In remote rural Georgia, Meeks’ Fishing Lodge has been nestled next to a picturesque lake for a generation, but scarce lodgers and needed repairs have brought many problems. When we first meet the locals, the situation is fraught with tension, but soon, hilarity ensues as Shoestring Theatre in Lake


Teen injured by wave at Ormond Beach, officials say

A 17-year-old boy was injured Sunday afternoon when he was hit by a wave near a park along Ormond Beach, officials said. Lifeguards rescued the unidentified teenager around 4:15 p.m. after the wave drove him face first into a sandbar behind Andy Romano Park, according to Capt. Andrew Ethridge, spoke


Ormond Beach's Kaleb Lee releases first single

Ormond Beach country artist Kaleb Lee, who starred on Season 14 of The Voice, has released his first single, titled "Cooler Weather." The song was made available to download and stream on April 19, and Lee will be recording a music video this summer. He will also be performing across the country on


Daytona Beach Man and Mother Killed in Easter Weekend Motorcycle Accident

In what should have been a weekend of family Easter celebrations, quickly took a turn for the worse after a fatal motorcycle accident tragically claimed the lives of both a Volusia County man & his mother this past Saturday afternoon, according to initial reports from the Florida Highway Patrol.


Varsity scores and top performers: April 22

Monday's Central Florida high school results and summaries:. Buzz: John Franco threw 6 innings allowing 6 hits to pick up the win for Lake Howell. Jacob Schwarz earned the save while Billy Poure added 2 doubles and 2 RBI’s for the Silverhawks.


Authorities: Electrical fire damages Daytona Beach storage facility

Fire officials said a fire damaged part of a storage facility in Daytona Beach on Sunday afternoon. No injuries were reported. A column of smoke rose above the units of Mr. G's Storage at 1104 Nova Road around 5 p.m.


Lake Helen to buy Cassadaga water system

A long-in-the-making deal between Volusia County and the City of Lake Helen will transfer ownership of Cassadaga’s water system to Lake Helen. The interlocal agreement was approved by the Lake Helen City Commission April 11. Lake Helen will pay a fee of $10.


SpaceX suffers serious setback with crew capsule accident

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has suffered a serious setback in its effort to launch NASA astronauts into orbit this year, with the fiery loss of its first crew capsule during testing.


911 dispatchers may get new status

Volusia County leaders are tracking bills in Congress and the Florida Legislature that may affect how emergency dispatchers are classified and compensated. The measures could qualify dispatchers for pay and retirement benefits more like those enjoyed by police officers and firefighters.


DSC Hosting 2 NJCAA Championships In 2021

Daytona Beach, FL – The home of the Falcons will also be home to a pair of National Junior College Athletic Association championships. Just recently, Daytona State College announced that the NJCAA has selected DSC to host two different championships come 2021. Those championships will be the NJCAA W


Feisty 10-12 foot gator captured in Miami neighborhood

MIAMI (WFLA/WTVJ) – Miami’s Little Havana neighborhood had an unexpected visitor Friday night. An alligator ranging between 10-12 feet long was spotted in the middle of a road by a Miami Fire Rescue crew as they were headed back to their station.


Easter Sunday message from Port Orange Mayor Don Burnette

PORT ORANGE, Fla -- Don Burnette had a special social media message for his constituernts and friends on Sunday in attending Sunday services with his wife, Anita Reber Burnette, at Basilica of St. Paul in Daytona Beach.


Hope is message of Volusia March of Dimes ambassador family

ORMOND BEACH — At age 2 1/2, Scotty Cornelius is a blur of perpetual motion, gamboling fearlessly from one adventure to the next outside the Tomoka Outpost at Tomoka State Park.


Naughton, Lopez lift Daytona over Dunedin 5-0

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Alejo Lopez had three hits and two RBI, and Packy Naughton struck out nine hitters over six innings as the Daytona Tortugas defeated the Dunedin Blue Jays 5-0 on Monday.