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Volusia County schools conduct first code red drill
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. - Volusia County Schools hosted its first code red drill Thursday to prepare students in the event of an active shooter on campus. A spokesperson for the district said this is the first time Volusia County Schools conducted the Code Red 2 Practice Drill. The district said school
Strong to severe storms expected Friday across Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. - Most of Central Florida is under a risk of severe storms Friday, Severe Weather Center 9 meteorologist Rusty McCranie said. A line of storms will rake across Florida during the day.
Deputies: Student brings loaded gun to Volusia County high school
PORT ORANGE, Fla. - A 17-year-old Daytona Beach boy was arrested Wednesday after bringing a loaded gun to Atlantic High School in Port Orange, the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said.
Deputies: Deltona woman, Sanford man linked to 14 burglaries in 2 weeks
DELTONA, Fla. - A 21-year-old Deltona woman and a 21-year-old Sanford man have been linked to 14 home burglaries during the span of two weeks, the Volusia County Sheriff's Office said.
Orange City Shuffleboard Club activities
The Orange City Shuffleboard Club traveled to DeLand to participate in a recent intercity competition. The results were DeLand 9, Orange City 6. The high three-game scorers were: 1. (tie) Alice and Roger Vandevender (OC) and Jan Dally and Arnie Fischbach (D), both teams with a 234. 2. Jane Skinner a
Museum building for sale in DeLand
Although one location of the Museum of Art DeLand is up for sale, the museum is and will remain open for business, with plans to move all exhibits to the downtown location already in the works, along with expansion and more.
Volusia County jail guard traded sexual favors for snacks and cigarettes, deputies say
Authorities say a Central Florida jail guard traded snacks and cigarettes for sexual favors from a female inmate. Christopher Harvey, 31, of Port Orange was arrested Tuesday and charged with sexual misconduct between a detention facility employee and an inmate, according to a Volusia County Sheriff'
Volusia County correctional officer arrested after sexual encounter with inmate
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) - The Volusia County Sheriff's Office says that they arrested a Volusia County Division of Corrections sergeant on Tuesday on a charge that he had a sexual encounter with an inmate.
Restaurant Chains Closing in Florida, Across the Nation
Several fast food restaurants and popular food chains are closing across Florida and nationwide. That’s what First Coast News, 24/7 Wall Street, USA Today and other media outlets are reporting.
2 carjacking suspects killed in Port Orange crash while fleeing police
PORT ORANGE, Fla. - Two carjacking suspects were killed Wednesday night when a car crashed into a tree in Port Orange while fleeing police, authorities said. The fatal crash was reported around 10:30 p.m. on City Center Parkway just east of Clyde Morris Boulevard near Port Orange City Hall.
Police: Two suspects dead after carjacking, police chase ends in crash
PORT ORANGE, Fla. - Two suspects in a Daytona Beach carjacking are dead after they crashed in Port Orange following a police chase, according to the Port Orange Police Department.
This map shows all the cold cases in Volusia County
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. - The Volusia County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday unveiled a new map showing dozens of unsolved homicides in the area dating back decades. Deputies hope the online feature will help spread awareness and generate new tips in 47 cold cases.
Construction of apartment community at The Junction starts
An enthusiastic group of DeBary and West Volusia community leaders joined the staffs of Charles Wayne Properties and Integra Land Co. recently to officially break ground on Integra 289 Exchange at The Junction. The luxury, 289-unit apartment community is the first phase of DeBary’s long-awaited town
Remains of Volusia County woman missing for nearly 8 years found
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. - The remains of a Volusia County woman who was first reported missing nearly eight years ago have been found, the state attorney’s office confirmed Monday.
6 people shot over the weekend in Volusia County
Volusia County saw a weekend blasted by gunfire which left two people shot dead in Daytona Beach, three wounded in DeLand and another wounded near Orange City. The most recent shooting happened in DeLand on Sunday morning when someone opened fire about 2:59 a.m. from one of several vehicles doing do
Volusia County Council adds internal auditing department
Though overshadowed by the calls for legal action over Amendment 10, and the sheriff's response to that, the Volusia County Council aimed for more transparency by unanimously renewing an ordinance creating a Department of Internal Auditing at its meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 4.
VCSO: NSB Man Arrested On Child Sexual Battery Charges
New Smyrna Beach, FL – Detectives with the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office charge a man with sexual battery on a child after allegations he molested her. Detectives with VCSO’s Child Exploitation Unit announced the arrest of 30-year-old Mackenzie Brown after they charge him with attempted lewd and l
Volusia County deputies take kids on a shopping spree
DELTONA, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) - Some lucky kids got the chance to finish up their holiday shopping with a deputy by their side. Volusia County deputies hosted their 'Shop with a Deputy' event at a Walmart in Deltona. Families in need received $250 to go on a holiday shopping spree.
Volusia County corrections sergeant accused of having sexual encounter with inmate
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. - A 31-year-old Volusia County Division of Corrections sergeant surrendered himself Tuesday afternoon after having a sexual encounter with an inmate at the Volusia County Correctional Facility, the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said.
Daytona police: Damon Kemp, accused in double killing said, 'I just killed my friend'
Damon Kemp ran at a Daytona Beach police officer investigating a home invasion at the Jade Park Apartment Homes and said, “I killed my friend,” according to an arrest report released Monday.