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Shootout breaks out at Daytona Beach intersection, police say

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Police are working to learn what led to a shooting at a Daytona Beach intersection that left one person hurt early Wednesday. According to the Daytona Beach Police Department, shortly before 6 a.m., people riding in two separate cars at Derbyshire Road and 5th Street reportedly began shooting at one another.
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We won a prize pack from Minorcan Mike's datil hot sauces!

Minorcan Mike makes datil hot sauces, rubs, mustards, and more in St Augustine, Fl. Datil peppers are a St Augustine favorite and they pack a lot of heat with a fruity flavor that has us wanting more. The origins of the St Augustine datil may be mysterious with people claiming the Minorcans brought them over, that they were brought over by Africans, and Cuba as well but wherever it is from it has made a home in St Augustine and is celebrated there for many many years. If you are ever in St Augustine you definitely should check out all the ways datils are used in dining there. If you want to try these delicious items you can find them at <a href=""></a>/ (This is not a sponsored post, we happened to win a contest and wanted to share the experience)
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Gunshot fired from car injures 1 in Daytona Beach

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – A person was hospitalized Wednesday after being hurt in a shooting earlier that morning in a Daytona Beach residential area, police said. According to the Daytona Beach Police Department, the shooting, which “appears to have involved one car shooting at another,” occurred at around 5:45 a.m. near the intersection of Derbyshire Road and 5th Street.

Lady Lake K-9 assists in arrest of Daytona Beach pair with drugs

A K-9 assisted in the arrest of a Daytona Beach pair with drugs in Lady Lake. The pair had been traveling in a vehicle with an expired license plate late Sunday night on U.S. Hwy. 27/441 when they were pulled over, according to an arrest report from the Lady Lake Police Department. A K-9 unit was summoned to the scene and the dog alerted on the vehicle, indicating the likely presence of drugs.

St. Johns County deputies searching for 2 missing men

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. — The St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking the whereabouts of two missing men. Deputies say one individual is Ogrious Tyrone Harris who is a 40-year-old man who was last seen on W. King Street in front of Karr Doctor on July 31 or Aug. 1.

Man Arrested at Daytona Hotel for Fatal Stabbing

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - 38 year-old Durian Atwaters was arrested by the Daytona Beach Police Department on Tuesday and charged with 2nd degree murder for the killing of 34 year-old Rickey Shelhorse. The DBPD received 911 calls early Tuesday morning from passers-by who saw Shelhorse's body lying on the ground...

Trial Scheduled for Accused Cop-Killer Othal Wallace

DAYTONA BEACH – The murder trial of Othal Wallace has been set for April 23rd, 2023. The date was set by Judge Raul Zambrano, with Wallace in attendance. In June 2021, Daytona Beach Police Department officer Jason Raynor was shot, reportedly by Wallace, during patrol. He remained in critical condition until August, when he succumbed to his injuries.

Palm Coast plans to work with FGUA, to Bulow Creek’s benefit

After two decades of territorial battles between Flagler County and Palm Coast over who would provide water and sewer services to Old Kings Road South, the city of Palm Coast appears poised to enter into an agreement with the Florida Governmental Utility Authority, with environmental benefits to Bulow Creek. “It...

Racing Gods Don’t Always Smile on Seemingly Deserving, Being Consistent Helps

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Take all five classes in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, turn them loose on four of the most historic and challenging miles of racetrack in North America amid changing conditions with championship implications riding on the outcome, and what do you get? Two hours and 40 minutes of action-packed sports car racing otherwise known as the 2022 IMSA Fastlane SportsCar Weekend at Road America.

Biker’s Paradise! Fall Cycle Scene Presented By Monster Energy Returns to Daytona International Speedway as Part of Biketoberfest, Oct. 13-16

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 10, 2022) – Fall Cycle Scene Presented By Monster Energy, Daytona International Speedway’s annual Biketoberfest event that is a biker’s paradise, returns Thursday through Sunday, Oct. 13-16) for four days of exciting activities for motorcycle enthusiasts. During Fall Cycle Scene Presented By Monster...
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Beach erosion set for discussion at Flagler Beach city meeting

FLAGLER COUNTY, Fla. – The city commission in Flagler Beach will hold an emergency meeting Wednesday morning to discuss “severe coastal erosion” near the pier. There are significant drop-offs visible in the sand dunes along the stretch from 5th Street to 3rd Street on A1A in Flagler Beach. The distance from the top of the dunes to the beach is more than 6 feet in some places.

The Florida History of the Oldest Wooden Schoolhouse in America and How You Can Tour It

Historic American Buildings Survey J. Erwin Page Photographer, Public domain via Wikimedia Commons. Since St. Augustine was settled in the 1500s, the city is home to many old buildings. But one of the oldest, and arguably among the most interesting, is the oldest wooden schoolhouse. Here is an overview of the interesting history of the building and information about how you can tour it today.