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Ponte Vedra Charity Worker Accused of Volusia Molestation
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - A resident of Ponte Vedra Beach has been arrested and accused of molesting two juveniles while he worked with a charity some time ago. 51 year-old Gregory Somers was …
Matanzas High School Subject to Second Bomb Threat in Nine Days
PALM COAST - In another of what's becoming an increasingly common occurrence, Matanzas High School was issued a bomb threat Thursday morning. It's the second time it's happened in the span of nine …
Two Arrested by FCSO for Allegedly Stealing, Spray-Painting Semi Truck, Fleeing on Foot
PALM COAST, Fla. - Two individuals were arrested by the Flagler County Sheriff's Office on Monday after they were reportedly caught spray-painting a stolen semi truck and then fleeing deputies on …
Dierks Bentley to Perform Prior to Daytona 500
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Daytona International Speedway announced its pre-race entertainment on Monday for the upcoming Daytona 500: Dierks Bentley will trek to the world's most famous beach to prime …
Eleven People Shot, Wounded in Lakeland Monday Afternoon
LAKELAND, Fla. - Eleven people at least were shot and wounded on Monday in Lakeland according to police. No deaths were reported as of Tuesday morning but two of the victims were said to be in …
Palm Coast Mayor Alfin Confirms 2024 Re-Election Bid
PALM COAST – David Alfin, now entering his third calendar year as Mayor of Palm Coast, has confirmed that he will not vacate his seat to run for higher office. In comments given to FlaglerLive, …

 

Volusia County

Meyer Shank Again Triumphant in Rolex 24 at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH - The 2023 Rolex 24 has concluded at Daytona International Speedway, and Meyer Shank Racing is victorious for the second straight year. The four-man driver lineup is the same crew who …

Rolex 24: Evening Update

Today marks the beginning of the 61st annual Rolex 24 race at Daytona International Speedway. Starting at 1:30pm EST, 61 sports cars and over 200 drivers will work to complete a full 24 hours of …

Sheriffs Chitwood & Staly Comment on Tyre Nichols Killing

Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood weighed in Friday night after the footage of Tyre Nichols' killing was made public. Nichols was killed at age 29 earlier this month during a traffic stop …

Flagler County
State News | News Service of Florida
EDGEWATER, Fla. – 62 year-old Howard Adams, a resident of Edgewater in Volusia County, has pleaded guilty to a felony charge for his role in the Capitol riots on January 6th, 2021. He’s …
TALLAHASSEE - Governor Ron DeSantis has expanded upon his reasoning for rejecting a high school course on African American Studies. According to the Governor, an examination of the advanced placement …
DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. - Local beaches will be receiving considerable funding to address beach erosion from last year's pair of hurricanes, according to a Wednesday announcement from Governor Ron …
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Manny Diaz, the Chair of the Florida Democratic Party, has submitted his resignation following a disastrous 2022 election season for the party. Diaz, not to be confused by Ron …
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jaguars, Volusia County’s nearest NFL football team, has clinched the playoffs in their regular season finale against the Tennessee Titans. It marks the …