Florida House Eyes Work Requirement In Medicaid

Florida House Eyes Work Requirement In Medicaid

By on February 22, 2018 in News Service of Florida

Florida – Florida might consider imposing work requirements on adults enrolled in the state’s Medicaid program, a move some critics contend would be “cruel” for poor people who rely on the safety-net program for health care. House Speaker Richard Corcoran, R-Land O’ Lakes, asserted in January that the state would not consider such a move after President […]

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School Shooting Survivors Call For Change

School Shooting Survivors Call For Change

Florida – Little more than a week ago, some of the biggest problems students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School faced were math tests and the baseball team’s performance. But seven days after a 19-year-old gunman went on a killing spree at the Parkland school, students turned into activists as they cried, pleaded and argued with lawmakers […]

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FCSO: Serial Armed Robbery Suspect Pleads To 30 Years, No Chance Of Early Release

FCSO: Serial Armed Robbery Suspect Pleads To 30 Years, No Chance Of Early Release

By on February 22, 2018 in WNDB News

Palm Coast, FL – The man accused of two armed robberies and an attempted robbery in Palm Coast and Bunnell has pleaded to 30 years in prison. Charles Eugene Rushing-Griffen, 27, was arrested on December 15, 2017, and charged with robbery with a weapon, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and driving with […]

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Daytona Commission Supports Putting Half-Cent Sales Tax Increase On Ballot

Daytona Commission Supports Putting Half-Cent Sales Tax Increase On Ballot

By on February 21, 2018 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – On Wednesday, The Daytona Beach City Commission unanimously agreed to support Volusia County in putting a half-cent sales tax increase on the November ballot. Now that Daytona Beach has agreed to support the half-cent sales tax measure, the measure is one step closer to moving to the ballot box. All 16 […]

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2 Suspects In Deltona Armed Burglary Case Arrested In Cape Coral

2 Suspects In Deltona Armed Burglary Case Arrested In Cape Coral

By on February 19, 2018 in WNDB News

Cape Coral, FL – Update: The man and woman suspected of breaking into a Deltona family’s home have been arrested in Cape Coral. Cape Coral Police got a tip that the suspects, Steven Prewitt and Dawn Robey, were at Robey’s home. Police surveilled the home and spotted Prewitt leaving the garage. He was taken into custody without […]

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Volusia County Schools Get Ready To Participate In Digital Learning Day

Volusia County Schools Get Ready To Participate In Digital Learning Day

By on February 21, 2018 in WNDB News

Volusia County, FL – Volusia County teachers and students are gearing up to participate in Digital Learning Day, which highlights outstanding digital teaching practices. Digital Learning Day takes place Thursday, February 22, and the event showcases innovative teachers and leaders who encourage digital learning and instructional technology programs which play a role in increasing student […]

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Governor Scott: ‘We Have To Make Changes’ On School Safety

Governor Scott: ‘We Have To Make Changes’ On School Safety

By on February 21, 2018 in WNDB News

Florida – Metal detectors at schools, better coordination between agencies and keeping guns out of the hands of people who are mentally ill were among the solutions three groups of experts handed Tuesday to Gov. Rick Scott, as state leaders search for ways to prevent tragedies like last week’s mass shooting that killed 17 people […]

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Daytona Beach Commission To Discuss Proposed Half-Cent Sales Tax Increase

Daytona Beach Commission To Discuss Proposed Half-Cent Sales Tax Increase

By on February 21, 2018 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – The Daytona Beach City Commission will decide at its Wednesday night meeting whether or not to support Volusia County in putting a half-cent sales tax increase on the November ballot. All 16 Volusia County municipalities must agree to support the resolution in order to put the half-cent sales tax up for […]

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Flagler Files Its 1st Murder Charge For An Alleged Drug Dealer In An Overdose Death

Flagler Files Its 1st Murder Charge For An Alleged Drug Dealer In An Overdose Death

By on February 21, 2018 in WNDB News

Palm Coast, FL – An alleged Palm Coast drug dealer is now facing murder charges in an October 2017 drug overdose death case. On October 28, 2017, Flagler County Sheriff’s Office deputies found 23-year-old Savannah DeAngelis unconscious at her Front Street home in Palm Coast after receiving reports of a possible drug overdose. DeAngelis later […]

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VCSO Arrests Deltona Middle School Student For Making A Bomb Threat

VCSO Arrests Deltona Middle School Student For Making A Bomb Threat

By on February 21, 2018 in WNDB News

Deltona, FL – The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office (VCSO) has charged another Volusia County student after they made a threat against the school. At around 11:41 AM on Wednesday, Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 14-year-old Deltona Middle School student after his third period teacher reported the student has threatened to blow up the school. This is […]

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