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By Henry Frederick
Headline Surfer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- In describing the main tenets of her job as supervisor of elections, Supervisor of Elections Lisa Lewis said she is "dedicated to ensuring all Volusia County citizens have fair, honest transparent elections."

Motorsports

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Photo for Headline Surfer / John Cooper is shown in this vintage image from 1985 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

By Henry Frederick
Headline Surfer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- John Cooper, the first man to serve as president of Indianapolis Motor Speedway and later Daytona International Speedway who died Wednesday in Indianapolis at the age of 83, was remembered by motorsports leaders of today.

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By Henry Frederick
Headline Surfer
1worstlogo copy.jpgMultimedia compilation of the Top 1,000 "WORST of the Worst: Motorsports Crashes" captured on video or still images, with an emphasis on the need for constant vigilance in keeping drivers, crew members, emergency workers, and especially spectators, safe at racing events around the globe.

DAYTONA BEACH -- Rusty Wallace flipped violently down the backstretch during the second 1983 Twin 125 Qualifier at Daytona.

THE BEACHES

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Hundreds stung by jellyfish along the World's Most Famous Beach in Daytona

By Henry Frederick
Headline Surfer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- When the purple flags are being flown along the World's Most Famous Beach, they're not for a Barney the dinosaur birthday party. The flags are a warning to be alert about jellyfish -- those nearly invisible critters that blend in with the soapy surf and sometimes wash up along the shore.

 

 

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Tattoo You: Daytona Beach Shores babe marches to beat of different drummer

By Henry Frederick
Headline Surfer

DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. -- So who is this tattooed-mystery babe spotted walking along the hard sands of Daytona Beach Shores who caught the camera lens of our intrepid photographer friend who shoots just about everything interesting he sees along the Word's Most Famous beach and beyond?

"I have no idea," said lensman-extraordinaire Steve Bibeault, of the exotic beach beauty with tats. "I was trying to take pictures of waves when she walked into the frame." 

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Highlights of this day in history: The last Jewish settlers leave the Gaza Strip; President Bill Clinton signs welfare reform into law; Black Panthers' co-founder Huey Newton killed; Sci-fi author Ray Bradbury and singer Tori Amos born. (Aug. 22)...

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. It was Biketoberfest 2011 when Blue Oyster Cult took the stage at Rossmeyer's Destination Daytona in Ormond Beach. The classic rock band is an entrant in the 2016 Headline Surfer Hall of Fame. 

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NY Knicks star Camelo Anthony was the X factor in leading Team USA men's basketball in a close game over Australia at the Olympics, 98-88. He scored 31 points.

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County Chair Jason Davis called a press conference in front of the Justice Center in Daytona Beach to take onb his own party with criminal allegations thrown out two days later. It's the season of poliutical ugliness. Stories begin today.

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Daytona Beach Mayor Derrick Henry, first-term incumbent, is among myriad candidates Headline Surfer is endorsing in the Aug. 30 primary. Endorsements start this weekend.

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NEW ORLEANS -- Authorities in Louisiana say a massive fire at an oil refinery west of New Orleans is out. About 1,400 employees were safely evacuated when the fire broke out on Thursday. No injuries are reported. 

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