Publisher's Column

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- When I left the Daytona Beach News-Journal about six weeks before the end of 2004, I still grossed nearly $55,000.  

Then again, I had a front-line beat and nearly a decade of experience from up North before winding down after nearly a decade for the newspaper. Which brings me to one Andrew Gant, the 

EDGEWATER, Fla. -- I recently read a media report that the 118-year-old statue commemorating Stephen Foster’s “Oh, Susannah,” has been removed due to people complaining it portrays the level of the black man is below the white man.

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NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. -- At the Counseling Center of New Smyrna Beach, our therapists are often asked, what is the best way to cope with my child’s behavior

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EDGEWATER, Fla. -- With President Trump having ordered military strikes against Syria in response to Assad gassing his own people, I wonder why anyone would actually think we as a people would survive all-out nuclear war should it come to that.

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DELTONA, FLA. -- A man is shot in the back in a drug-related incident in his Deltona residence a couple of days ago. Another man is stabbed to death Friday night in his Deltona home. A little more than a week ago a man was murdered in the Burger King restaurant. 

EDGEWATER, Fla. -- Awhile back I was looking at the pictures of the students who walked out.

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SANFORD, Fla. --I received a letter in the mail that I had been turned down for Social Security Disability, which presents an all-too-real scenario: I could be dead by the time a second go-around presented itself and a decision rendered.

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- There's nothing more promising in my life than the beauty of the morning sunrise.