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NSBNews.net photo / Deposed Daytona State College President Kent Sharples gives the thumbs up Nov. 18, after a separation-retirement agreement is announced by board Chairman John Tanner, shown here at left.

Daytona State College is in a world of hurt over $1.5 million taxpayer dollars used to pay the bills the Community Cultural Foundation incurred last summer when planned concerts failed to generate either public interest or money from ticket sales. Mayor Glen Ritchey's plan to bring back the LSO as a remedy is nothing short of a delusion.

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Photos by Henry Frederick / This scene setter shot Friday on Main Street in Daytona Beach, the opening night of the Bike Week, shows an empty street with a smattering of parked motorcycles.

DAYTONA BEACH – Reports of 500,000 bikers visiting this city are exaggerated and have been for years, tourism officials said. The numbers don’t add up said Bob Davis, president and chief executive officer of the Hotel & Lodging Association of Volusia County.

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Earl Tony Ledbetter, chairman of the executive committee of the Volusia County Republican Party, passed away earlier today, Feb. 13, 2019, surrounded by family members. He was 71.

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla -- Temperatures will remain seasonably warm over the next several days, but showers are more than likely on Tuesday in greater Daytona Beach, according to the National Warther Service in Orlando.

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Temperatures on this balmy Wednesday afternoon reached 76 degrees along the coastal cities of greater Daytona Beach, 79 in Sanford and 80 in Orlando.

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Photos for Headline Surfer / The aftermath of a crash between a van and a Votran bus early Tuesday in Daytona Beach resulted in 11 injuries, but no fatalities
 
By HENRY FREDERICK
Headline Surfer 

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla -- Eleven people were hurt early this morning when a stolen van crashed into a Votran bus in Daytona Beach, cops said.

A child on the bus was among the injured in the collision in the area of Orange Avenue and Lincoln Street.

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla -- Dennis Burns, who headed up the United Way of Volusia-Flagler Counties, died Sunday night at his home in Ormond Beach. He was 65.

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla -- Thursday was a milestone of sorts for Congressman Michael Waltz, R-St. Augustine: The Warrior Diplomat turned 45.

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Fresh off his State of the County Address and the welcoming of a new airliner, Volusia County Chair sees the hiring of interim George Recktenwald as the next county manager as critical to the county government moving forward.

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