Category : Florida

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

Wildcats win MEAC; will face FSU in NCAA tourney

Bethune-Cookman University’s women’s softball team are shown after winning the 2019 MEAC tournament title. The Wildcats won their second straight title, earning their second straight trip to the NCAA Tournament.COMPILED BY ANDREAS BUTLERDAYTONA TIME...

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

Locals sign with NFL teams

BRONTE WITTPEN/TNS Then-Florida Gators defensive lineman Jachai Polite (99) celebrates after tackling LSU Tigers quarterback Joe Burrow in a victory over LSU 27-19 on Oct. 6, 2018. Ormond Beach native Jachai Polite has signed a $3.6-million-dollar...

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

Aging at Home

Most older adults—about 94 per- cent—want to stay at home as they age. But a new survey fromthe Home Instead Senior Care network shows many seniors are redefining what it means to age in place, revealing that one in four plan to move to a new home t...

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

Permanent Enemies vs Permanent Interests

PHOTOS COURTESY OF BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, YOUTUBE.COM AND HISTORYLINK.ORG Political analysts dubbed Joe Biden the likely Democratic presidential nominee even before he entered the race. His supporters believe, Jill Filipovic wrote in The Guardian on...

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

Mothers honored with fashion show, brunch

PHOTOS BY ALAN LUBY FOR SOUTH FLORIDA TIMES WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. The garments were exquisite, the models were engaging, and the atmosphere filled with memories of the days when Redemptive Life Fellowship burst on the scene in the 90’s with fashion...

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

‘Black Girl Magic’

PHOTO COURTESY OF TWITTER NEW YORK (AP) — When Cheslie Kryst won the Miss USA crown, it marked more than a personal triumph: It meant that for the first time, three black women are the reigning Miss USA, Miss Teen USA and Miss America. The North Car...

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

Mother’s Day celebrated with elegance, beauty

There was at least one physically challenged model, and there was also a dance selection by the Jeaga Dolls/Jasmine Robinson. And a special presentation of the church’s Junior Debutantes and Squires was showcased. Pastor Brenda served as commen...

Southeast / Florida - 2 weeks ago

What to know if taking Mom to beach this weekend

With mostly sunny skies, toasty temperatures and afternoon high tides, Volusia County’s Beach Safety Division is expecting plenty of beachgoers for the upcoming Mother’s Day weekend. As hazardous rip currents are also in the forecast, beachgoers sh...

Southeast / Florida - 2 weeks ago

Deltas to present Miss Jabberwock pageant

The Daytona Beach Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority will present “Miss Jabberwock 2019: A Queen Like Me’’ on May 11. Four young ladies vying for the title Miss Jabberwock will be debuted in pageantry at the News-Journal Center, Dayton...