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Meet the people who make The Beacon happen

November 29, 2017 by The West Volusia Beacon

The West Volusia BeaconThe New York native moved to DeLand in 1963, and graduated from DeLand High School in 1975. Keith has been married to his wife, Kitty Allen — a former employee and permanent Beacon family member — for 11 years. “Twenty-five years ago, I was doing ...

LETTERS: “I learned things teaching these courses that even I was not familiar with.”

November 17, 2017 by Daytona Beach News-Journal

Daytona Beach News-JournalWhen I was hired at DeLand High School in 1973, I was assigned to teach a course entitled “Senior Social Studies.” This was a full-credit course, with one-half credit dealing with topics mentioned in the article about Sen. Dorothy Hukill's bill. The ...

Seminole, DeLand, Seabreeze regroup for start of boys soccer season

November 14, 2017 by Orlando Sentinel

Orlando SentinelDefender Nicholas Brahmbhatt and midfielder D.J. Leatherwood also return after making the all-area list. Seminole edged DeLand 2-1 at home in overtime in the region finals before falling 4-3 to Bradenton Lakewood Ranch in the state semis. For DeLand to ...

West Volusia Calendar Nov.4-11, 2017

November 4, 2017 by The West Volusia Beacon

Coffee and doughnuts; last bike out 10:30 a.m. Stop 1 - Cape Canaveral National Cemetery, 5525 U.S. Highway 1, Mims; Stop 2 - New Smyrna Harley-Davidson, 1899 State Road 44, New Smyrna Beach; Stop 3 - Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2380, 510 S. Alabama ...

West Volusia Calendar of Events Oct. 20-28, 2017

October 19, 2017 by The West Volusia Beacon

Noon-7:30 p.m. at the Dr. Noble "Thin Man" Watts Amphitheater, 322 S. Clara Ave., DeLand, and Cafe DaVinci, 112 W. Georgia Ave., DeLand. The Greater Union First Baptist Gospel Choir will begin the festival at noon on the north steps of the Volusia ...

West Volusia Calendar of Events Oct. 14-21, 2017

October 15, 2017 by The West Volusia Beacon

8 a.m.-6 p.m. at Spring Lakes Station 32, 2850 Firehouse Road, DeLand; Indian Mound Station 34, 1700 Enterprise/Osteen Road, Enterprise; Lake Helen Station 35, 630 W. Main St.; Osteen Station 36, 180 N. State Road 415; DeLeon Springs Station 41, 5007 ...

New chief at DeLand High: Dr. Melissa Carr made her own way

September 27, 2017 by The West Volusia Beacon

The West Volusia BeaconNewly in charge — Dr. Melissa Carr stands in front of a mural at DeLand High School, where she took the reins as principal as the 2017-18 school year began. Among other challenges the new principal, a 27-year veteran educator, has already faced, Carr ...

Take them out to the ballgame: Four West Volusia seniors drafted by major leagues

June 28, 2017 by The West Volusia Beacon

The West Volusia BeaconFour West Volusia high-school graduates and baseball virtuosi have been drafted by the major leagues. DeLand High School pitcher Bryce Hutchinson, along with University High School pitchers Logan Allen, Nate Peden and Cameron Robinson, all were ...

Bulldogs honor athletes at year's end

June 14, 2017 by The West Volusia Beacon

The West Volusia BeaconDuring the recent DeLand High School Senior Award Assembly, many athletes were honored by being named a Student-Athlete Leadership Award-winner and the Athlete of the Month or by receiving athletic scholarships to continue their education and athletic ...

Bulldog track team presents letters and awards

June 14, 2017 by The West Volusia Beacon

The West Volusia BeaconThe DeLand High School Bulldog track team recently presented letters and awards, with coach Chris Madzik, center, making the presentation. The Coaches Award went to four-year athlete Jeremy Wilson, left, who just missed going to state in the 300 ...

Raymond Allyn 'Ray' Fletcher

June 7, 2017 by The West Volusia Beacon

The West Volusia BeaconRaymond Allyn “Ray” Fletcher, 80, peacefully passed away June 3, 2017, at the Halifax Health Hospice West Volusia Care Center in Orange City. A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 10, at Trinity United Methodist Church, 306 W. Wisconsin ...

Moyer leaving DeLand High School, will become district transportation director

May 10, 2017 by The West Volusia Beacon

The West Volusia Beacon“It was shocking,” Reading Department Chairwoman and Reading Coach Archer Israel said. Dr. Melissa Carr, formerly the school district's director of technology services and innovation, will take the helm as principal at DeLand High School July 1. The ...

Betty Hazen Allen

May 3, 2017 by The West Volusia Beacon

The West Volusia BeaconDELAND — Betty Hazen Allen, 78, died Jan. 15, 2017, at Florida Hospital HospiceCare in Daytona Beach. A funeral service was held Jan. 21 in the Allen-Summerhill Memorial Chapel. Burial followed at Glenwood Cemetery. Betty was born May 10, 1938, in ...

Allen ready to bring DeLand back to football glory

April 27, 2017 by Daytona Times

Daytona TimesAllen ready to bring DeLand back to football glory. April 27, 2017. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES. Florida High school spring football practice began on Monday and some local teams have new head coaches. Steve Allen was hired in December as DeLand ...

Cardinal Mooney lifter wins state boys weightlifting gold medal

April 8, 2017 by Bradenton Herald

Bradenton HeraldThe senior lifted a 690-pound total to win the 238-pound weight class at the Class 1A state boys weightlifting championships on Saturday at DeLand High School. O'Neill left the rest of the field far behind. Only Mount Dora's Zefrino Vega (655 pounds ...

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