Meetings and Announcements

Bible study discussion group expands.

We are beginning two new Bible study groups. Interest has been expressed to begin Bible study groups outside the Daytona Beach area. In light of that, we will begin two new groups, one in Ormand Beach and one in Ponce Inlet. The Ormond Beach group will begin meeting on June 13, at 1 pm. at the home of Dennis Culler at 3 Carmel Court Ormond Beach. Dennis phone # is 295-2036. The second group in the Ponce Inlet area is still in the planning stage. Damon Hawkins is putting this group together. You can reach him at 407-474-6094

The original study group meets on Thursday, 10:30 am, at Crossroads Church Coffee shop, located at intersection of Big Tree and Clyde Morris. Questions - call Norm Ford @ 386-315-2898.

Ron Redick was inducted into the "National Senior Softball Hall of Fame (HOF)" in November, 2023.  Ron is a snowbird from Dublin, Ohio (suburb of Columbus) who began playing in the GDBSSA leagues in 1997 and continues playing in the senior 70's league in his soon-to-be 87th year.  In addition, he has played for or been player/manager of teams in state and national tournaments for over 25 years.

A ceremony celebrating Ron's membership in the HOF will be held at the SPA (Softball Players Association) World Championships, Columbus, Ohio, August 6-9, 2024.

"In Search of Gold", a memoir of a NYPD Gold Shield Detective, was written by Dean Palamara, a current GDBSSA player, who has played with us for over 20 years.

March 1, 2024 - CDC Updates COVID Guidelines

The CDC has released updated guidelines, and now includes COVID with other respiratory viruses.  The updated guidelines can be found at

Our Softball Story

See the video report from "Volusia Here & Now" at