Defenders — Firefighter/paramedic Mike Kurland, Lt. Steve Huber, and Firefighter/EMT Eric Schmalmaack stand outside the Volusia County Fire Services station in Lake Helen. Their services are provided by contract to the City of Lake Helen; the city now plans to collect a fee to pay for that fire protection, which has angered some residents. However, adding the fee has enabled the city to take fire services out of its general fund, and, by doing so, lower its ad valorem property-tax rate.
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Mildred Sue Campbell Roseborough made her way to heaven on Aug. 18, 2016. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at First Presbyterian Church of DeLand. More ...