Familiar favorites, new twists on tap for Wings & Wheels 2018

GEORGETOWN — Fingers remain crossed for wonderful early autumn weather the first weekend in October. And prayers, hopes and well-wishes for good health and safe travel continue for a United States military legend and iconic centurion — retired Lt. Col. Dick Cole. Less than three months from liftoff of the Greater Georgetown Chamber of Commerce’s […]

Monster Mash! Trucks, drivers smash hit with Georgetown Speedway crowd

GEORGETOWN – Colossal tires on the likes of Hot Tamale, Mississippi Nightmare and The Illuminator towered over many young fans who took in the two-night Monster Truck Racing League show July 6-7 at Georgetown Speedway. Among those: Tucker Rife – a 10-year-old Virginia youth who is already a seasoned, five-year veteran in the world of […]

Youthful patriotism on colorful parade at St. Mark’s in Millsboro

MILLSBORO – Red, white and blue were the colors of the day on the Fourth of July at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Millsboro. Several dozen youngsters on foot, in strollers and on bikes plus a couple canines sporting patriotic colors took part in the 12th Annual Children’s Parade and Program. The 4th of July […]

Planning underway for Oct. 5-6 Wings & Wheels

GEORGETOWN – Planning is underway for 2018 Wings & Wheels, which offers popular staples and some new twists. Georgetown Chamber of Commerce’s annual early fall festival is Friday and Saturday, Oct. 5-6 on the grounds of the Delaware Coastal Airport. The event kicks off Oct. 5 with Pathways to Aviation Day where 125 high school […]

Buddy Holly tribute July 20 at Milton Theatre

MILTON – Legendary sounds of the late great Buddy Holly will on stage Friday, July 20 at Milton Theatre. The Young Buddy Holly Tribute “Not Fade Away” concert will feature Buddy Holly hits such as “That’s Be the Day,” “Peggy Sue” and “Maybe Baby.” This classic rock n’ roll concert will begin at 8 pm. […]

Milton Theatre to receive state historical marker July 7

MILTON – The historic Milton Theatre on July 7 will officially launch the start of its much-awaited $2.5 million capital campaign to renovate and introduce the necessary improvements to the structure of the building. As part of the VIP reception program, the Milton Theatre will announce the unveiling and dedication of their official historical marker […]

Youthful patriotism on parade July 4 at St. Mark’s in Millsboro

MILLSBORO — Millsboro will be on parade in patriotic colors July 4 with the 12th Annual Children’s Celebration and Parade. The event will begin at 10:30 a.m.  at the labyrinth of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, located at the corner of State and Ellis Streets. Children are invited to dress up in red, white, and blue, […]

Possum Players holding ‘Our Town’ auditions June 25-26

GEORGETOWN – Possum Point Players will hold auditions Monday, June 25 and Tuesday, June 26 for “Our Town” – Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama. More than 25 parts are available. Auditions will consist of a reading from the script and a short interview. Considered one of the greatest American plays ever written, “Our Town” is […]

Famed author Litwin visiting two libraries in Sussex

SEAFORD – Best-selling and award-winning author Eric Litwin will visit libraries in Seaford and Lewes Friday, June 29. Mr. Litwin is a song singing, guitar strumming, No. 1 New York Times Best Selling author who brings early literacy and music together. He is the original author of the Pete the Cat series as well as […]

Car show, entertainment highlight Selbyville Old Timer’s Day

SELBYVILLE – On a balmy June day, Selbyville rolled out the red carpet for residents and visitors for the 61st edition of Old Timer’s Day. Church Street for several hours on Saturday became the prime viewing spot for classic vehicles in the event’s traditional car show, that featured classic cars, trucks, tractors and emergency vehicles […]