Olde Christmas at Prince George’s Chapel a homecoming with historical interest

DAGSBORO – One week later than originally planned thanks to Winter Storm Grayson, old-time holiday tradition was rekindled Sunday afternoon at historic Prince George’s Chapel in Dagsboro. Several dozen attendees seated in the chapel’s rectangular, boxed pews joined guest singers and musicians at Olde Christmas Day Musical Celebration hosted by the Friends of the Prince […]

New Dimensions: Fun, food and faith all free on the Fourth

  MILLSBORO – Tuesday, July 4, 2017 marked America’s 241st anniversary of its declaration of independence and freedom. At East Millsboro Elementary School, it was a day of fun, food, faith and entertainment. And it was all free. Hundreds of people gathered at the school on Iron Branch Road for the New Dimensions Family Ministries’ […]

Tickets available for June 20 Sussex County Prayer Breakfast

GEORGETOWN – The power of prayer. Citizens from Sussex County on Tuesday, June 20 will gather together to pray for their local communities at the Sussex County Prayer Breakfast at Crossroad Community Church. This year’s featured guest speaker is Frank Shelton. He is a part-time author, visionary and speaker but a full-time communicator of the […]

Zoar UMC celebrates homecoming service Oct. 23

CHURCH NEWS: The following is a list of church services and happenings in the area. To submit a church listing, email sussexpost@newszap.com.   Zoar UMC homecoming MILLSBORO — Zoar United Methodist Church, located at 24463 Gravel Hill Road in Millsboro, has services each Sunday at 10:15 a.m.  Sunday School is held at 9 a.m. for […]

Vacation Bible School set for July 18 at East Gate Presbyterian

CHURCH NEWS: The following is a list of church services and happenings in the area. To submit a church listing, email sussexpost@newszap.com.   VBS at East Gate Presbyterian Church LONG NECK — East Gate Presbyterian Church will hold Vacation Bible School from 6:30-8:30 p.m. July 18 – 22. The Conquerors VBS is an interactive learning […]

Religious and community leaders address racism

CHURCH NEWS: The following is a list of church services and happenings in the area. To submit a church listing, email sussexpost@newszap.com.   Religious and community leaders tackle racism LEWES — The Southern Delaware Alliance for Racial Justice is sponsoring a workshop for religious and community leaders on Wednesday June 15 from 9 a.m. to […]

Sussex County Prayer Breakfast June 14

GEORGETOWN – The annual Sussex County Prayer Breakfast will be held June 14 at Crossroad Community Church in Georgetown. The breakfast will begin at 6:45 a.m. The ministry and music portion of the program will begin promptly at 7:30 a.m. This year the Sussex County Prayer Breakfast welcomes Bill Alexson, son of former Brooklyn Dodger […]

La Esperanza salutes founders, supporters in 20th anniversary celebration

REHOBOTH BEACH — La Esperanza celebrated its 20th anniversary with an event that honored the people who have helped the Georgetown community center provide hope to recent immigrants. An April 5 luncheon was held at the Rehoboth Beach Country Club for some 65 special guests, including early supporters described as “angels” who appeared out of […]

Church, family, helping others are Helen’s passionate pillars

GEORGETOWN — Family reunions don’t require much travel time for Helen Kruger. Her children and grandchildren live a stone’s throw away. “We all reside on Kruger Road and they are next door or down the road,” said Ms. Kruger. “I love that. I always think how lucky I am when it’s Mother Day or Easter; […]

LWV forum provides insight in comprehensive plan draft

GEORGETOWN – In anticipation of the drafting of the 2018 Comprehensive Plan, the League of Women Voters of Sussex County hosted a forum on March 16 to provide the community with insight into what it takes to create healthy, friendly, and efficient living environments for Sussex County. “Neighborhoods with small stores that are accessible by […]