Colleen Davis announces state treasurer candidacy

DAGSBORO – Colleen Davis of Dagsboro is running as a Democratic candidate for Delaware State Treasurer. She filed with the Delaware Department of Elections Friday, June 15. Davis, 38, is a health care professional based in Dagsboro. She has focused on sustainability, efficiency, and quality-of-care for health care providers and their patients – experience she […]

Pathways to Success holding ‘Pay It Forward’ celebration

MILLSBORO – July 2018 marks the 10-year anniversary for Pathways to Success. During that time, many local residents, organizations and companies have contributed to the organization’s success. On Saturday, July 21, some of these supporters will be recognized at The Clubhouse at Baywood from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. These supporters include Scott Kammerer, CEO, […]

Camp Barnes race support driven by plenty of ‘Pep’

DELMAR – This week, Camp Barnes rolled out the welcome mat for the first wave of dozens of happy campers – free of charge. Tuesday night, the area business community, the Mid-Atlantic racing family and the Cathell family teamed with Delaware State Police to stage the marquee fundraiser that helps to keep Camp Barnes ticking. […]

2nd Annual Cruise-In June 28 at Milton CHEER Center

MILTON – The County Seat Cruisers will host the 2nd Annual Cruise-In at the Milton CHEER Center on Thursday, June 28. Th event will run from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The center is located at 24855 Broadkill Road (Rt. 16), northeast of Milton. Trophies will be awarded to Best of Show Car and Best […]

Salmonella advisory issued for Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal

STATEWIDE – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, public health and regulatory officials in several states, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are investigating a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Mbandaka infections linked to Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Cereals. Seventy-three people from 31 states, including 24 who have been hospitalized, have reported becoming ill. While […]

Trump-stumping Knight rallies for U.S. Senate candidate Arlett

MILLVILLE – When “The General” speaks, people tend to listen. Iconic college basketball coaching legend Bob Knight says President Donald Trump is one who listens – and so does U.S. Senate candidate Rob Arlett. “Make America great again. We all want that,” said Mr. Knight. “I think in doing that we’re looking at some people […]

Groundwater contamination alleged in class action suit against Mountaire

MILLSBORO – Legal threat became reality Wednesday as law firm collaboration representing more than 700 Millsboro-area residents filed a class action lawsuit against Mountaire Farms of Delaware, claiming the poultry company is the source of widespread groundwater and air contamination. The lawsuit – filed in Delaware Superior Court by the Delaware law firm of Baird […]

Merchant Marine Academy: IR grad gets to ‘seas’ the opportunity

DAGSBORO – Helen Davis admits she knew very little to nothing about the Merchant Marines up through her junior year of high school. That all changed last summer. And in late June, the 2018 Indian River High School graduate will ship off to Kings Point, N.Y. to the Merchant Marine Academy with a pioneering niche […]

Mountaire asks court to strike motion to intervene on consent decree

MILLSBORO – Mountaire Farms of Delaware, Inc. has asked the Delaware Superior Court to strike attempts to disrupt work needed to commence under the consent decree recently entered into by Mountaire and the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control regarding Mountaire’s Millsboro poultry processing facility. On June 4, a consent decree agreement between DNREC […]

Republican Robert Mitchell announces candidacy for 35th District

GREENWOOD — Local mortgage banker Robert Mitchell is running to represent the 35th District in State House of Representatives. The Greenwood Republican is seeking the seat, vacated by Representative Dave Wilson, who is seeking the 18th District Senate seat. A lifelong Delawarean, Mr. Mitchell seeks to bring his experience in the finance and mortgage industry […]