Laurel/Millsboro/Nanticoke set to compete at Junior Softball East Regionals

As the saying goes: “look good, feel good, play good.” When Laurel/Millsboro/Nanticoke hits the field Friday at the Junior League Softball East Regionals in Orange, Conn., they’ll be donning brand new uniforms courtesy of East-Side Car Wash in Millsboro. “They’re all very excited,” LMN manager Doug Tonge said, of the opportunity to compete at regionals, […]

Dagsboro council hires Dover firm for ‘as needed’ solicitor duties

DAGSBORO – As needed, a Dover-based law firm will be called upon to handle town of Dagsboro’s solicitor duties. Town council July 16 voted 4-0 to hire Liguori & Morris on an “as needed” basis. Attorney Gregory Morris of Liguori & Morris will represent the town in the solicitor role, according to Dagsboro Town Administrator […]

Car/vehicle show, tours, activities planned at Marvel Museum Saturday

GEORGETOWN – Weather permitting, Georgetown’s historic Nutter Marvel Carriage Museum could be a beehive of activity this Saturday. The museum grounds on South Bedford Street will be the venue July 21 for the 2nd Annual Car, Truck, Bike and Emergency Vehicle Show. Hosted by the County Seat Cruisers, Greater Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and the […]

Chamber mixer christens Georgetown’s new administrative offices move

GEORGETOWN – Distance-wise, it isn’t much. In terms of customer service, employee work environment and progress, it’s huge. A well-attended Greater Georgetown Chamber of Commerce mixer July 18 publicly christened the town of Georgetown’s new Town Administrative Offices – a two-story complex based only a few yards from the town hall building on The Circle […]

Warning issued following spike in suspected overdose deaths in Sussex

SUSSEX COUNTY – With more than half of the deaths from suspected overdoses occurring in Sussex County thus far in July, Delaware health officials have issued a warning. Department of Health and Social Services Secretary Dr. Kara Odom Walker Thursday urged the community to be aware of the uptick and also warned people in active […]

State confirms West Nile Virus in two crows in Sussex

SUSSEX COUNTY – West Nile virus has been detected in wild birds in Delaware for the first time this year. The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Mosquito Control Section, in conjunction with Delaware’s Division of Public Health and Department of Agriculture, announced the first detection this year of this mosquito-borne disease in southern […]

Traffic stop leads to heroin discovery, drug arrests

GEORGETOWN – Delaware State Police arrested two Salisbury men Tuesday after a traffic stop led to the discovery of heroin and suspected drug proceeds. Shamone Price, 26, and Isiah Jordan, 29, were both committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution, said state police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe. The incident occurred Tuesday, July 17 at approximately […]

Dagsboro: Community unity goal of proposed business alliance

DAGSBORO — Growth in Dagsboro is everybody’s business. So say facilitators in a movement to establish a business alliance. As proposed, the Dagsboro Business Alliance won’t be cast from the traditional chamber of commerce mold. It will instill efforts for businesses to work together in concert with town government and the community. “It’s getting businesses […]

Seaford: Father, son from New York state face drug charges

SEAFORD – A traffic stop conducted by city of Seaford police Tuesday escalated into the arrest of a father and son from New York state on drug charges after a kilo brick of heroin was discovered in the vehicle’s trunk. Bryden Chevannes, 45, and Malik Chevannes, 21, both of Mount Vernon, NY were taken into […]

Two injured in crash near Millsboro

MILLSBORO – Delaware State Police report two people were injured, one critically in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday morning near Millsboro. The crash occurred at about 8:10 a.m. at the intersection of Cross Keys Road and Phillips Hill Road involving a Jeep Cherokee operated by a 32-year-old Salisbury man and a Chevrolet Silverado driven by a […]