Southern Delaware Street Rod Association holds 28th annual Rod & Custom Jamboree

HARRINGTON — After missing the first Rod & Custom Jamboree hosted by the Southern Delaware Street Rod Association, the Smith’s knew they couldn’t miss another. They’ve parked their custom car on Smith Street at the Delaware State Fairgrounds ever since. Don Smith and his wife Kathy drive down each year from Lancaster, Pa. to the […]

Harrington man dies from injury sustained in crash

MILFORD – The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit is currently investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash that has claimed the life of a Milford man which occurred early this week, according to Public Information Officer Master Corporal Jeffrey R. Hale. The investigation thus far has determined that the crash occurred on Sunday, June 18 at […]

Christie Little of Harrington named 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholar

HARRINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the selection of Christie Little of Harrington, who attends Lake Forest High School in Felton, as a 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholar. Ms. Little is one of 161 outstanding American high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, artistic excellence, leadership, citizenship, service, and contribution […]

Delaware State Fire School to host summer camps

DOVER — The Delaware State Fire School has announced that two new summer camps for 2017 will held at the campus in Dover on Chestnut Grove Road. The first Junior Fire Camp is scheduled from June 27 to June 29. Campers aged 13–17 will be shown a variety of aspects of the Fire, Rescue and […]

Colorblind student sees new hues with special glasses

FELTON — Imagine seeing a rainbow in full color for the first time. That’s what Weston Williams, 12, experienced last week after receiving a pair of glasses for the colorblind from Enchroma. “The best part is if you smudge the glasses, it’s in rainbow,” he said, still impressed days later. The soon-to-be seventh grader at […]

New garbage company to serve city of Harrington residents

HARRINGTON — A new company will soon take over trash and recycling services for residents in the city of Harrington, according to officials. Trash and recycling services were bid out earlier this year with Charlie’s Waste Service earning the contract as the lowest bidder. As a result, there will be a small decrease int he […]

Lake Forest graduate honored for saving life during school

HARRINGTON – Lake Forest High School graduates can boast over $6M collectively earned in scholarships this year. More than 65 of the seniors even participated in AP courses, resulting in over 150 AP tests taken. But when it comes to saving lives, recent graduate Cody Outten took home the honors. The Harrington Fire Department honored Cody last […]

SLIDESHOW: Lake Forest High School graduation 2017

[espro-slider id=3797] FELTON – After a planned location change as the football field was under construction, the Lake Forest High School class of 2017 graduated Friday night under the sun on the field hockey field. Friends, family and community members filled the bleachers, some sitting in their own chairs, to watch their favorite students receive […]

Harrington mayor succeeds in setting term limits

Mayor can now serve eight consecutive years, council members can serve nine HARRINGTON – When Anthony Moyer became the mayor of Harrington in 2013, he had several “bucket list items” he wanted to see through. Imposing term limits on the mayor and city council members was just one of the items on that list. It […]

SLIDESHOW: Lake Forest High School prom 2017

[espro-slider id=3580] HARRINGTON – Lake Forest High School students and their dates gathered at the Delaware State Fair Exhibit Hall Saturday night to dance away the night inside the exhibit hall. Before dinner and the dance began, family, friends and community members watched the students glow as they walked the promenade just outside of the hall. Send […]