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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Thomas wins Lake Forest School Board seat

FELTON – Phillip Thomas, a Felton Police Officer, won the at-large seat on the Lake Forest School Board in today’s election, according to the Department of Election’s unofficial tallies. Mr. Thomas brought in 51.31 percent of the votes in the election today against Stephanie Justiniano Johnson and Austin Auen who brought in 220 and 59 votes […]

Meet the Lake Forest School Board Candidate: Phillip Thomas

Phillip Thomas is running for the At-Large seat on the Lake Forest School District’s School Board. Other candidate Q&As can be found here: Austin Auen and Stephanie Justiniano Johnson. Phillip Thomas Age: 40 Occupation: Police sergeant Educational Background: “Graduate of Lake Forest and furthered my education at Delaware State University for a year and a half […]

Meet the Lake Forest School Board Candidate: Stephanie Justiniano Johnson

Stephanie Justiniano Johnson is running for the At-Large seat on the Lake Forest School District’s School Board. Other candidate Q&As can be found here: Phillip Thomas and Austin Auen. Stephanie Justiniano Johnson  Age: 42 Occupation: Assistant director for DelDOT’s Division of Planning Educational Background: “Just finished my last class for BS in Business Administration, Wesley College” […]

Meet the Lake Forest School Board Candidate: Austin Auen

Austin Auen is running for the At-Large seat on the Lake Forest School District’s School Board. Other candidate Q&As can be found here: Phillip Thomas and Stephanie Justiniano Johnson. Austin Auen Age: 20 Occupation: Real estate agent Educational Background: High School Diploma in 2015, plans to graduate from Wilmington University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting in […]

Odyssey of the Mind students to take ‘classics’ to world finals

HARRINGTON — Seven W. T. Chipman Middle School students will soon find themselves going head-to-head against some of the world’s brightest kids. Delaware Odyssey of the Mind teams that advanced from regionals to the state competition put their game faces on Saturday, March 25 in various buildings of the Appoquinimink School District in Middletown. Lake […]

Lake Forest student honored with FFA jacket

FELTON — When Lake Forest High School Assistant Principal Bryan Holland thinks of the Future Farmers of America, one student comes to mind first: Cassidy Burch of Harrington. Cassidy greeted Mr. Holland when he first arrived at his new job back in July. She also taught him how to shear a sheep. “This young lady […]