Lake Forest Drama Club to perform comedy musical

FELTON — Golden Globe nominated film “Sister Act” will soon appear in an auditorium nearby, according to teachers in the Lake Forest High School music department. “It’s been a while since Lake put on a full musical,” Chorus and Theatre Director Elise Matalavage said. “It’s exciting and the community support has been amazing.” Almost 40 […]

Lake Forest students collect new stuffed animals for hospital patients

FELTON — If Lake Forest Central Elementary School seems a little happier inside, the students in the Random Acts of Kindness Club hope they played a part. The club has worked hard all year on several projects from offering kind words to working on a day of giving, according to their advisor Secretary Michele Davis. “For […]

Students take culinary skills to the next level

HARRINGTON — An unlikely partnership has flourished into tasty and lucrative business ventures for several Lake Forest High School students and graduates. When the Harrington Raceway & Casino began looking for a connection within the Prostart program, a nationwide two-year curriculum that allows students to work closely with industry professionals, they were paired with a […]

Bus crash sends eleven to local hospitals

FELTON – State Police are investigating a bus crash that occurred right outside Lake Forest High School sending 11 students to area hospitals The incident occurred around 2:32 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9 as a 75-year-old Harrington man was operating a 2009 International school bus northbound out of the Lake Forest High School parking lot located […]

Obsidian Spartan Award winner to be named during celebration

FELTON — Lake Forest School District will soon pick a new honoree for its prestigious Obsidian Spartan Award. The award is given annually at the Lake Forest Community Celebration of African American History Month held in February in the high school auditorium. This year’s event will be held Saturday, Feb. 18 starting at 6:30 p.m. […]

Graduation serves up tender moments for culinary students

MILFORD — Hearty tears mixed with raw emotions last week during the Food Bank of Delaware’s twelfth graduation ceremony. Ten students from around the area proudly stood in front of friends, family members, supporters, mentors and even new bosses as they bubbled with excitement over their new-found love of cooking and what some may say […]

2016 Winter Harvest Celebration set for Dec. 10

DOVER — Lake Forest, Capital and Smyrna School Districts have joined together for the ninth year to present a Winter Harvest Celebration for the Homeless and Displaced Children of Kent County. The Capital, Smyrna and Lake Forest School Districts have active McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Act Coordinators whose responsibility it is to help support the homeless […]

Scholarships and grants available for Delaware students

STATEWIDE – Applications for several Delaware scholarships, grants and professional incentive loans are now open for those pursuing postsecondary education during the 2017-2018 school year. Delaware residents interested in applying for these opportunities should visit Each year, the Delaware Department of Education awards millions in college scholarships, grants and aid to students across the […]

SLIDESHOW: Lake Forest Homecoming Parade 2016

HARRINGTON -Lake Forest’s 2016 Homecoming parade brought students, family members and supporters of the district out to the downtown Harrington area Oct. 29. The Saturday morning parade came just hours before the big football game against Seaford High School’s Blue Jays. The game will also feature hall of fame inductions and the announcement of this […]

Students take anti-bully message to town

FELTON — To help drive home the idea that bullying is unacceptable, Lake Forest North Elementary School students went for a walk on Tuesday morning. A Bully Walk. “The Bully Walk was the culmination of a series of class assignments that discussed bullying, its effect on the victim, why bullying is unacceptable and what to […]