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 […]

Blue-Gold: Lewis laces up for Lake Forest one last time

NEWARK – For the final time as a Spartan, recent Lake Forest High School graduate Cameron Lewis suited up to represent his school on the football field. In the 62nd annual DFRC Blue-Gold game Saturday night, the former 6’5” Lake standout hit the field for the Gold team at the University of Delaware in Newark. […]

Ambassadors, cheerleaders represent Lake Forest High at Blue-Gold game

NEWARK – The annual DFRC (Delaware Foundation for Reaching Citizens with disABILITIES) Blue-Gold football all-star game isn’t just about the game itself. Schools across the state of Delaware have senior students who serve as ambassadors, cheerleaders and marching band members, in addition to the football players, representing their schools for the program. At this year’s […]

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 […]

Hannah Fox caps Lake soccer career with All-State honors

FELTON – Recent Lake Forest High School graduate Hannah Fox capped her high school soccer career with All-State honors. For the third consecutive season, she has been named to the girls’ soccer All-State Second Team. “It means a lot,” she said of the honor. “I’ve done it since sophomore year and it really means a […]

Season in review: Lake Forest’s 2017 spring sports

FELTON – With this past Saturday’s DIAA state championship action in the rear-view mirror, the 2017 spring sports season is officially in the books across the state of Delaware. While the Lake Forest Spartans didn’t cap the spring with any team state championships, the school turned in impressive campaigns across numerous different sports. Here’s a […]