Strassle repeats as Henlopen Conference golf champion

DOVER — Probably not many people were surprised that Kyle Strassle won the Henlopen Conference Tournament individual golf title on Tuesday. The Milford High senior was the defending champion after all. But Polytech capturing the Henlopen tourney team trophy was another story. It may have been the first time the Panthers have won the title […]

Milford City Council talks special election, referendum

MILFORD – Voters in Milford’s second ward will have another chance to vote in a member of city council this year. Councilmember Jamie Burk resigned from his seat on council at the end of a police committee meeting Thursday, May 3. His resignation came after the committee spoke of a potential referendum to help pay […]

Softball: Previewing the DIAA state tournament first round

STATEWIDE – Barring inclement weather or unplayable field conditions, the 2018 DIAA softball state tournament is ready to get underway across the state of Delaware at 11 a.m. Saturday morning. Both the Lake Forest Spartans (12-6) and Milford Buccaneers (9-9) earned spots in this year’s field of 16. The Spartans and Bucs are just two […]

Joiner, Stahre shut down Blue Raiders in Lake’s softball season finale

BRIDGEVILLE – In one last tune-up ahead of the 2018 DIAA state tournament, the Lake Forest High softball program shut down the Woodbridge Blue Raiders, 8-2, in the team’s season-finale Tuesday, May 15. Sophomore Kayley Joiner earned the win in the pitcher’s circle, surrendering just a pair of runs on seven hits in her 5.0 […]

Lady Bucs bounce back with three consecutive wins to cap 2018 season

MILFORD – Last Tuesday afternoon’s 11-0 loss to Indian River pushed the Milford High softball program back against the wall. It was a big game for the Indian River squad, who were looking to avenge last season’s 18-5 state semifinals loss to the eventual state champion Lady Bucs. Head coach Sean Brennan and his squad […]

Bucs close out regular season with win, look ahead to Henlopen Conference championship

GEORGETOWN – Trailing 5-4 at the half, the Milford High boys’ lacrosse squad used a nine-goal third quarter to close out the 2018 regular season with a 19-15 victory over Sussex Tech Monday, May 14. Junior Jonathan Gaglione and freshman Landan Hajek each netted five goals for the Bucs (12-3). Senior goalkeeper Shane Gaglione made […]

Bucs send 10 players to Henlopen Conference quarterfinals

LEWES – The Milford High tennis teams wrapped up conference play at last week’s Henlopen Conference Championships. Combined between the boys’ and girls’ squads, the Bucs had 10 players competing in the Henlopen Conference quarterfinals on Friday, May 11. The boys’ tournament took place at Caesar Rodney High, while the girls gathered at Cape Henlopen […]

Spartans break school records at Henlopen Conference championships

FELTON – As a team, Lake Forest High’s track and field squad placed seventh (boys) and sixth (girls) at the 2018 Henlopen Conference championships last week. Lake, the Henlopen Conference Southern Division champions for both the boys and girls, set multiple individual school records at the two-day conference meet on their home turf. Junior Shane […]

Letter to the community: Downtown Milford, Inc. hopes to repurpose Santa House

This letter was submitted by Downtown Milford, Inc.’s Board of Directors May 10, 2018. It reads: Dear Milford Community: Seven years ago, Downtown Milford, Inc. (DMI) set out on a mission to build a new Santa House to replace the House used for decades prior, intending to share the magic of Christmas with more children.  […]

‘The Frog Prince’ helps actors hop into 10th season

MILFORD — Celebrate 10 years of Children’s Theater Magic as the Second Street Players Children’s Theater enjoys the 10th season with “The Frog Prince.” The play by Max Bush is based on the Olenberg manuscript and various editions of the tale “The King’s Daughter and the Enchanted Prince” by the Brothers Grimm. Shows are Friday, […]