Milford Lions Club presents $69,500 to local community organizations

MILFORD — On May 24, 2018, at its 12th annual Eunice Reed Fund Awards Dinner Meeting, the Milford Lions Club presented a total of $69,500 to 21 Milford area charitable and civic organizations. The grant recipients were selected from a total of 25 applications received this year. All 25 requests described worthwhile projects and expressed […]

Relay for life to feature local sponsors, band

MILFORD — June 16 is shaping up to be a great event for the community to enjoy and help raise funds for the American Cancer Society through Relay For Life, according to organizers. Milford’s Relay has adopted the theme — Moonlight Mardi Gras, Help Unmask The Cure. Bayhealth is this year’s Premium Sponsor. Along with […]

Students rank in Odyssey of the Mind event

MILFORD – The Milford High School Odyssey of the Mind team earned 7th place last week in the 2018 World Finals competition at Iowa State University after competing with teams from the United States, as well as from other countries, like Poland, China, Mexico, and Singapore. Odyssey of the Mind is a creative problem-solving competition […]

Exchange student shares experiences in Milford

MILFORD — For 16-year-old Alina Bashkirova, Thursday night’s graduation at Milford High School signified the end of a unique journey. Alina spent the year living in Milford as an exchange student from the Ukraine. In recognition of completing a year of high school, she was awarded a certificate from the Milford School District which she […]

Greater Kent Committee requests annual donation from Milford City Council

MILFORD — Kent County is looking toward growth, according to Bill Strickland who addressed the Milford City Council Tuesday, May 29. With the Greater Kent Committee’s looming need of hiring an executive director after teaming with Kent County Levy Court, Mr. Strickland and the board behind the committee has tasked themselves with requesting donations from […]

Five Milford, Lake players earn All-State softball honors

STATEWIDE – After both making state tournament appearances this year, the Milford High and Lake Forest High softball squads each had multiple players finish off the season with All-State selections. Lake Forest’s Brooke Glanden capped her high school career with a spot on the All-State First Team, along with six other players from the Henlopen […]

Milford High girls’ tennis team holds successful youth clinic

MILFORD – Friday, June 1 at the Milford High tennis courts, a group of six middle school kids interested in picking up the game of tennis gathered for a one-hour clinic led by Milford tennis head coach Jacquelyn Mullikin-Powers. With no middle school feeder program for the high school tennis team, these annual clinics are […]

SLIDESHOW: Milford High School graduation 2018

MILFORD – Graduates celebrated their last day at Milford High School last night during their commencement ceremony with rain clouds looming in the background. See the complete list of graduates in the upcoming issue of The Chronicle. Valedictorian: Melina Nicole Hudson Salutatorian: Kaitlyn Clotilde Cupelli Senior Class President: Emily Holstein Vice President: Kaitlyn Cupelli Secretary: […]

3 Buccaneers earn All-State baseball honors

MILFORD – Three players from this year’s Milford High baseball roster made the cut for the 2018 Delaware Baseball Coaches Association All-State squads. Senior outfielder Bryce Greenly, who will be headed to the University of Virginia to play baseball next year, earned a Second Team All-State selection to cap his high school career. Senior Caden […]

Milford High girls’ tennis team to hold clinic for kids Friday, June 1

MILFORD – Friday, June 1, the Milford High tennis coach Jacquelyn Mullikin-Powers, with the help from the 2018 Henlopen Conference Southern Division champion girls’ tennis team, will be hosting a spring tennis clinic for kids. The clinic, which will cover all aspects of the game of tennis and serve as a great opportunity for young […]