Brennan, Short joining forces with familiar face at Liberty University

MILFORD – A pair of southern Delaware All-State field hockey players – Darby Brennan (Milford High class of 2018) and Kira Short (Sussex Tech High class of 2018) – will both be heading down to Liberty University this fall, joining LU’s Division I field hockey program. At LU, they’ll be joining forces and playing Lady […]

Milford Senior High School announces advanced placement scholars for 2018

MILFORD — Milford High School (MHS) is extremely proud to announce that 33 current students or recent graduates from MHS have earned the designation of AP Scholar by the College Board. The honor recognizes their exceptional achievement on the college-level Advanced Placement (AP) Exams. The AP exams were held in May of 2018 after students […]

Troopers seeking assistance in identifying attempted robbery suspect

HARRINGTON – The Delaware State Police are still asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the above pictured suspect who is wanted in connection with an attempted robbery. The incident occurred on June 29, 2018 at approximately 10:30 p.m., after the victim agreed to provide the suspect with a ride home from the Harrington Casino. […]

Milford man arrested for harassing tenant

MILFORD – David Kenton, 71 of Milford, has been charged with harassment by the Milford Police Department, according to Pfc. Mikhail Stanton. Police received a harassment complaint from a victim July 11 alleging that Kenton, their landlord, sent multiple text messages to them requesting they “go out with him on a date,” according to the […]

Milford’s Sekscinski one of six students sent to 2018 NFHS Student Leadership Summit

DOVER – The DIAA Board of Directors sponsored the expenses for six student and two adult ambassadors to attend the 2018 NFHS Student Leadership Summit in Indianapolis from July 23 to 25. The student ambassadors were Amelia Christensen (Concord High), Caden Dickerson (Seaford High), Jack Faust (Sussex Academy), Jane Lyons (Ursuline Academy), Dylan Nitsche (Tower […]

Citizen of the Year: Pletcher chosen for Chamber award

MILFORD — Nominations are in and tallies are counted. This year’s Citizen of the Year award, presented by the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Milford, goes to a Milford High School graduate who decided to stick around and make her community a better place. The Citizen of the Year is someone who demonstrates outstanding achievement […]

Mispillion River Brewing hosts walk, run to benefit Construction Angels, share Miss Utility message

MILFORD — “Know What’s Below! Call Before You Dig!” Call 8-11. Those are the resounding words for anyone who is considering building a structure, digging a pool, or any other construction or excavation considerations. To help to boost this message, Mispillion River Brewing is hosting the Miss Utility 8-1-1 5K, 1 Mile Non-Competitive Walk and […]

Local business brings Yoga with Goats to the state Fair

HARRINGTON — When Delaware State Fair officials asked Beverly Geffon, owner of WhYoga in Milford, to bring yoga with a twist to this year’s event, she said, “Why not?” Aileen Maloney and others were happy to help with the project, so they offered to bring the goats. With the assistance of a few furry friends, […]

SLIDESHOW: 3rd Thursday in downtown Milford

MILFORD – Hundreds of consumers traveled to Milford Thursday evening, July 19 to enjoy live music, good eats and local wares, celebrating Downtown Milford, Inc.’s 3rd Thursday initiative. The monthly 3rd Thursday event is held in hopes of getting more people to the downtown area supporting local businesses. With a block party theme, this month’s […]

A legacy: Milford Memorial Hospital celebrated in newest museum exhibit

MILFORD — As Bayhealth continues to celebrate its expansion into Sussex county with the construction of the new health campus, Milford residents and visitors can take a peek at past transitions from inside the Milford Museum. The new exhibit, “A Legacy of Caring — The History of Milford Memorial Hospital,” officially opens during Downtown Milford, […]