Community reflects on late Smyrna mayor Wright’s legacy

SMYRNA β€” In 1981, Delaware elected its first African-American mayor, George C. Wright Jr., to the town of Smyrna. Only 20 years before, David Buckson, who was the attorney general of Delaware in the 1960s, reportedly called race relations in Smyrna β€œthe worst in the state.’’ Mr. Wright died on Dec. 21, at the age […]