Scenic Delaware: Give a hoot

John Cook of Wyoming took this photo of a barred owl at Brecknock Park in Camden on Feb. 23.

Scenic Delaware: Frozen fountain

Lee Mullarkey of Dover took this photo of a frozen fountain in Wyoming earlier this month.

Scenic Delaware: Fifer Orchards

D.M. Williams of Camden took this photo of Fifer Orchards in Wyoming in October.  

Ex-KFC worker alleges gender discrimination

WILMINGTON — A former Kentucky Fried Chicken employee at the Camden and Dover stores has a February trial date for her lawsuit claiming gender discrimination. Camden resident Autumn Lampkins alleges that after pumping breastmilk while working several months in 2015 she was harassed by managers and employees and then demoted and transferred, taking a pay […]

Love and Devotion

Dave Tally of Camden took this photo at Maple Run Farm in Camden on May 8.

CR events help students think about the future

CAMDEN — As the school year gets underway, many seniors begin to make plans for what comes after graduation. In an effort to prepare 12th graders for life after high school, the administration at Caesar Rodney High School is planning a number of events such as the touring the Dorm Bus, FASFA (Free Application for […]

Letter to the Editor: Whatever happened to the ‘invasion’

For more than two weeks leading up to the midterms, President Trump used vitriol and hateful language to convince the American people the caravan in Mexico was this “existential threat” to America. They would bring plagues and diseases to kill us all. He felt so strongly about it that he made it the central issue […]

Best Bets: ‘A Christmas Story’ to be told at Caesar Rodney High

The Caesar Rodney High School Stage Crew and Thespians usher in the holiday season this weekend with the classic tale “A Christmas Story.” Jean Shepherd’s semi-autobiographical account, as adapted for the stage by Philip Grecian, tells the tale of 9-year-old Ralphie Parker and his quest to receive a Red Ryder Carbine Action 200-shot Range Model […]

Letter to the Editor: Delaware school bus contractors face unfair competition from districts

Here is an interesting subject for discussion. It is an important subject in this day and age where government is bending over backward to help small business stay afloat and hire people to work. At least that is what all the politicians are saying anyway. But what happens when a government agency competes with a […]

Senators roll past Cape 51-7: Peace rushes for 205 yards and 3 TDs as 8-1 Dover eyes rival CR next week

DOVER — Friday was another good night to be a Dover High football player. By halftime, they were up by 37. Before long, the Senators had dispatched Cape Henlopen, 51-7, in a rainy Henlopen North matchup. The one-sided victory leaves Dover (4-1 North) with an 8-1 overall record going into next Friday’s regular season-ending showdown […]