Signal work at US 113/SR 20 to begin April 25

MILLSBORO – Motorists can expect daytime lane and shoulder closures beginning later this month as Delaware’s Department of Transportation changes signal phasing at the US 113/SR 20 intersection. The side street approaches (Hardscrabble Road and Betts Pond Road) currently operate using “concurrent” signal phasing, where both eastbound and westbound traffic proceed at the same time […]

Attempted robbery suspect charged following extradition from Georgia

MILLSBORO – Don D. Zakrociemski, the 37-year-old Millsboro man wanted in connection with an attempted robbery in February, has been extradited and charged, Delaware State Police report. Zakrociemski faces charges of: Attempted to Commit Robbery Second Degree; Reckless Endanger First Degree; Assault Third Degree and Criminal Mischief, state police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe. Zakrociemski […]

Smyrna man faces charges following vehicle pursuit, foot chase

MILLSBORO – A 41-year-old Smyrna man faces numerous drug and traffic charges following a vehicle pursuit and foot-chase that followed an attempted traffic stop by Delaware State Police Thursday night near Millsboro. Wayne O. Revel Jr. was apprehended, charged, arraigned and committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution in lieu of $5,028.00 secured bond, state police […]

Suspect in attempted robbery apprehended in Georgia

MILLSBORO – The Millsboro man sought by Delaware State Police in an attempted robbery this past February was apprehended Wednesday in Georgia. Don D. Zakrociemski, 37, was apprehended in DeKalb County, Georgia April 3 and is currently awaiting extradition back to Delaware, state police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Zakrociemski has been sought by […]

Great Futures Fund announces donations to Boys & Girls Clubs in Milford, Oak Orchard

MILFORD – Following a successful fundraiser at The Peninsula in early February, the Great Futures Fund is thrilled to announce that the Boys and Girls Clubs (BGC) of Oak Orchard and Milford will be receiving over $75,000 in donations. “Through the incredible generosity of our local community members, the fundraising committee was able to shatter […]

Elderly woman dies in Millsboro crash

  MILLSBORO — An 80-year-old Millsboro woman died in a single vehicle crash Wednesday on Lowes Crossing Road, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. The incident occurred at approximately 3:34 p.m. when an eastbound 2014 Chevrolet Equinox exited the roadway and struck a large standing tree, authorities said. The woman was wearing […]

Millsboro woman killed in single-vehicle crash identified

GUMBORO – Authorities Thursday identified the 80-year-old Millsboro woman who died Wednesday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash near Gumboro. Joann E. Smith died from injuries sustained in the crash, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. The crash occurred at approximately 3:34 p.m. March 20 when the 2014 Chevrolet Equinox driven by Ms. […]

Cameras put eyes on downtown Millsboro

MILLSBORO – Wireless cameras are now providing a continuous video view of Millsboro’s downtown business district. Three cameras swung into action in early March, providing 24/7 surveillance of a good portion of Main Street. Cameras are positioned on three businesses: Dollar General, Antique Alley and Gunshooter Enterprises. Surveillance of the downtown district, as well as […]

State police: Residence, vehicle struck by gunfire

MILLSBORO – Delaware State Police are investigating a shooting incident near Millsboro Thursday night in which a residence and vehicle were hit by gunfire. The incident occurred on March 14 at approximately 11:28 p.m. in 29000 block of Colonial Estates Avenue within the Colonial Estates Mobile Home Park, state police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe […]

Traffic stop: Dagsboro man faces drug charges

MILLSBORO – Delaware State Police on Tuesday arrested a 28-uear-old Dagsboro man after a traffic stop led to the discovery of drugs, including heroin, cocaine and marijuana. Troopers charged Kevin D. Handy Jr. with: Possession With Intent to Deliver a controlled substance in a Tier 2 quantity; Possession With Intent to Deliver a controlled substance; […]