NAACP seeks higher voter turnout in downtown Dover area

DOVER — Anne W. Smith, president of the NAACP’s Central Delaware Branch No. 2028, and other members of the chapter’s political action team have been hard at work in reaching out to residents of the downtown Dover community to let them know to make their voices be heard on Election Day. They say they don’t […]

Delaware NAACP elects new president, officers

DOVER — Branch delegates elected Richard “Mouse” Smith as the organization’s president at the annual Delaware NAACP State Convention held Feb. 29 at Delaware State University. Mr. Smith’s tenure runs from 2020-2022. He’s currently president of the NAACP’s Bear branch. Other elected leaders and their branch memberships included: • First vice president, Dr. Freeman Williams, […]

Civil rights attorney has inspiring message at NAACP Conference

DOVER — It was an inspirational call to action to fight for justice delivered by a passionate and nationally prominent civil rights attorney. Benjamin Crump’s plea to educate the younger generation on how to best move society forward clearly reached his intended target Saturday afternoon at Delaware State University. After listening with rapt attention for […]

Delaware NAACP State Conference to be held at DSU

DOVER — NAACP delegates, elected officials, community activists, and civil rights advocates from across the state are expected to gather in Dover to commemorate the Delaware NAACP annual state convention on Feb. 29 at Delaware State University from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Workshops and discussions geared toward economic empowerment, criminal justice reform, education, and […]