Seaford principal, school earn Blue Ribbon awards

SEAFORD — When Carol Leveillee came to Frederick Douglass Elementary School, she wanted a challenge and something different. Six years later, she is one of 10 national recipients of the 2020 Terrel H. Bell Award for Outstanding School Leadership and principal of a newly named National Blue Ribbon School. “I feel like I’m pretty lucky […]

Signs mark Seaford schools’ place in history

SEAFORD — Markers now stand in salute to the historical significance of two buildings in the Seaford School District built in the 1920s through entrepreneur/businessman Pierre S. duPont’s school rebuilding program. In a low-key installation Tuesday, Delaware Public Archives markers were set in place on the grounds of Seaford Middle School and Frederick Douglass Elementary […]

Longtime Seaford fire official, educator Bennett dies

SEAFORD — Carlton Bryan “Spuck” Bennett wore many hats during his life: educator, businessman, family man and member of the Seaford community and volunteer fire service. Mr. Bennett, a 63-year member of the Seaford Volunteer Fire Department and a man who brought the Harley-Davidson motorcycle world to Seaford, passed away Wednesday. He was 90. A […]