Three young Seaford men killed in a single-vehicle crash

BRIDGEVILLE – Three Seaford men died early Sunday in a single-vehicle crash near Bridgeville. Delaware State Police identified the deceased as Matthew Tull, 26; his brother, Jacob Tull, 23; and 23-year-old Austin Moore, the driver of the 1998 Mercedes E320 involved in the crash. State police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said the crash occurred […]

DSP identifies motorist in fatal Sussex crash

SEAFORD — The Delaware State Police have identified the name of the driver who died in a crash on Monday on County Seat Highway (U.S. 9) at the intersection of Asbury Road as Hope A. Jackson, 48, Seaford. The crash continues to remain under investigation by the DSP Collision Reconstruction Unit.

Scenic Delaware: Hearns Pond Dam

Belikerve Joseph took this photo at Hearns Pond Dam in Seaford on Aug. 6.

Commentary; Eliminating Seaford’s 911 center good step

Discussion about the possible elimination of Seaford’s 911 Call Center (911 CC) at the Aug. 23 meeting of Seaford’s Mayor and City Council (M&CC) was definitely a step in the right direction for our city. First and very significantly, M&CC held a public hearing where more than a dozen citizens were permitted to speak to […]

Rebuilding Seaford aims to keep making progress

Six wins in two football seasons may not sound like much. But when you consider that Seaford High was a combined 6-52 in its previous six seasons, the Blue Jays’ 6-13 mark over the past two years actually represents progress. Seaford will try to build off last fall’s 2-8 campaign when it opens its season […]

Committee proposed to examine costs, options in effort to save Seaford 911 Center

SEAFORD – Seaford 911 Center, the first 911 call center in Delaware that handled its first call some 43 years ago, may have a new lease on life. After about two hours of sometimes emotional public testimony Tuesday night before a packed house at the Seaford Fire Hall, city council put on hold the vote […]

Seaford police dub distracted driving campaign a success

SEAFORD — The Seaford Police Department issued 247 citations and made four arrests as part of a non-traditional distracted driving operation conducted in June and July. Carried out in response to more than 80 calls involving distracted driving over a three-month period, the operation saw 114 citations for cell phone use and 89 for other […]

Dagsboro names Seaford Lt. Flood new police chief

DAGSBORO — The town of Dagsboro has turned to the city of Seaford for its next police chief. Steven Flood, a lieutenant and 20-year member of the Seaford Police Department, will assume the Dagsboro chief’s position on Monday, Aug. 5 as the successor to Chief Floyd Toomey, who is ending 32 years in law enforcement […]

New Business: New and improved Seaford McDonald’s now open

SEAFORD — Egg McMuffins and Big Macs are now being served at Seaford’s longtime Golden Arches landmark. The brand new Seaford McDonald’s restaurant recently opened, following four-plus months of construction from the ground up. The old McDonald’s closed and was demolished in early February. The new restaurant, which is nestled at the familiar corner-spot at […]

Man sought after Seaford home burglary

SEAFORD — A 33-year-old Seaford man was sought in connection with a residential burglary on May 30, Delaware State Police spokesman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. The incident occurred at approximately 2:30 p.m. whentroopers were dispatched to a residence in the 26000 block of Lonesome Road, police said, Upon arrival, it was determined that the […]