Best Bets: Caesar Rodney travels back for radio show

For their next production, the Caesar Rodney High School Stage Crew and Thespians are going out of the box — literally. With the coronavirus pandemic putting a halt to stage productions, the Caesar Rodney drama department has had to use innovative methods to keep the arts alive at the school. The first two efforts were […]

Scenic Delaware: Above it all

Lowe’s employees respond quickly to crisis

CAMDEN — Colin Faulkner, public safety chief for Kent County, knows the odds of a positive outcome are not very good when an individual goes into cardiac arrest. That’s why he was so excited that five associates with the Lowe’s home improvement store in Camden had received the proper training as part of what he […]

Car strikes house in Camden; driver suffers minor injury

CAMDEN — An initial call about a tree striking a structure turned out to be far more as the Camden-Wyoming Fire Co. arrived to find a vehicle crashed into a home early Thursday, authorities said. According to Camden-Wyoming Assistant Chief Phillip Lewis, the vehicle apparently went airborne before striking the residence in the 100 block […]

CR’s Rider News students develop stories through wider lens

CAMDEN — New or tried-and-true hobbies. Vlogs capturing a month of the pandemic a few seconds at a time. Explainers on the election. As students across the state have grappled with uncertainty in their education and the challenges 2020 has brought in general, a group of students at Caesar Rodney High School are telling those […]

Moon over Camden

Amy Zook of Magnolia took this photo of the rising moon over Tre Sorrelle Dolce in Camden on Oct. 28.

Late-morning voting moving along in Kent County

By mid- to late morning Tuesday, election voters appeared to be moving quickly in and out of polling locations in Camden, Dover and Woodside. Waynenicka Cooper said she initially arrived at Polytech High School just after the polls opened and found a line stretching around the corner of the school. She estimated that several dozen […]

Election 2020: 29th Representative District

Name: Bill Bush Party: Democratic Age: 52 Family: Married to Carrie and we have three sons: Liam (18), Mason (16), and Jonathan (13) Residence: Wyoming Occupation: State representative, attorney Name: Robin R. Hayes Party: Republican Age: 54 Family: Husband, two adult married sons; four-plus grandchildren Residence: Dover Occupation: Owner of Nutritionally Speaking, master’s prepared dietitian, […]

CR school receives Special Olympics national award

CAMDEN — It didn’t take very long Postlethwait Middle School to build one of the top Special Olympic Unified sports program in the country. Just two years after starting its program, the Caesar Rodney school has been named a Top Five Unified Champion School by ESPN and Special Olympics as chosen by a national certifying […]

Scenic Delaware: Camden sky

Dave Tally of Camden took this photo in Camden on July 3.