‘Good Samaritan’ delivery driver robbed near Felton

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FELTON – A 26-year-old man who was making a delivery for Sal’s Pizza on Saturday night was allegedly robbed near Felton, according to Delaware State Police Spokesman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe. Troopers were dispatched to the Goose Creek store in Felton at around 8 p.m. for a report of a robbery. When troopers arrived, they […]

Lake Forest to work with UD in superintendent search

FELTON — After voting against renewing the contract of its superintendent, the Lake Forest school board will search for a successor with the assistance of Delaware Academy of School Leadership, of the University of Delaware. DASL is a professional development, policy and research center in UD’s College of Education and Human Development. The Lake Forest […]

Felton man dies in two-vehicle crash

HARRINGTON – A 37-year-old Felton man was pronounced dead at the scene following a two-vehicle crash Wednesday night, Delaware State Police said. Charles E. Garland Jr. was driving a 2014 Buick Regal eastbound at a high speed when he lost control on a curve on Vernon Road (Del. 14), authorities said. The vehicle rotated counter-clockwise […]

Carney visits Opportunity Funding recipients at Lake Forest school

FELTON — In a Lake Forest Central Elementary School classroom, history came to life as a group of students read a play aloud, taking on personas of NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson, scientist and inventor George Washington Carver and U.S. Army chairman Gen. Colin Powell. In the audience on Wednesday, seated alongside them, was Gov. John […]

Lake Forest High students weigh in on food drive

FELTON — For 10 Lake Forest High School students, the start of school on Wednesday included some heavy lifting — more than 3,000 pounds of food. “We honestly did not think that we would even hit 1,000 [pounds],” noted Mackenzie Miller, a junior who spearheaded the drive. “It’s crazy the amount we had.” Donations will […]

Felton traffic stop locates firearm, drugs

FELTON — A 44-year-old Felton man was arrested after drugs and a loaded firearm were found during a traffic stop last Saturday night, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Authorities said Ronald W. Johnson Jr. was seen driving a Kia Sedona determined to have a loud muffler while stopped at approximately 8:15 […]

Scenic Delaware: Waiting for spring

Lee Mullarkey of Dover took this photo titled “Waiting for Spring” in Felton earlier this spring.

Police: Speeding violation brings firearm charges

FELTON — A 22-year-old Lincoln man was arrested after a traffic stop brought the discovery of drugs and a firearm, Delaware State Police said. According to authorities, Raheem K. Fullman was initially seen driving a speeding Honda Accord at 2:18 a.m. in the area of U.S. 13 and Peach Basket Road. Upon contact with Mr. […]

Woman shot at planned fight discussed on social media

FELTON — A 19-year-old female remained in critical condition Tuesday following a weekend shooting incident connected to an ongoing feud and fight, Delaware State Police said. Police said approximately 15 to 25 persons went to the 1300 block of Barney Jenkins Road Sunday to witness a planned fight that had been discussed on social media. […]

Scenic Delaware: On Killens Pond

Kathy Finkle of Lincoln took this photo of Killens Pond on Nov. 8.