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.

Family Fun Day hosted at Killens Pond State Park

Enjoy a morning of crafting fit for the young at heart Saturday, Nov. 30 while making holiday treats and decorations at Killens Pond State Park. The program is offered for children ages four to 10 years old at $10 each, or $5 for each additional sibling. It is a fundraiser sponsored by the Friends of […]

Killens Pond State Park among those to offer free admission on Black Friday

DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation, and Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI), invite the public to #OptOutside this Black Friday by visiting Delaware State Parks. This year, visitors can enjoy free entry to state parks on Black Friday, Nov. 29. The Brandywine Zoo is joining in on the outdoor fun and will also be waiving admission […]

Felton man charged with drug, weapon offenses

MILFORD — A 38-year-old Felton man was charged with drug and weapon offenses following a warrant attempt Wednesday, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Authorities said that at approximately 11:03 a.m., members of the Kent County Governor’s Task Force arrived at a residence on Argos Choice Road, to conduct a warrant attempt […]

Dramatic sights: Lake Forest High School Drama Club presents ‘The Miracle Worker’

FELTON – Sight and sound are integral parts of theater productions, but students in Lake Forest High School’s Drama Club are preparing a fall play with less of that in mind. “We’re doing ‘The Miracle Worker’ which is a play about Helen Keller. It’s a dramatic story telling of the type of things her and […]