Local roundup: Sussex Tech, Sussex Central, Seaford pick up football wins

Sussex Tech High scored 20 unanswered second-quarter points to pull away to a 47-6 victory over Mt. Pleasant in nonconference football on Friday night. Michael Norsworthy scored back-to-back touchdowns on runs of 69 and five yards as the Ravens (2-1) opened up a 27-0 halftime lead. Quarterback Chase Snyder threw a pair of scoring passes […]

Going to work

Chris Cole of Harrington took this photo of a combine unloading its corn on Andrewville Road, outside of Harrington, on Sept. 17.

Theft, conspiracy charges for Harrington man

  HARRINGTON — A 24-year-old Harrington man was arrested after a reported theft from a vehicle at the Midway Shopping Center in June, authorities said Thursday. Codi R. Richards was arrested Tuesday, police said, and charged with theft under $1,500 and third-degree conspiracy. According to spokesman Capt Earl K. Brode, investigation found that a purse […]

Bourbon, Beer & Butts to feature classic rock at Quillen

HARRINGTON — Classic rock, bourbon, craft beer and barbecue will combine Sept. 29 at the first Bourbon, Beer & Butts festival at The Quillen Arena, featuring a Rock of the 70s quartet of acts. The second event in the Q Concert Series on the Delaware State Fairgrounds, announced Wednesday evening, will feature the music of […]

Harrington teen charged after crash

HARRINGTON — A 16-year-old Harrington resident was charged with receiving stolen property over $1,000 after a reported vehicle accident Sunday, authorities said. According to Harrington Police spokesman Capt. Earl K. Brode, police were called to the intersection of Mechanic and Fleming streets at 7:10 p.m. for a report of a vehicle accident involving a motorized […]

Harrington Post 7 tops Smyrna Post 14 4-1 in American Legion baseball

Delaware State News Ryan Bishop pitched a six-hitter to earn the win as Harrington Post 7 downed Smyrna Post 14, 4-1, in American Legion baseball on Wednesday morning. Bishop blanked Smyrna (2-4) for six innings, allowing only three singles before Brendan Davis homered in the seventh. After Mike Carrow doubled and Cole Garey singled, reliever […]

Maryland man arrested after forged check issue

HARRINGTON — On Wednesday, a 54-year-old Maryland man was arrested after he allegedly attempted to cash a forged check, Harrington Police said. Maurice Shockley was located inside the WSFS Bank on Commerce Street, authorities said. Investigation found that he allegedly had a check that he was attempting to cash from a business. The business was […]

One arrested, one sought after disorderly call

HARRINGTON — A 31-year-old woman was arrested and a 25-year-old man sought after police were called to the Valero for a possible domestic dispute in progress Friday, Harrington Police said. Officers arriving at 10:14 p.m. contacted Marcia L. Parker and Eric McDuffie, both of Dover, who were inside a vehicle, spokesman Capt. Earl K. Brode […]

Bay Country Figure Skating Club uses ‘Pure Imagination’

HARRINGTON — See the stories of some of Disney’s fantastical favorites come to life this weekend at the Centre Ice Rink with the Bay Country Figure Skating Club’s ”Pure Imagination on Ice” performance. The show encapsulates tales from “Moana,” “Alice in Wonderland,” “Peter Pan” and “Aladdin.” “If you’re young or old, you’ll love the show […]

Wynonna to perform in Harrington Oct. 26

HARRINGTON — Country music’s Wynonna, along with her band The Big Noise, will perform at Harrington Raceway and Casino’s Exhibit Hall on Friday, Oct. 26 at 8 p.m. as part of the Live On Stage series lineup. Wynonna first rose to fame in the 1980s alongside her mother Naomi as the mother/daughter country duo, The […]