EMS Medic 101 renews lease in Lincoln

LINCOLN — Medic 101, Sussex County Emergency Medical Services’ Lincoln-based paramedic unit, has a new lease on life. Sussex County Council Tuesday unanimously approved a five-year lease renewal with the Lincoln Community Hall Inc. that keeps Medic 101 stationed at its prime location near U.S. 113. “We’ve been there since 1992,” said Robert L. Schoonover, […]

Deer on Fleatown Road

Arthur Weidner of Milford took this photo of two deer on Fleatown Road in Lincoln on Sept. 27. To contribute your scenic photos of our area, email newsroom@newszap.com. Photos must be at least 200 dpi and include your name, where and when your photo was taken, where you live and your phone number. To see […]

Lincoln man pursued by police on dirt bike dies in crash

LINCOLN — A 38-year-old Lincoln man died Tuesday night when his dirt bike crashed into a vehicle while being pursued by Delaware State Police, spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Adam J. Burton was not wearing a helmet when his green Kawasaki Dirt Bike collided with a 2009 Chevrolet Traverse at the intersection of Johnson […]

Police release name in death investigation

LINCOLN — The Delaware Division of Forensic Science identified Desiree Vincent, 30, of Lincoln, as the deceased victim found deceased along the side of Fleatown Road on Aug. 28. Delaware State Police said the case remains under investigation to determine the cause and manner of death. Authorities asked anyone with information to contact Detective J. […]

Scenic Delaware: Look at the birdie

Rick Hostedler of Lincoln took this photo of an immature American bittern sitting on top of pole beans in his yard on July 13.

Lincoln teen honored with governor’s volunteerism award

LINCOLN — Jacob Collazo isn’t just teaching martial arts. He’s teaching positive attitude, work habits, situational awareness and life skills to children. The 17-year-old Lincoln resident, a red belt on his way to earning his black belt, has been taking martial arts classes at Delaware Tang Soo Do Academy in Milford for about six years […]

Crash claims life of Lincoln woman, 76

LINCOLN –Delaware State Police are seeking to know why a vehicle went off the road and struck a tree Monday morning, killing the 76-year-old Lincoln woman driving the Kia Spectra. The fatal cash occurred April 29 at about 10:26 a.m., state police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Initial investigation revealed the 2009 Kia was […]