Scenic Delaware: Moon over Magnolia

Linda Formelio of Magnolia took this photo of the full moon rising over Champions’ Club in Magnolia Nov. 30.

Scenic Delaware: Fall finery

Pam Lilly of Magnolia took this photo Nov. 7 during a walk in Jonathan’s Landing in Magnolia.

Second person arrested in Magnolia assault

MAGNOLIA — A second person has been arrested in connection with an alleged assault incident Oct. 11, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Heather Pepper said. William Edwards, 38, of Magnolia, was taken into custody Wednesday regarding an incident on Moores Drive in the Meadowbrook Acres neighborhood, authorities said. Troopers were called to the scene […]

Sunday fires damage houses in Clayton and Magnolia

Separate fires in Clayton and Magnolia left two homes badly damaged Sunday, the Delaware State Fire Marshal’s Office said. Firefighters needed about 30 to 40 minutes to knock down the fire in the 100 block of Sunrise Drive on the outskirts of Clayton, according to Clayton Fire Company Chief Alex Carrow. He said the residents […]

Mayday cleared quickly during Magnolia house fire

MAGNOLIA — A mayday situation was declared after a Magnolia firefighter fell through a floor during a residential blaze Sunday afternoon, fire officials reported. The mayday was cleared moments later after he was pulled from the basement of the home, the Magnolia Volunteer Fire Co. posted on its Facebook page Sunday. The distress call was […]

Election 2020: 33rd Representative District

Name: Charles S. Postles Jr. Party: Republican Age: 71 Family: Married to Janet, three kids, three grandkids, two great-grandkids Residence: Milford Occupation: Farmer Name: Rachael King Party: Democratic Age: 37 Family: Did not answer Residence: Magnolia Occupation: State auditor’s office Why are you running for this seat? CP: I want to continue serving the citizens […]

Election 2020: 34th Representative District

Name: Lyndon D. Yearick Party: Republican Age: 55 Family: Married to Janice Yearick, children Daniel, Lynzi and Brandon Residence: Magnolia Occupation: Design support specialist Name: Adewunmi “Ade” Kuforiji Party: Democratic Age: 49 Family: Two children Residence: Dover Occupation: School district chief financial officer Why are you running for this seat? LY: After three successful terms […]

Magnolia senior found critically injured

MAGNOLIA — The Delaware State Police are investigating a suspected assault that left a 77-year-old Magnolia man in critical condition. At around 11 a.m. Sunday, troopers responded to Moores Drive in the Meadowbrook Acres community to investigate an alleged assault. Upon arrival, troopers learned that a family member had discovered the male victim with visible […]

Barker’s Landing sunset

Betsy Schrack of Dover took this photo of sunset at Barker’s Landing in Magnolia in July.

Burglaries, thefts from Magnolia vehicles yield another arrest

MAGNOLIA — A third person has been arrested in connection with two residential burglaries and thefts from vehicles in the Magnolia area, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said Tuesday. Dominic Hurley, 19, of Dover, turned himself in to police and was charged with two counts each of first-degree burglary and theft of […]