Life-threatening injuries in Milton crash

MILTON — A passenger suffered life-threatening injuries during a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of U.S. 9 and Del. 5 Tuesday afternoon, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. The injured 20-year-old female from New Providence, Pennsylvania, was transported to Beebe Medical Center and then Christiana hospital, authorities said. The driver she was […]

Carper sets stage with ENCORES bill to support live entertainment venues

MILTON — Live entertainment venues look to get a boost, as Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., discussed his newly introduced bill at Milton Theatre on Monday, which will give live entertainment venues across the country a tax credit to make up for revenue lost to canceled shows amidst COVID-19. The Entertainments New Credit Opportunity for Relief […]

Pair arrested in Milton incident

MILTON — Calvin Wyatt, a 55-year-old from Milton, was arrested by Delaware State Police for allegedly maintaining a drug property and Jennifer Bachman, 38, of Georgetown, was arrested on weapons charges and resisting arrest after a warrant attempt on Friday afternoon, said Cpl. Jason Hatchell, a spokesman for the police. The incident took place at […]

Wanted Milton man arrested on drug charges

MILTON — A wanted 20-year-old Milton man was charged with drug offenses after being apprehended Thursday, Delaware State Police spokesman Cpl. Jason Hatchell said. Harold Stokes-Perry, who police said had an active warrant for firearm possession, was first seen at approximately 3:09 p.m. at a residence in the 28000 block of West Spring Side Drive. […]

DelDOT opens stretch of Milton trail

MILTON — The Delaware Department of Transportation secretary officially opened the new Milton Rails to Trails Phase II project Monday. Part of more than 500 miles of pedestrian and bike trails in the state, the project connects Wagamon’s West Shores to Milton. It includes the installation of 1,600 feet of trail and the rebuilding and […]

Turtles in Milton Town Park

George Ward of Milton took this photo of a bale of turtles in Milton Town Park on May 3.

Ceremony honors Milford Korean War vet Garrod

DOVER — A ceremony took place on Flag Day, June 14, in Dover honoring the efforts of Milford resident Charles Garrod, an 86-year-old Korean War veteran doing his best to ask for national recognition of the 70th anniversary of the start of that war on June 25, 1950. Navy veteran Doug DeAngelis and his wife […]

Free COVID-19 testing in Milton on Saturday

MILTON — Beebe Healthcare, in partnership with the Governor’s Office, Division of Public Health, and other healthcare agencies, will host a free COVID-19 testing event in Milton on Saturday. Car-based testing will occur beginning at 9 a.m. to noon at Mariner Middle School on 16391 Harbeson Road in Milton. Milton Police and Beebe security will […]

Georgetown man arrested after shots fired

MILTON — A 27-year-old Georgetown man was arrested for aggravated menacing and other charges after a firearm was discharged several times Thursday night, Delaware State Police said. Devante J. Williams was taken into custody without incident after allegedly pointing a gun at a 55-year-old man inside a residence on Springside Drive, police said. He then […]

Milton Arts Guild offers virtual Dollar Bill Origami

MILTON — Milton Arts Guild Dollar Bill Origami will be held on June 9 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. via Zoom. The fee for this class is $8. Participants will make dollars into a heart and shirt, if time permits, a surprise will be included in the presentation. You will need five dollars bills, […]