Third DUI arrest for Seaford woman

HARRINGTON — A 40-year-old Seaford woman was charged with a third offense DUI following a stop on U.S. 13 early Sunday, Harrington Police spokesman Capt. Earl K. Brode said. Kimberly Y. Tribbett was stopped at 1:43 a.m. for a traffic violation and alone in the vehicle, authorities said. Police said she was slurring her words […]

Toy & Train Show draws a crowd at Seaford fire station

SEAFORD — Seaford Volunteer Fire Department Station 87 was a beehive of activity Saturday. There was no cause for alarm. Model trains and toys — some stirring nostalgic memories from yesteryear — were the focus of buyers, sellers and spectators young and old at SVFD’s annual show. This was the 26th edition of the Toy […]

Seaford District seeks referendum passage to maintain momentum

SEAFORD — Seaford School District isn’t asking for the moon. Just a slice of the educational funding pie. It’s a very small slice. A double-pronged major capital improvement/current expense referendum March 4 seeks funding to cover the local share of a roof project at Central Elementary School and districtwide operational costs. Tied to the referendum […]

Mayor, city council races loom in Seaford election on April 18

SEAFORD — Contested races are on the horizon for mayor and two council seats in the city of Seaford’s April 18 municipal election. As of Thursday, current city councilman James King and Mayor David Genshaw have filed for the mayoral post. For council, Alan Cranston, Jose Santos and incumbent Dan Henderson are seeking the two […]

Groundbreaking Feb. 27 for Sussex Montessori School

SEAFORD — Work has begun on first-phase construction and a groundbreaking is set for the Sussex Montessori School, a free public charter school structured on collaborative and personalized learning experiences. The ceremony is set for Thursday, Feb. 27 at the school location on Dairy Lane off Stein Highway in west Seaford. Gov. John Carney is […]

Hospital incident brings felony assault charge

SEAFORD — A 21-year-old Seaford was charged with felony assault following an incident in Nanticoke Memorial Hospital Wednesday afternoon, authorities said. According to Seaford Police spokesman Master Cpl. Eric Chambers, officers were called to the scene at 1:45 p.m. and found a person being treated by hospital staff in the parking lot. A suspect had […]

Vehicles struck by bullets in Seaford

SEAFORD — Two unoccupied vehicles were struck by gunfire Tuesday night around 11:49, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Troopers were called to the scene in the 24000 block of Middleford Circle, authorities said. A silver Chevrolet Impala parked on the cul-de-sac with numerous bullet holes, police said. Police contacted the owner, […]

Ellendale man arrested after car chase

SEAFORD — A 25-year-old Ellendale man was charged with firearm, drug and child endangerment offenses following a high speed police chase early Monday, authorities said. Children ages 7, 4 and 3 were found in a vehicle with Qualeel Westcott and a 30-year-old Harrington female followed a pursuit that began at approximately 1:24 a.m., Delaware State […]

2 arrested on drug charges during Seaford traffic stop

SEAFORD — A traffic violation led to two people being arrested on drug charges, authorities said. The incident occurred at 9:42 a.m. Friday in the area of King and Old Furnace roads in Seaford, said Master Cpl. Michael Austin, a spokesman for the Delaware State Police. A trooper on a routine traffic patrol stopped a […]

Two arrested for drug charges during Seaford traffic stop

SEAFORD — A traffic violation led to two people being arrested on drug charges, authorities said. The incident occurred at 9:42 a.m. Friday in the area of King and Old Furnace roads, said Master Cpl. Michael Austin, a spokesman for the Delaware State Police. A trooper on a routine traffic patrol stopped a blue Chevy […]