Soccer and Cross-Country Finding Form

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By Kevin Eickman Soccer The Milford soccer team had a bit of a rough start to the season. Starting out 1-3 with some big losses along the way, it looked as if the Bucs might be in for a painful season under first-year coach Prince Kemmerlin. Since the slow start however, the Buccaneers have put together a three-game winning streak, …

James, Sivels named MHS Homecoming King and Queen

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Aaron Sivels and Camille James were named Milford High School’s 2021 Homecoming King and Queen. At Friday night’s Homecoming Game, Aaron Sivels and Camille James were named the 2021 MHS Homecoming King and Queen. Betsy PriceBetsy Price is a Wilmington freelance writer who has 40 years of experience, including 15 at The News Journal in Delaware.

Sussex County provides information on property reassessment

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In November 2020, Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster ordered all three counties in Delaware to reassess property by 2024 as part of a lawsuit settlement. In May, Laster ruled that the outdated assessments in the three counties violate a constitutional requirement that properties be taxed uniformly. New Castle County last assessed property in 1983, Kent in 1987 and Sussex in …

Second annual Walking Ghost Tour planned

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Milford Museum announced that tickets are now on sale for the Second Annual Milford Walking Ghost Tour. Milford Museum announced that tickets are now available for the Second Annual Milford Walking Ghost Tour, planned for Saturday, October 23. The tours will begin at The Towers, located at 101 Northwest Front Street and end at Causey Mansion, located at 2 Causey …



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City of Milford Special Election Filing Deadline for City of Milford Third Ward Council Seat Notice is hereby given that a Special Election will be held in the City of Milford on TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2021 from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. for the purpose of filling a vacant council seat in the Third Ward. The candidate elected would serve …

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Dover wins 4th straight in rivalry game

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Dover High school Football celebrating a touchdown against Caesar Rodney, photo courtesy of Dover Football Boosters The Dover Senators and Caesar Rodney Riders renewed their cross-town rivalry but not in the normal fashion. This was the 71st meeting in a series that is usually played as the final regular season game on a Friday night. With the new football classifications …

Smyrna dominates on both sides of the ball for a 42-0 victory over Sussex Central

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Smyrna football team Georgetown – Cameron Edge threw two touchdown passes, including a 68 yard strike to Denim Smith just three minutes into the game, as Smyrna moved to 3-2 on the season with a 42-0 victory over Sussex Central on Friday, October 1 on the road at Sussex Central. Edge completed 15 of 19 passes for 292 yards with two …

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St George’s gets second straight win with a 35-13 victory over Appoquinimink

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St George’s football team captains G’Vonni Sanchez #7, Donovan Mack #54, Michael Santos #51, and Matthew Martin #56 walking out for the coin flip against Appoquinimink St George’s Hawks improved to 3-1 after winning two straight games after suffering a setback lost to Dover. Last week the hawks were able to corral the high powered offense of Salesianum with a …

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Shot 6 times, Milford officer says family is his motivation to recover

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Milford Cpt. T.J. Webb is still in physical therapy five days a week recovering from his wounds.   On Dec. 10, 2020, Milford Police Cpl. T.J. Webb pulled his unmarked silver Dodge Nitro behind the white SUV driven by a man accused of trying to kill his own brother in Reading, Pennsylvania. Two other police cars pulled up nearby at …