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

Headlines, Police & Fire

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 …

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Remembering Jerry Thompson

Headlines, In Memoriam

Dr. Gerald Wayne “Jerry” Thompson passes away Dr. Gerald “Jerry” Thompson, a beloved educator and band director, passed away on Tuesday, September 28. The news devastated many in Milford who remember him leading the band at Milford High School for many years. Memories of Thompson were shared across social media platforms as the news spread that a Milford icon had …

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Cross Country Solid at Middletown Invitational

Sports

By Kevin Eickman From left to right: Jonja Willey, Faith Mitchell, Taylor Humes and Eric Perry One of the more underappreciated sports during the fall season is that of cross country. With the season just getting underway, this year’s Buccaneer team is hoping to build off a winning season from last year, when both the boys and girls teams finished …

Sivels paces Milford in Season Opener

Headlines, Sports

Milford head coach Shaun Strickland says senior Aaron Sivels worked very hard this summer to get stronger, add weight and get faster. That hard work paid dividends in Milford’s season opening win over Cambridge South Dorchester last night at Briggs Stadium. Sivels rushed for 263 yards, scored four touchdowns and added a 2-point conversion as the Buccaneers defeated the Vikings …

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Football Looking to Roll

Headlines, Sports

On a pleasant summer day at Briggs Stadium in Milford, the Buccaneers hosted Brandywine in their final preseason scrimmage before games start to count this Friday night. As far as scrimmages go, it was even between the two squads with one significant difference. At the quarterback position – senior Shawn Saxon stood out at quarterback. The Milford running game was …

Soccer Turning the Page

Headlines, Sports

It was all laid out for the Milford Buccaneers soccer team last season. An undefeated regular season, the Henlopen Conference Championship, looked to serve as appetizers for a senior-laden Buccaneers squad poised to make a deep run in the postseason. It all came crashing down on Milford on a windy autumn evening at Briggs Stadium, falling to a visiting Middletown …

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Kemmerlin takes over Milford soccer helm

Headlines, Sports

Prince Kemmerlin joins MHS Soccer Team as head coach With Milford boys’ soccer coach Todd French stepping down following last year’s spectacular season, the search for his replacement was going to be crucial. While the search was broad, the first choice to lead the Buccaneers comes from close to home. Prince Kemmerlin was approved by the Milford School Board to …