homecoming- Delmar football captains J.W. Warner, Parker Lucas (king), and Garrett Wright crown queen Daeja Milton as the homecoming queen during last week’s ceremony. Photo by Mike McClure
ESCORT- Fellow police officers and family members escort the hearse carrying the body of Cpl. Keith Heacook from Delmar to Salisbury for Monday’s funeral service. Photos by Mike McClure
FIRE PREVENTION- Emma Medford (left), a student in Bayview Christian School’s fifth grade class, won first place for her fire prevention essay. The contest was put on by the Laurel Fire Department as part of its fire prevention emphasis. Emma’s essay took first place among fifth grade entries from the entire district. In addition, Rogue Garcia (right), also a BCS student, took third place among all sixth grade entries.
SERVICE- Maryland Governor Larry Hogan is shown during Monday’s service for Cpl. Keith Heacook. Photo by Russell Taylor
SENIORS- Members of the Delmar High class of 2021 gather in the gym wearing a shirt that represents what college they will be attending, a job they will be working or a trade they will be learning. Photo by Mike McClure
Lorraine Bozman (left), a volunteer docent from the Salisbury Zoo, spoke at the Delmar New Century Club April meeting.
Laurel’s police chief told the town’s Mayor and Council that even though the national media and the pandemic have not been a help, the officers in his department “rise to the occasion every single time.” The comments came as part of a presentation he delivered during the Monday, April 19, council meeting giving [...]
Sussex Conservation District (SCD) is now offering free pre-sidedress soil nitrogen testing (PSNT) to corn growers in Sussex County. SCD recommends performing a PSNT in the spring to determine the nitrogen requirements of an expected corn crop yield. Fields that have received applications of animal manure are ideally suited for [...]
The public is invited to a Drive Thru Grilled Pork Chop Dinner on Friday, May 14, from 4-7 p.m. at the Delmar VFW Post, located at 200 W. State St. in Delmar, Md. Dinner includes a large savory charcoal grilled pork chop that has marinated for 24 hours, homemade succotash, [...]
Marjorie (Marge) Pitmon Smith DuBois, from Delmar, Del., passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2021 with her family by her side. Marge was the daughter of the late Evelyn Robb and the late Ralph Pitmon and [...]
Corporal Keith Andrew Heacook, badge number 913-10, answered his final call of duty on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. Born on Dec. 7, 1966 in Pompton Lakes, New Jersey, he was the youngest of seven children. [...]