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Bridgeville man arrested on gun charges
A Bridgeville man was arrested near Georgetown for illegal gun possession, state environmental officials said today.
Possum Point Players to open 'Christmas Belles' Dec. 6
Rehearsing a scene from "Christmas Belles" are Cat Timko of Georgetown, Julia Free of Seaford and Jill Lewandowski of Bridgeville.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Robert Lee Carey, U.S. Army veteran
Robert Lee Carey, 82, of Bridgeville, formerly of Newark, passed away Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Seaford.
Two students at Delaware Technical Community College Owens Campus are hoping to provide ...
Delaware Tech students Michelle Lane, left, and Ayla Orteza are organizing Zumba for the Philippines, a fundraiser to raise money for disaster relief in their home country from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Dec. 7. Two students at Delaware Technical Community College Owens Campus are hoping to provide their home country of the Philippines, recently ... (more)
Program helps guide youth with positivity
After the last lunch period at Richardson Park Elementary School , more than a dozen children paired off with high school students.
The News Journal
Southern shops struggle to fend off the big boxes
Third generation hardware owner Mike Layton had plenty of everything but customers as Small Business Saturday came and went in Bridgeville.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
C. Leon Parker, loved ballroom dancing
C. Leon Parker, 89, of Greenwood, passed away Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, at his residence.
The Washington Post
TV highlights: Lady Gaga and the Muppets
Watch engineers and launch aficionados in Bridgeville, Del., compete in "Punkin Chunkin 2013" , a comical competition where different-skilled groups try to come up with a contraption that launches pumpkins into the air.
Punkin Chunkin: Behind the World Championship of Pumpkin Hurling
It's not unusual to enjoy a plentiful helping of pumpkin pie on Thanksgiving. But some people gather together each fall to enjoy pumpkins in another way: by flinging them as far as possible.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Elinor H. Stephens, active volunteer
Elinor H. Stephens, 92, of Bridgeville, passed away peacefully Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at Methodist Manor House, Seaford.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Home Of The Brave Signs Lease For Women's Facility
Home of the Brave Foundation in Delaware will soon be able to provide for homeless female veterans.
Police: Bridgeville funeral director stole from deceased's estate
A Bridgeville funeral director has been charged with theft after police say she pretended to be the niece of a dead person in order to collect money from the person's estate.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
S.O.A.R. Searching for Wanted Bridgeville Sex Offender
The Delaware State Police Sex Offender Apprehension and Registration Unit is currently looking for a Bridgeville sex offender after he failed to re-register his current address.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Daily Press & Argus
Punkin Chunkin debt forgiven after group hints at move
A Sussex County Council member, affected by the Punkin Chunkin Association's hints it may relocate the Halloween-time pumpkin-hurling event out of Delaware, coaxed the council into erasing a $1,720 bill to Punkin Chunkin for EMS services at the event.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Copier salesman bee-lieves in sustainable farms
Just shy of a PhD, Randall Cash decided to walk away from months of research on British history, and he has never looked back.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Del. Politicians Working to Keep Punkin Chunkin in Sussex County
BRIDGEVILLE, Del.- Punkin Chunkin organizers are beginning work to ensure that the famous festival stays in the county where it all began.
Riders say new regs would kick many off the bus
During a Nov. 5 public hearing at CHEER in Georgetown, state transportation officials heard from dozens of people who use the state's DART buses - some on a daily basis.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Sussex County Works to Keep Punkin Chunkin
Every year Punkin Chunkin gives a tremendous boost to the economy of Sussex County.
Tue Nov 05, 2013
Forest Service helps streetscape project take root in Georgetown
Delaware Forest Service Urban and Community Forestry Program Coordinator Kyle Hoyd joins Georgetown Town Manager Eugene Dvornick and DFS urban forester Kesha Braunskill outside Georgetown Town Hall along East Market Street, where 18 new trees were planted as part of a $37,000 streetscape improvement project.