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  1. Sitework begins on Sandhill Fields sports complex near GeorgetownRead the original story

    Friday | Coastal Point

    The Sussex Sports Center Foundation's Joe Schell on July 17 presented to the Sussex County Council an update on the progress of the group's new sports complex, Sandhill Fields. Schell said the excavation and embankment of the facility near Georgetown was expected to begin the very next day, on July 18, with the grand opening of the facility currently scheduled for September of 2019.

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  2. Lower Sussex Major League softball takes District 3 championshipRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 12 | Coastal Point

    Coastal Point a Tyler Valliant: Kinsley Hall and Laniaya Lewis try to catch a throw from the outfield during District 3's win over Laurel/Nanticoke on Thursday, July 5. After cruising through their first two opponents in the District 3 All-Star Major League Softball Tournament last week, the Lower Sussex Little League team fought tooth-and-nail against a very tough Laurel/Nanticoke squad in back-to-back contests last weekend. Both games ended in one-run victories for Lower Sussex, including Saturday night's 2-1 win at the Pyle Center in Roxana to capture the District 3 championship.

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  3. Georgetown Speedway sees Clash for CashRead the original story

    May 7, 2018 | Coastal Point

    Special to the Coastal Point a Bruce Walls: Donald Lingo Jr. of Millsboro fought his way to third place in the Super Late Model race on Friday, June 29. Seaford-based Super Late Model racing legend Ricky Elliott shrugged his shoulders, shook his head and said, "I didn't have anything for him." Hollidge had just denied Elliott a win on Georgetown Speedway's high-banked, half-mile clay oval last Friday night.

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  4. LSLL 10-12 softball kicks off tournament with a shutoutRead the original story

    May 7, 2018 | Coastal Point

    Coastal Point a Jason Feather: LSLL's Camryn Ehlers fires a pitch towards the plate during Sunday night's District 3 opening contest against Georgetown. Ehlers finished with a perfect game, including five strikeouts, in LSLL's 14-0 win.

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  5. LSLL 8-10 baseball takes home Pat Knight championshipRead the original story

    May 7, 2018 | Coastal Point

    Coastal Point a Jason Feather: A batter swings at a pitch during the Lower Sussex League's Pat Knight Tournament on Friday, June 29. The Lower Sussex Little League's 8- to 10-year-old baseball team took home the Pat Knight Tournament championship on Friday, June 29, with a 5-4 win over Millsboro. LSLL went 4-1 in its five pool-play games, with wins over Georgetown , Lewes-Rehoboth , Woodbridge and Milton .

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  6. Pat Knight tournament play heats up on the diamondRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 28 | Coastal Point

    The annual Pat Knight baseball and softball tournaments began this past week, with action all over the southern part of the county. On Saturday, June 23, it was the 8-10- and 10-12-year-old divisions' baseball tournaments.

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  7. Little League tournament season kicks offRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 28 | Coastal Point

    The 2018 Little League District 3 All-Star tournaments for both baseball and softball will run through most of July, leading up to the World Series - with Senior League Softball World Series play set to begin July 30, once again hosted at the Pyle Center in Roxana. But the Senior League baseball bracket got under way early, on Wednesday, June 27. The double-elimination tournament opened up with Millsboro taking on the Georgetown/Cape entry in Game 1. Thursday's games were set to feature Lower Sussex taking on Nanticoke/Laurel, followed by Woodbridge squaring off with the winner from Game 1. The bracket is scheduled to run through the championship game on Tuesday, July 3, with all games being played at Nanticoke.

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  8. Millsboro shop is a family affairRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2018 | Coastal Point

    Coastal Point a Darin McCann: Don Dempsey, Meghan Dempsey and Roger Perry pose for a photo at Gunshooters in Millsboro. The Riverdale/Oak Orchard native joined the United States Army a few days after graduating from Millsboro High School.

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  9. Reconstruction unit investigating crash that killed school bus aideRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2018 | Coastal Point

    The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit this week was investigating a crash that occurred on Wednesday, May 30, around 11:43 a.m., on Route 113, killing the aide on a school bus. Police said the 2017 Blue Bird School bus, which did not have any students on board, was traveling eastbound on Daisey Road in Frankford had stopped at the posted stop sign at the intersection of northbound Dupont Boulevard .

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  10. Pennsylvania drivers dominate Georgetown Speedway racesRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2018 | Coastal Point

    Special to the Coastal Point a Bruce Walls: Scott Hitchens drives the Matt Smith-owned No. 97 car during races held at the Georgetown Speedway on Friday, June 1. A near-capacity crowd at Georgetown Speedway last Friday night saw what they came for: a great night of racing under the lights at the historic high-banked half-mile clay oval in Georgetown.

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  11. Sussex Academy's Oliphant reflects on career in educationRead the original story

    May 17, 2018 | Coastal Point

    Coastal Point a Kerin Magill: Patricia Oliphant stands in front of the Sussex Academy logo, representing a school which she helped along since its early days. Looking back on a career in education spanning 51 years, starting as an English teacher and ending as the executive director of Sussex County's only charter school, Patricia Oliphant sums it up like this: "I'm a person that, I've got to be in the midst of it," she said.

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  12. SMS track teams pull together for district championshipRead the original story

    May 17, 2018 | Coastal Point

    The school's boys' and girls' track teams each recently won their district track meets against Georgetown and Millsboro. The boys won with a score of 82, while the girls earned 84.5 points.

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  13. Pickleball Points: Spring and Coastal Delaware PickleballRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2018 | Coastal Point

    The Ocean View Crew pickleball team recently competed in the first match of the Delmarva Team Pickleball League 2018 season, losing only by one game to a strong team from Georgetown, and the Crew edged out the Ocean Pines team from Maryland. But the heck with those pickleball gladiators - let's talk about people who just want to play pickleball and have fun.

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  14. Selbyville candidates seek IR school board seatRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2018 | Coastal Point

    As the Indian River School District school board election approaches, two relative newcomers hope to represent the 5th voting district. Three of the school board's 10 seats are up for election this year.

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  15. Local fire companies receiving pet oxygen masksRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2018 | Coastal Point

    Thousands of pets are killed in house fires each year. But a local business is working to save pets' lives across the Delmarva Peninsula.

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  16. District looking for involvement with futureRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2018 | Coastal Point

    The Indian River School District's Major Capital Planning Committee has been discussing the future. And it is a future of growth.

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  17. Two Millsboro women compete for school board seatRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2018 | Coastal Point

    With Indian River School District School Board elections around the corner, two Millsboro women have thrown their hats into the ring to represent IRSD's District 3. Dana Probert and Leolga T. Wright are competing to serve the voting district, which includes south Millsboro and north Dagsboro, on both sides of Route 113. Three of the school board's 10 seats were up for election this year.

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  18. Public swarms for $2 private well-water tests from DPHRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Coastal Point

    Coastal Point a Laura Walter: Residents who own private wells can purchase $2 water test kits from the state, as U.S. Sen. Tom Carper learned from Kim Hicks, a unit manager of Community Health Services. Around the new year, many people in the area started looking very carefully at what is in their private well water.

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  19. Troop 4 shares crime trends, protection from scamsRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2018 | Coastal Point

    Troop 4 officers chatted with neighbors at a casual "Community CafA " event on March 27 at the Frankford Family Diner. The public got to ask questions, and police talked about recent projects, concerns and successes.

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  20. Indian River school board to discuss future buildingsRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2018 | Coastal Point

    It's time to start building a plan. Indian River School District has scheduled a special meeting to discuss the district's future building and major capital improvement needs.

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