Sussex County Newswire

Sussex County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Sussex County, DE.

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  1. Youth Fishing Tournament winners announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

    ... drew 86 children and young teens casting lines, while at Kent County's Wyoming Pond, 36 youngsters turned out. Sussex County reeled in 51 young anglers at Ingrams Pond near Millsboro. Fish species caught included catfish, white perch, yellow perch, ...

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  2. DelDOT, DNREC begin reconstruction at Hearns Pond Dam near SeafordRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... of our lakes and ponds were created by aging structures that need to be preserved." Hearns Pond Dam, like many Sussex County pond dams, was constructed for milling grain. In the early 1900's the present-day spillway and embankment were built, ...

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  3. Unknown cause in Rehoboth Beach house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WMDT

    Officials say they were dispatched to Oyster House Road around 9:30 AM, and first arriving units from Rehoboth Fire were fully involved. Rehoboth firefighters were reportedly helped by the Lewes Fire Department, Indian River Fire Company, Bethany Beach Fire Company, and Sussex County EMS.

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  4. Fire Tears Through Rehoboth Home Sunday MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Fire crews responded the the 37000 block of Oyster House Road in Rehoboth Beach around 9:30 a.m. When crews first got to the scene, there was smoke coming out of the roof and the entire house was engulfed in flames. Rehoboth firefighters were assisted by Lewes Fire Department, Indian River Fire Company, Bethany Beach Fire Company and Sussex County EMS.

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  5. News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cape Gazette

    ... the committee will discuss its future activities. Sussex P&Z approves commercial plans At its July 14 meeting, Sussex County Planning and Zoning Commission approved the following: a A final site plan for a 4,900-square-foot Royal Farms store with ...

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  6. The final call for Tim McClanahanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Cape Gazette

    ... worth remembering," said his brother, Brion McClanahan, who lives in Phenix City, Ala. "He had Delaware and Sussex County running through his veins. He changed and improved lives around him and has left a void that will never be filled. We have to ...

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  7. Millville, Millsboro Food Lion stores purchased by WeisRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Coastal Point

    Four Food Lion supermarkets in Sussex County, including one in Millville and one in Millsboro, have been purchased by Pennsylvania-based Weis Markets. The grocery chain has purchased 38 Food Lion stores in in Maryland, Delaware and Virginia, according to an announcement by the company on Thursday, July 14. It is the largest acquisition in the company's history.

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  8. Burke to leave Fenwick Island, lead Realtor's associationRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Coastal Point

    Fenwick Island's town manager of four years will be leaving town hall to become CEO of the Sussex County Association of Realtors . Merritt Burke IV said he's proud to have served Fenwick since March of 2012 but sad to leave a town that he likes.

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  9. Beebe looks to expand at Lewes location to respond to growthRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Coastal Point

    With Sussex County steadily growing, services need to expand as well. Beebe Healthcare CEO Jeff Fried spoke to the Sussex County Council on July 19 about the healthcare provider's plans to respond to that growth.

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  10. Editorial: Beebe to stay put, but build for the futureRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Coastal Point

    And, yes, we have heard this for years, but the reason for this is clear - the population in Sussex County continues to rise, and there is no reason to believe that will really stop anytime soon. With an eye on the future, as well as a realistic view of the present, Beebe Healthcare is looking at how to best fill the medical needs of people as more come to the area, while also being accountable to present-day costs.

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  11. Village Center debate focuses on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Cape Gazette

    Sussex County's Planning and Zoning Commission heard a variety of opinions concerning a rezoning application for the Gills Neck Village Center in Lewes. Ideas ran the gamut from moving the proposed center to the east to add a layer of protection to the City of Lewes wells located across Kings Highway to completely abandoning the project.

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  12. After the funeral service, McClanahan's body was carried to a Lewes Fire TruckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... Tim knew he couldn't change the world. So he changed Lewes. He changed Milton. He changed Rehoboth. He changed Sussex County. And he changed Delaware." "I cry about the last time I said goodbye to you," he said. "More than oceans separate us. More ...

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  13. Hot Market, Hot New ListingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Cape Gazette

    ... call The Lee Ann Wilkinson Group at 302.645.6664 visit LeeAnnGroup.com. As #1 in real estate sales in Sussex County (according to MLS data) and #4 for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices nationally, we deliver "Superior Service, Outstanding Results" in ...

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  14. County makes progress on sign ordinanceRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Coastal Point

    After holding a special meeting this week to focus solely on signage regulations, the Sussex County Council has seemingly addressed all items related to its recently introduced sign ordinance. Following months of working-group meetings, council discussions and public hearings, an ordinance to amend the code related to signs was introduced in April.

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  15. Selbyville residents share crime concernsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Coastal Point

    ... of Commerce and Town staff. a The Selbyville PD will once again purchase a new police vehicle with the annual Sussex County municipal police grant of $25,000. Collins said the Town has six full-time officers, three regular part-timers and six ...

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  16. Ocean View discusses ambulance fees, speeding and moreRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Coastal Point

    ... of Ocean View Beach Club behind it that is not within the town limits that is going through a review in Sussex County that will add an additional 164 dwelling units," said McMullen, adding that he has been looking at the request from all angles. ...

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  17. Delaware Flag Lowered to Half Staff for Fallen Fire Fighter Tim McClanahanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Sussex County On Sunday, Delaware will lay to rest fallen firefighter Tim McClanahan. Mr. McClanahan passed away on Monday, July 11, 2016, ...

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  18. State's fire-police facilitate response to emergenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Coastal Point

    ... they are utilized at many special events throughout Sussex and neighboring counties. Many residents are new to Sussex County, and for new residents and annual vacationers, the sight of a common-looking vehicle with blue flashing emergency lights may ...

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  19. Volunteer firefighter dies after fall from DSP helicopterRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Coastal Point

    ... nearby volunteer firefighters, rushed over to the fallen victim and immediately rendered medical assistance. Sussex County paramedics and emergency medical services responded to the scene and transported McClanahan to Beebe Healthcare, where he was ...

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  20. Lewes welcomes home fallen firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Cape Gazette

    Sussex County Paramedics salute the line of firefighters who escorted fallen firefighter Tim McClanahan back to Lewes this morning. MELISSA STEELE PHOTO Fire company personnel from across the state escorted fallen firefighter Tim McClanahan back to Lewes this morning.

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