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Selbyville woman wanted in connection with multiple burglaries

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 09:30

Delaware State Police are searching for a Selbyville woman who is wanted in connection with multiple burglaries across four police jurisdictions.


Seaford residence shot 'several times,' police searching for suspect

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 08:59

Seaford police are searching for the suspect who opened fire on an occupied home Thursday night.


Lore of slave gravesite brings controversy to Sussex development

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 08:29

The Sussex County Council green-lighted plans for a development that some worry could infringe on a possible, unmarked African-American slave burial site.


Suspect struck car with two minors in Wicomico hit-and-run crash: Police

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 07:43

Maryland state police are searching for the person who struck a car carrying two teenagers on Dec. 2 in Wicomico County.


During Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, these Delawareans were in thick of fight

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 06:30

When Japanese planes bombed Pearl Harbor, Delaware natives were in the thick of the battle. Pilot George Welch managed to down several planes.


50,000 lights: Lewes home puts on animated Christmas show

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 06:22

A Lewes couple puts on an animated Christmas show every year that may just rival the legendary Apple Electric installation.


Too many students in one building? Vote to decide on Indian River school expansion

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 06:21

The school district has set a Feb. 19 referendum to build a new high school as well as add to Indian River High School and Selbyville Middle School.


WATCH: Sussex slave gravesite lore brings controversy

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 17:27

The Sussex County Council green-lit plans for a development that some worry could infringe on a possible, unmarked African-American slave burial site.


In 1968, sheriff, deputy gave their lives for Wicomico

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 16:23

50 years ago, Wicomico Sheriff Sam Graham and Deputy Albert Kelly were killed in the jail.


Couple assaulted in Georgetown, police looking for suspects

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 16:16

Georgetown Police are looking for three suspects who assaulted a man and a woman Tuesday night.


Westford resident gives town the middle finger—and there's nothing anyone can do about it

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 16:07

Westford resident Ted Pelkey, fed up with a building permit dispute with the town, erected a giant middle finger on his property in protest


Man, 90, charged in 1960s rapes at Eastern Shore private school: Police

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 13:29

Russell Isaac, now of Bowie, Maryland, was the principal of the Queen Anne's County private school where the incidents occurred, state police said.


Two Sussex women charged with theft after stealing from two Georgetown homes

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 12:43

Two Sussex women were charged with theft this week after burglarizing two Georgetown, according to Delaware State Police.


Virginia Space Flight Academy honored for two decades educating youth

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 12:32

The Virginia Space Flight Academy was honored for its 20 years educating young people about space during the Eggs and Issues breakfast Dec. 5.


Firefighters responding to structure fire at T&W Block

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 12:12

Firefighters responded to a report of a working commercial structure fire Thursday at T&W Block in Onley, Virginia.


WATCH: Firefighters respond to commercial structure fire at T&W Block

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 12:06

Firefighters responded Thursday to a report of a commercial structure fire at T&W Block in Onley, VIrginia.


What you need to know about the new Sussex Comprehensive Plan

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 12:02

The Comprehensive Plan is a 280-page document outlining the next 10 years in Sussex County. Council members voted Tuesday to pass it.


Man pleads guilty to threatening to burn home in Accomack County

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 11:28

An Accomack Couty man pleaded guilty to threatening to burn a woman's house in Horntown, Virginia.


Salisbury University opens new Center for Equity, Justice and Inclusion

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 10:00

Salisbury University opened its new Center for Equity, Justice and Inclusion this week.


Bank of Cheer needs your help to provide Christmas cheer to needy residents

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 09:20

The Eastern Shore News' 58th annual Bank of Cheer is underway.