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Three people injured in Richmond Avenue shooting in Salisbury

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 09:10

A shooting at Richmond Avenue in Salisbury sent three people to hospital, state police say.

       

Sussex County approves 227 new homes along creek in southern Delaware to neighbors' dismay

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 07:08

Southern Delaware officials have approved another housing development, this time along environmentally sensitive land in the Inland Bays.

       

Fugitive gang member's run ends with Pocomoke City arrest: Marshals Service

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 06:00

The U.S. Marshals Service says a Bloods gang member from Parksley in Accomack County was arrested in Pocomoke City.

       

Time Travelers try to piece together story of a vanished inland bay

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 06:00

Volunteers are trying to trace the history of what was once a large inland bay in the area of Rehoboth-Lewes Canal.

       

Seaford man, 73, arrested in connection to a hit and run

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 21:18

Delaware State Police arrest a 73-year-old Seaford man in connection with a seriously injuring a pedestrian in a hit and run crash on Monday night.

       

It's a Yes: Indian River will move forward with new high school

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 21:15

Indian River School District will move forward with plans to build a new high school, after voters overwhelmingly accepted a tax increase Thursday.

       

Man broke into Rehoboth church and stole safe, police say

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 13:46

A Lewes man faces multiple felony charges in connection with a Feb. 3 theft of a safe from a Rehoboth Beach church.

       

Chincoteague looking for new town manager

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 11:55

Chincoteague is looking for a new town manager after incumbent James West announced he is leaving.

       

Delmar man who assaulted child gets 18 months

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 11:48

The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office says George Robert Briddell III of Delmar, Maryland pleaded guilty to two charges, including 2nd-degree assault.

       

Suspect robbed victim in Sharptown park: Wicomico Sheriff

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 11:40

The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office is working to identify a suspect in a Feb. 5 robbery at Gene Lowe Park in Sharptown.

       

Em-ings, well-known Bishopville barbecue restaurant, could close permanently

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 10:37

Em-ings, a Bishopville barbecue restaurant, announced on Facebook that it will permanently close its doors.

       

Two Wicomico County residents make huge wins in Maryland lottery

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 09:14

Two Maryland Lottery players from Wicomico County won big. One earned $117,626, marking a third-time win, while another won $1,000 daily, for life.

       

Assault weapons ban law squeaks through Virginia House

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 09:10

A controversial Virginia bill to ban assault weapons has squeaked through the House of Delegates.

       

Crash involving pedestrian shuts part of Route 24 in Millsboro

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 07:40

Part of Route 24 in Millsboro is closed due to a crash involving a pedestrian, Delaware State Police report.

       

A Division III conference lost 7 teams. What that means for the remaining student-athletes

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 06:01

The Capital Athletic Conference continues to shrink, losing seven schools over the last two years. However, Salisbury University remains committed to the CAC.

       

Clean, unseen energy? Experts explain why moving offshore wind projects isn't easy

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 06:00

Ocean City wants to see offshore wind move farther offshore, but experts say that may not be as easy as it sounds.

       

Woman robbed at Weis in Lewes, police looking for suspect

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 18:28

A 23-year-old woman was robbed in the Lewes Weis parking lot Tuesday evening. Delaware state police are looking for the suspect.

       

After LGBTQ+ group complaint, character cut from event at Bennett High

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 15:34

A character from the James M. Bennett High School Rock & Roll Revival was removed after Salisbury PFLAG, a LGBTQ+ rights group, voiced complaints.

       

Chincoteague Pony Express Trolley ride to cost more

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 11:14

The cost to ride Chincoteague's Pony Express Trolley will double for the 2020 season which begins May 2.

       

Maryland Lottery purchase in Salisbury yields $1,000 every day, for life

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 08:50

A Maryland Lottery Player has scored big after buying a winning ticket in Salisbury. Their prize? 1,000 every day, for life.

       

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