Celebrating Dr. King in music and dance. The community celebrated Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Sunday and Monday. Above, Jezet Johnson of the “Angelic Creation” leads her group in an intepretive dance during the youth portion of the MLK Day Celebration at the Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club. Right, “Denim,” Stacey and Tracey Everett, and Aileah Morris (kneeling) had the large crowd dancing in their seats on Monday morning. See a story on page 5 and more photos on page 30.

Photos by Ronald MacArthur

Woodbridge referendum would improve facilities



ALL INCUMBENTS - Only the incumbents file for election in one western Sussex County town. Page 2

FIELD REQUEST - The Nanticoke Little League wants the City of Seaford to give up one of its men's softball fields (when it's done with it). Page 3

WATCH IT - It won't be long before the county's first red light camera is installed on U.S. 13 in Seaford. You won't believe how many people ran red lights during a trial test. Page 4

SHE DID IT - Seaford High senior Ashlee Burbage attains an honor only six others have garnered at the school. Page 24

BIG DONATION - It was another record-setting presentation by the Nanticoke Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. The group does more work than most imagine. Page 6

ELECTIONS, ELECTIONS - Two western Sussex County towns are gearing up for elections. Page 10

TWO AWARDS - Because of a man's hard work, history is made at the Seaford Police Department. Page 11

NEW OFFICER - The newest Blades Police officer has a strong foundation in police work and in the town. Page 18