AN AMERICAN HERO SAYS THANK YOU - LTC. Lee Merritt of Seaford is home from his fifth tour of duty in Iraq. Merritt is shown at a recent ceremony at Harley Davidson of Seaford presenting local businessmen and organizations with an American flag that flew over Suddam Hussan's Al Faw palace in Baghdad and a certificate of appreciation for supplies, cards and letters that were sent to the 1,500 troops under his command. From left are: Doug Figgs, Seaford Kiwanis Club; James King, manager of Seaford Food Lion; Joe Tune, American Legion Post 6 Executive Committeeman; LTC. Lee Merritt; Robert Mulroy, Commander of VFW Post 4961; Spuck Bennett, owner of Harley Davidson of Seaford; and state Rep. Danny Short of Seaford.

Photo by Gene Bleile

Seaford updating comprehensive plan

SAFETY - Safe Routes to School Stein Highway plan rejected. Page 5 - By Lynn R. Parks...

NATURE - Chapel Branch Nature Area expanded by 18-acre Moore Tract. Page 6 - By Lynn R. Parks...

CHAMBER - Lehmans are chamber's Business People of the Year. Page 12 -

The Greater Seafo...

EDUCATION - 'Dream Team' to work on how to get Common Core into classrooms. Page 20 -

The Delaware Depa...

POLICASTRO - Make a positive impact on those around you. Page 25 - By Dr. Anthony P...

FITNESS - Myths about unpleasant characteristics of aging exposed. Page 26 - By Patricia Vill...

TRAFFICKING - Program looks at horrors of trafficking of children. Page 47 - Program look...

HOMECOMING - The Woodbridge varsity football team fell to Lake Forest in its Homecoming game. Page 37 - By Michelle Elze...

SOCCER - The Seaford varsity soccer team came up short in a home contest against Sussex Central. Page 37 - By Lynn Schofer<...

STARS OF THE WEEK - A Sussex Tech football player and a Sussex Tech field hockey player are this week's Seaford Stars. Page 39 -