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

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AUDIT - State intervened before Laurel district acted incorrectly. Page 3 -

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CONGESTION - Traffic in the area will go from bad to worse. Page 6 -

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BRIDGEVILLE - Residents voice concerns over tax increase. Page 10 - By Rebecca J. Da...

FESTIVAL - AFRAM Festival to feature U.S. Colored Troop re-enactors. Page 11 -

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ON THE WATER - The first Recycled Cardboard Boat Regatta will cast off soon. Page 11 -

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TRANSPORTATION - Group working on transportation cooperative for county's seniors. Page 13 - By Patricia Vill...

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SENIOR BASEBALL - The Nanticoke Senior League baseball team advances to the District III championship. Page 37 - By Lynn Schofer<...

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RACING - Local racers take checkered flag at Delaware International Speedway, U.S. 13 Dragway. Pages 38 and 40 -