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Officials Release Statement Regarding Fight At William Penn High School Football Game  First State Update

New Castle - Just before 5:00 yesterday afternoon, police officers from multiple agencies respond to William Penn High School for reports of a fight in progress.

Delaware High School Student Shooting Promotional Video Where Cardi B Is Making Appearance  CBS Philly

NEW CASTLE, Del. (WJZ) — A 17-year-old Delaware high school student is shooting a promotional video where Cardi B is making an appearance. According to ...

Video shows clash between William Penn, Baltimore in post game fist fight  The News Journal

No injuries and no arrests were reported following a skirmish after a football game at William Penn High School on Saturday.

Bus with 45 William Penn High School students caught in flood waters on Route 9  The News Journal

No one was injured when a school bus carrying 45 William Penn High School students got caught in flood waters on Del. 9 near Dobbinsville early this morning.

Delaware high schoolers tackle tobacco, presidential politics | The Latest from WDEL News  WDEL 1150AM

The final installment of WDEL's High School Journalists' and Communicators' Night for the 2018-19 school year brought issues facing the local community to the ...

Yellowjackets fall to William Penn in conference battle  Newark Post

William Penn High School came to Newark on Friday night with a 0-3 record and in a must-win situation if the Colonials expect to have any chance to make the.

VIDEO | Innovation Center brings new learning opportunities to William Penn High School  WDEL 1150AM

Students can learn, converse, help each other, become familiar with technology - or just read - at the new Innovation Center at William Penn High School.

'Devastated' family members barred from William Penn High graduation  The News Journal

Ticket-wielding family members were turned away from the graduation ceremonies at William Penn High School on Thursday.

Police: 3 students posed with real guns in high school in Delaware  WPVI-TV

Delaware State Police say three students have been charged after school administrators found they had guns at a New Castle school.

Negro Travelers' Green Book program at the New Castle Court House Museum on March 16, 2019

Program on the travel and vacation guidebook for people of color during the segregation era.

Where to recycle your Christmas trees in Delaware  The News Journal

Delaware State Parks won't take your tree, but these places will.

Food Network star Guy Fieri's visits to Delaware restaurants begin airing May 24  The News Journal

Guy Fieri, host of the Food Network series Diners, Drive-ins and Dives, filmed at Delaware restaurants in February. Now we get to see what he thought.

VIDEO | Tall Ship Lynx blasts its way into New Castle  WDEL 1150AM

The American privateer tall ship Lynx announced its arrival at the City of New Castle with a cannonade on Wednesday morning, October 10, 2018.

Delaware Pathways Grants Will Support New High School Career Programs

Governor Carney announced more than $438000 in federal grants to expand high school career pathway programs. The statewide Delaware Pathways initiative ...

'I waited 12 years...and they locked us out;' Colonial vows graduation debacle will never happen again  WDEL 1150AM

It's a missed once-in-a-lifetime moment, and they can never get back.

These four teen entrepreneurs have one thing in common Delaware

The teen panel at Women in DE Innovation and Technology Day during Delaware Innovation Week wasn't intended to be a showcase for Dual School, the high ...

This week in Delaware history: Amoco plant explosion kills 6 near New Castle  The News Journal

Almost 40 years ago this week, an explosion caused by a gas leak killed six people at an Amoco chemical plant south of New Castle.

Temporary lights help Newark High carry on Friday night football tradition  Newark Post

When the Newark High School Yellowjackets took the field on Friday night versus St. Mark's for their first game of the season, they luckily didn't do so in the dark.

A proposed new development at the Cavaliers Country Club gets its first major approval from County Council  WDEL 1150AM

A new housing development will eventually come to the former Cavaliers Country Club site after New Castle County Council approved a controversial zoning ...

Food Network star Guy Fieri spotted Monday at two Wilmington restaurants  The News Journal

The spiky-haired Food Network star was spotted outside of Pastabilities and Mrs. Robino's. He is possibly filming for "Diners, Drive-ins and Dives."

U.S. News rankings: DSU among top HBCUs, UD tied for 38th among public schools  The News Journal

DSU, which last year was No. 13 on the list of Top Historically Black Universities and Colleges, is now No. 12, tied with Tougaloo College in Jackson, Mississipi.

2019 DFRC Blue-Gold Football Rosters Announced | The Latest from WDEL News  WDEL 1150AM

2018 Delaware Offensive and Defensive Players of the Year Drew Fry and Brock Keeler will both play in the 2019 DFRC Blue-Gold All-Star Football Game to be ...

Student Shot; Trooper Injured Following School Brawl  NBC Philadelphia

A student is shot and a trooper is injured following a fight over a boy at William Penn High School.

Next generation agriculture | UDaily  University of Delaware

Educating the next generation about where their food comes from and getting them to appreciate the process that allows food to go from farms to their tables is ...

Delaware State Police holds violent intruder training after Florida high school shooting  The News Journal

Delaware State Police, Delaware Crime Stoppers and the Colonial School District partnered to help prepare community members against violent intruders.

Dual School pilot program seeks to plug into schools statewide  Delaware First Media

Thirteen students from seven high schools spent their fall semester meeting for one afternoon a week at an incubator space for entrepreneurs in downtown.

DFRC Blue-Gold All-Star Football rosters released  Dover Post

The DFRC Blue-Gold All-Star Football Game Committee is pleased to announce the players selected for the 64th Annual DFRC Blue-Gold All-Star Football ...

Delawareans try to pin down source of mystery music plaguing three New Jersey towns  The News Journal

It's not just New Jerseyans who have been hearing loud music coming from the Port of Wilmington and Edgemoor. Wilmington residents can hear it, too.

Applied research by UD alumnus reduces high school dropout rate  UD Daily

9:24 a.m., Sept. 29, 2015--In June 2005, only 385 seniors at William Penn High School in New Castle, Delaware, graduated. Fifty-five students, or 12 percent of ...

Delaware Academy of Public Safety and Security closing stuns parents  The News Journal

Shock, disbelief, then anger — that's what families at the Delaware Academy of Public Safety and Security felt when them the school would be immediately ...

State champions in sportsmanship winners announced

The Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association [DIAA] offers an annual statewide competition in sportsmanship. The member schools compete against a set of ...

VIDEO | Glow party prom energizes students at John G. Leach School  WDEL 1150AM

Prom is always special, but the John G. Leach School in the Colonial District went the extra mile to make it an enjoyable, memorable event for their students.

Family, friends remember woman hit along East Basin Road  The News Journal

Children wept into the arms of family members and friends Friday, just feet away from the spot where their mother, Melissa Livingstone, was hit by a car and ...

Readers' Choice 2018: The votes are in!  The News Journal

The News Journal and Delaware Online takes pride in the Readers' Choice voting process and are happy to have the community choose their favorites.

Late pins send William Penn past Charter  USA TODAY High School Sports

Colonials dominate final four matches to overcome Force in Flight A showdown.

Outstanding student teachers / UDaily  UD Daily

Future secondary school educators receive honors for their work.

Read endorsements of all the statewide candidates in Thursday's primary election  The News Journal

The News Journal's editorial board has endorsed candidates in Thursday's Republican and Democratic primary elections for U.S. Senate and in the Democratic ...

Governor Carney, Secretary Bunting Announce Establishment of Teachers Advisory Council

Governor John Carney and Dr. Susan Bunting, Secretary of the Delaware Department of Education, announced the establishment of a new Teachers Advisory ...

High school report  The News Journal

News and events involving Delaware area high school students.

Delaware prom photos 2018: the students, the fashion  The News Journal

It's prom season in Delaware, and The News Journal will be featuring photos of the students and their fashion choices in the coming weeks as each school holds ...

8 Young People, 6 Groups to Be Honored with Governor's Youth Volunteer Service Award during May 24 Ceremony

NEW CASTLE (May 15, 2018) – Governor John Carney will present the Governor's Youth Volunteer *Service* Awards to eight young people and six groups during ...

Voters will hit the polls for the Colonial School District referendum  WDEL 1150AM

Taxes may go up for Colonial School District residents, but the superintendent said even if that happens the district will still have the second lowest tax rate in ...

New school year brings changes for Newark High sports  Newark Post

Newark High School will start the upcoming school year with a new principal (Aaron Selekman), a new football coach (Barry Zehnder), and a new athletic ...

School walkouts divide some Delaware schools, unite others  The News Journal

While many of the Delaware students who walked out felt supported by school administers, others felt their First Amendment rights were being squelched.

They invited friends to dinner; main course was marriage  The News Journal

THE INTRODUCTION: Jeff Smith and Larry Frace met Feb. 16, 1991, when each went with a group of his friends to Wilmington's Renaissance Bar. Jeff spotted ...

Eighteen Delaware sites awarded grants for urban agriculture and community gardens

Dover — Eighteen Delaware urban agriculture and community garden projects are receiving support through a second round of funding designed to strengthen ...

Pro football players with Delaware ties  The News Journal

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Tornado Confirmed After Delaware Storm Damage Surveyed  NBC 10 Philadelphia

A tornado caused damage to mobile home and industrial parks in New Castle County, Delaware, federal forecasters confirmed Friday.

Governor Launches Senior Class Tour to Help Students Transition to College or Career

New Castle, DE – Addressing William Penn High School's senior class, Governor Markell kicked off a year-long effort by his administration to ensure Delaware's ...

High school report: May 8, 2016  The News Journal

News and events involving Delaware area high school students.

NEWSMAKER: Carlton Hall  Dover Post

Carlton Hall has been recognized as one of the National Trust for Historic Preservation's “40 Under 40: People Saving Places.”

Delaware Association of Conservation District's annual poster contest winners announced

DOVER – The Delaware Association of Conservation Districts today announced the 2016 winners of the districts' annual conservation poster contest, which ...

$30 million library on Del. 9 to open next week  The News Journal

In the decades Vernon Jackson has called Dunleith home, residents of the Del. 9 corridor south of Wilmington say that government has mostly overlooked their ...

One weapon in Wilmington's revitalization push: Spaceboy Clothing Delaware

David Sanchez and his crew think T-shirts (and events and concerts) can help spur growth along Wilmington's Market Street corridor. One weapon in ...

Middletown High School AFJROTC wins awards at Colonial Classic  Middletown Transcript

The cadets of the Middletown High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Corps marched away with seven awards at the Colonial Classic Drill & Colors ...

Sals’ Spadaccini going strong at 80  The News Journal

The football coach coordinates special teams, and coaches receivers and defensive linemen.

UD graduate works with youths, grows crops at Historic Penn Farm  University of Delaware

8:57 a.m., Dec. 1, 2015--As she worked on a dairy farm in Chile to learn how to make cheese after graduating from the University of Delaware, Becca Manning ...

Frank G. “Big Frank” Finnegan | Obituaries  Cecil Whig

Frank G. “Big Frank” Finnegan, age 49, of Elkton, MD, passed away suddenly Thursday, January 21, 2016. Born in Wilmington, DE, on July 17, 1966, he was the ...

Delaware Pathways Receives $3.25 Million Grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies to Prepare Students for High-Demand Jobs

Governor Carney announced a $3.25 million grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies that will help bolster the Delaware Pathways program, providing high school ...

Three things we learned at the DelTech Science Fair  Hockessin Community news

The Delaware Technical School in Stanton held its 23rd annual Science Fair last week, with students from throughout New Castle County in grades six through ...

Saxophonist brings music to Main Street | News  Newark Post

It's a Thursday afternoon on Main Street and between the beeping of car horns, chatter from diners enjoying lunch outside and the soft hum of a utility truck ...

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Newark's Halloween parade draws thousands of colorful characters  Newark Post

Thousands lined Main Street on Sunday afternoon to watch Newark's 71st-annual Halloween parade. More than 70 groups marched in the parade. Following ...

Lewes restaurant family on Guy Fieri TV show  The News Journal

The Gates family, who own The Buttery and The Gatehouse restaurants in Lewes, competed on "Guy's Grocery Games." The Food Network show airs at 8 p.m. ...

Our guide to 30th annual Clifford Brown Jazz Festival, which starts June 17  The News Journal

Kicking off the week is “The Best of Duke Ellington's Sacred Concerts,” featuring a band, chorus and dancers at Church of Sts. Andrew and Matthew.

Middletown Air Force Jr. ROTC wins Blue Hen Classic awards  Middletown Transcript

The cadets of the Middletown High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps earned seven awards in the Blue Hen Classic Drill & Colors ...

Wilmington may allow chickens, oxen as emotional support animals  The News Journal

A city councilman's new pet project is to open the possibilities of emotional support animals.

Have fun with history from log cabins to outer space  The News Journal

History buffs have a rare opportunity this Saturday to take a walk through time and into space. A first-time program is gathering three experts for all-age-friendly ...

Quinceanera expo seeks to improve police diversity  The News Journal

Six police agencies are partnering on a quinceanera expo.

Brig. Gen. Carol A. Timmons poised to take command  Dover Post

It's evident Brig. Gen. Carol A. Timmons is not the shy, quiet kid described in her high school yearbook. After all, if you don't have some instincts toward ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Arria Minor Leads The Way In The 400m  MileSplit

See who the top 500 returning 400m runners in the country are.

Danger: Do not cross in Delaware  The News Journal

Delaware is the most dangerous state for pedestrians. With 27 people killed so far this year, 2015 is on track to be the deadliest since 2005.

Get to work: For dog trainer, furry friends are 'family'  Newark Post

Carly Becker has loved dogs ever since she can remember, and it all started with a dachshund mix named Odie.

Record flooding, blizzard conditions batter Delaware  The News Journal

The governor moved to prevent many from driving Saturday as a nor'easter-driven blizzard moved over Delaware.

Special Editions  Delaware Business Times

0 Comment. By Christi Milligan The Delaware Business Times hosted its first event last month, honoring 40… Read the rest of this entry ...

Golden Elks Showcase brings bands together  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — As the North East High School marching band prepared to take the field in Saturday's competition, the other Cecil County bands in attendance let ...

Girl banned from prom for wearing suit, invited to another school's dance  WSOC Charlotte

A Pennsylvania high school is reaching out to a student from a different district after she was not permitted to attend her school's prom because of her wardrobe.

Who Won The Nation This Week? Rachel McArthur Sharpens Up For Millrose At Armory Track Invite  MileSplit

In a tuneup meet prior to competing in the Millrose Games mile next weekend, Patriot (VA) senior Rachel McArthur pick up some great momentum into her next ...

Former Israeli soldier was awakened by father's Nazi history

The son of a Nazi soldier who rejected his father's past and became a medical officer in the Israel Defense Forces spoke of his journey, recalled the World War II.

Gentry: Do you remember your prom night?  The News Journal

I looked good. A pink bow tie, pink cummerbund and black tux with tails. “Pleather” shoes that may as well have been mirrors. I thought I was the next coming of ...

Monmouth County will seek bids for Halls Mill Road improvements

A local road improvement project that has been under discussion and in the planning stages since Ronald Reagan was president is one step closer to coming to ...

Staff, Columnists and Contributing Writers  EdSurge

Find articles writen by EdSurge Staff, EdSurge Alumni, Columnists and one of the more than eight hundred Contributing Writers.

Goal of restoring Navesink River by 2020 may not happen

While restoring the Navesink River by 2020 may not be feasible, progress continues to be made toward the restoration of the contaminated waterway. On Jan.

Margaret Ujvary Tuchman, Co-Founder and President of The Parkinson Alliance

Margaret Ujvary Tuchman, of Princeton, New Jersey, and co-Founder and President of The Parkinson Alliance, a nonprofit dedicated to funding research for ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Boys 100m Dash  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor boys returnees in the 100 meter dash among wind legal F.A.T. times.

Daisy Century will share the story of Bessie Coleman at the Plainsboro Library  Packet Online

Dr. Daisy Century doesn't just want people to learn about history, she wants them to be inspired by it.

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