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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.

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.

Investigation continues into skirmish after Mervo-William Penn football game in Delaware  Baltimore Sun

Mervo principal Jada Langston said an investigation is ongoing into an incident that happened after a Mervo football game at William Penn High School in New ...

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.

Fate of Penn Farm's historic farmhouse remains uncertain  Delaware First Media

Recognized as the last remnant of New Castle's abundant agricultural history, Penn Farm is thriving once again under the day-to-day management of its.

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.

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 ...

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.

Where to recycle your Christmas trees in Delaware  The News Journal

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

New faces bring new perspectives to New Castle County Council  Delaware First Media

They grew up only a dozen miles apart, but in significantly different communities. Their career paths differed as well, yet Dave Carter and Dee Durham find.

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 high school football preview: Middletown still tops in Flight A  The News Journal

Middletown takes a 22-game conference winning streak into this season, and the Cavaliers remain the team to beat in Blue Hen Flight A.

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 ...

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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."

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Police: Man killed by gunman who forced way into home  The News Journal

Police now say they believe a man found dead Wednesday morning at the William Penn Village Apartments near New Castle was shot and killed by an ...

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 ...

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.

DE Historic Preservation Employee Makes National Trust 40-Under-40

Carlton Hall, a cultural preservation specialist and historian with the Delaware State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), earned a place on the inaugural “40 ...

Delaware students holding school walkouts after Florida shooting  The News Journal

Delaware students hold March 14 school walkouts to encourage stricter gun laws and show solidarity with students after Parkland, Florida, shooting.

Outstanding student teachers / UDaily  UD Daily

Future secondary school educators receive honors for their work.

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 ...

Former William Penn DE Wrestler Clinton Burke inducted into the Delaware Sports Hall of Fame  Boxscore

by David A. Willauer,. Boxscore: April 14, 2018 - Two-time All-American wrestler at the University of Oklahoma Clinton Burke will be inducted into the Delaware ...

VIDEO | This spud's no dud; The Famous Idaho Potato Truck visits William Penn High School  WDEL 1150AM

A 6-ton potato created by the Idaho Potato Commission was back by popular demand to help celebrate the organization's 75th anniversary in a big way!

DelTech to conduct classes aimed at increasing number of referees  The News Journal

Delaware Technical Community College is conducting a course for those interested in becoming an official for any sport on Oct. 20 and 27 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. ...

Community helps keep Newark High band marching along  Newark Post

At some point this fall, the Newark High School Marching Band will step onto a football field and perform its 2017 show.

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 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 ...

Trump & 2017: The year of exhausting angst  The News Journal

After 23 of years working in the mental health field, Talleyville-based psychotherapist Angela Grayson encountered something new during the past year with a ...

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 ...

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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High school report  The News Journal

News and events involving Delaware area high school students.

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.

$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 ...

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.

High school report: May 8, 2016  The News Journal

News and events involving Delaware area high school students.

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 ...

Special Olympics to hold basketball skills competition  Dover Post

Special Olympics Delaware will hold a basketball skills competition statewide running from November 30 through December 14 at several high schools ...

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 ...

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 ...

Frank G. “Big Frank” Finnegan  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 ...

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 ...

Toxic water found below Air Guard base  The News Journal

Pollution investigators have found toxic compounds in groundwater below the Delaware Air National Guard base matching those that prompted shutdowns this ...

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. ...

Sals’ Spadaccini going strong at 80  The News Journal

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

WDEL Community Calendar  WDEL 1150AM

If you have a public *service* announcement you'd like to include on our calendar, please send it to us. Sunday, April 7. Cecil County Choral Society Time: 4-6 pm

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 ...

Middletown Air Force JROTC earns honors at Colonial Classic  Middletown Transcript

The Cadets of Middletown High School Air Force JROTC competed in the Colonial Classic Drill and Colors Competition on March 4 at William Penn High School ...

Athletics Hall of Fame | UDaily  UD Daily

Athletes from 13 different sports, five All-Americans, three athletes with professional sports experience, four former conference players of the year, and four ...

MaxPreps/NSCAA High School State Players of the Week for May 11-17, 2015  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - MaxPreps, the online high school sports leader and The National Soccer Coaches Association of America team up to honor the nation's best.

Caesar Rodney drill team takes top competition honors  Dover Post

Caesar Rodney High School's Junior ROTC drill squad took top honors at a recent competition in New Castle.

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  Middletown Transcript

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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