FAVORITE SONS - U.S. Sen. Thomas Carper poses with two of Seaford's favorite sons, Delino DeShields, left, and Mike Neill, right, prior to the start of the opening ceremonies of Nanticoke Little League on Saturday morning. The two were part of a homecoming of former Nanticoke stars who were drafted to play professional baseball. Sen. Carper took part in the ceremony as well. See more in this week's sports section.

Photos by Ronald MacArthur

Construction moving along quickly at Heritage Shores



LOCK AND KEY - School security is still an issue in one local school district. Pages 2 and 58

HONOR - Nanticoke Memorial Hospital receives a national award. Page 2

POPPY DAY - The American Legion Auxiliary works hard to remind people to not forget veterans. Page 3

THE RELAY - It's only a week to go before walkers will get busy in the fight against cancer. Page 11

CEREMONY - A local JROTC unit says hello to a new student commander during the annual Change-of-Command ceremony. Page 18

LIVING HISTORY - Stepping back in time to the Civil War era is part of the fun at the annual Towne & Country Fair. Page 31

HOT TEAM - The Seaford boys' tennis team finishes the season with a flurry of wins at 12-1 and is heading for the conference tournament this weekend. Page 44

DAY OF PRAYER - Local officials gather at the steps of Seaford City Hall to pray during a national event. Page 51

POSTAL DRIVE - Don't forget to leave food out near your mailbox on Saturday. Page 51