SEAFORD COUNTRY STORE GRAND OPENING — A ribbon cutting marking the grand opening of the Seaford Country Store and Antique, Crafts and Collectibles Mall in the Nylon Capital Shopping Center was held Saturday. The former Peebles building has been transformed into an antiques and collectibles mall by Rick and Debbie Slatcher. In the photo are many of the more than 130 dealers and invited dignitaries, including state Rep. Tina Fallon, Seaford Vice Mayor Ed Butler, Councilwoman Grace Peterson and Seaford city manager Dolores Slatcher. Greater Seaford Chamber of Commerce executive director Paula Gunson helped coordinate the ribbon cutting. See related story and photo on page 18.

Photo by Bryant L. Richardson



Museum site of After Hours mixer - The Greater Seaford Chamber of Commerce is holding a Business After Hours Mixer on Thursday, July 10, 5 to 7 p.m. at the Seaford Museum, 203 High St. The Mixer will be hosted by the Seaford Historical Society. RSVP the chamber at 629-9690.

Citizens Bank Seaford Open - The Citizens Bank Seaford Open was held last weekend at the Seaford Golf and Country Club with a number of local athletes competing for first place trophies. Page 20

Delaware Stormin’ to state title - The Delaware Storm U-16 softball team took home a state title and earned a berth in the softball World Series with a win in the state tournament last weekend in Laurel. Page 20

Delmarva Shore Classic July 1-5 - The Sussex West Patriot American Legion baseball team prepared for the Delmarva Shore Classic with three home wins last week. The tournament takes place July 1-5 in Seaford and Laurel. Page 20

Blue-Gold game is Saturday - The Annual Blue-Gold all-star football game will be held this Saturday at the University of Delaware with a number of local students taking part in the festivities. Page 23