A car rides onto the Woodland-Seaford side of the Woodland Ferry docking area. As many as 200 vehicles a day use the ferry to cross the Nanticoke River.

Photo by Ronald MacArthur

A new ferry in plans for Woodland crossing

AFRAM FESTIVAL - This weekend is the AFRAM Festival. Pages 26-32

HOSPITAL HEAD - Ed Hancock leaves his executive post at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital after 25 years. Page 2

LIFE LESSONS - Some area students are taking what they learn in the classroom and applying it to their everyday lives. Page 3

GREAT NIGHT - Photos capture the fun at the first National Night Out Celebration in Blades. Page 9

ELECTION UPDATE - This candidate is hoping that a third try in the 39th District will be the charm -but first a primary looms. Page 5

STATE CHAMPS - The Nanticoke Jr. League girlsí All Stars are playing in Syracuse, N.Y. after winning the state championship. Page 37

THE BLOCK - Itís watermelon time and that means the Laurel Farmersí Auction Market is the place to be. Page 44