The Blades Causeway was flooded Friday as the banks of the Nanticoke River were pushed to flood levels by Isabel. Officials shut down the roadway and bridge between Seaford and Blades. Additional photos inside.

Photo by Ronald MacArthur

Bridgeville Clean-Up Day rescheduled - The Commissioners of Bridgeville have scheduled a “Town Clean Up Day” for Saturday, Oct. 4, starting at 6 a.m. The garbage truck will go down each street in town to pick up items only one time. To insure pick up, place items out the night before. No freezers, refrigerators, air conditions, tires, construction material, rocks, bricks, batteries, oil or dirt will be picked up.
Life in the 1900s - What was Downtown Seaford like in the early 1900s? Page 2

Surviving isabel - Area towns survive Isabel’s fury. Page 3

tull’s opens - A farmhouse, shed and barn have been transformed into great shops. Page 4

dui checkpoint - A DUI checkpoint will be set up in Seaford on Friday, Sept. 26, 11 p.m. to 3 a.m.

Jays top Panthers - After a 3-1 win over Polytech, the Jays entered this week with a 2-2 mark. Page 22

A lot of heart - Seaford cross country runner Maggie Trefney battled back from surgery in time for the fall season. Page 24

Fall Home Improvement Seciton - Inside this edition.