Bird carver Bob Larkin works on miniature copper foil leaves for a work he is doing featuring two house finches.

Photo by Lynn R. Parks

Delmarva Encounter 02 is coming - The tent was raised last Saturday for Delmarva Encounter 2002, a Christian crusade that runs from Oct. 5 through Oct. 10 at Williams Pond Park, Norman Eskridge Highway, Seaford. See details on pages 2 and 15.

Bridgeville is preparing for growth - The Bridgeville Commission passed an ordinance during a special meeting Monday. Now it is up to the residents of Bridgeville whether or not to allow the annexation of more than 750 acres into the town to allow for a golf course and residential planned community. Page 4

Antiques Roadshow this Saturday - The second annual Seaford Antiques Roadshow Fair will be held in the Blades Fire Hall on Saturday, Oct. 5 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Page 2

Kiwanis Auction is this Saturday - The Seaford Kiwanis Club auction is Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club starting at 9 a.m. Details on page 6

Library marks 100th anniversary - The Seaford Library begins its 100th anniversary celebration this Thursday with music and a walk down Memory Lane. Page 36