Patty Eskridge, Seaford School District Teacher of the Year, sits among her students at Central Elementary School. Her students are (not in order) Alan Barrios, Ryan Collins Jr., Kadesha Cook, Alfred Dennis Jr., Dijah DeShields, Martaj Dixon, La Darris Gibbs, Alexis Hawkins, Brandon Holston, Rodney Hopkins, Brianna Hurley, Staci Layton, Tyler Meding, Ryan Mitchell, Tyler Phillips, Daniel Rayne II, Shaun Repp, Thania Sanchez, Kimberly Smith, Amber Travies, Kayla Walker and Char’Donja Webb. See story, page 2.

Photo by Michael Sullivan

Battling Terrorism

‘Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.’
Benjamin Franklin

Relief efforts - ....page 20

Dinner October 25 for Seaford Business Person of the Year
Ruth Ellen Miller, president of Nouvir Research, was named Business Person of the Year by the Greater Seaford Chamber of Commerce. The Greater Seaford Chamber of Commerce will honor Ruth Ellen Miller at its annual business person of the year dinner Thursday, Oct. 25, 6 p.m. at the Seaford Golf and Country Club. Tickets are $20. For details, call the chamber, 629-9690.

Home improvement - Seaford residents may apply for home improvement loans. Page 4
Antique Show - Find out how much your attic treasures are worth. Page 6
Enterprise Zone - A new commercial zone is moving closer to reality. Page 8
Bridgeville news - Bridgeville’s commissioners have been busy. Page 11
DuPont footprint - DuPont is reducing its number of buildings from 60 to 30. Page 17
Manor House - The Methodist Manor House is 35 years old. See insert in this edition.