Edith Villasenor, president of the Seaford District Library board, cuts the birthday cake at the celebration of the library’’s 100th year.

Photo by Lynn R. Parks



Election Day 2002 is Tuesday, November 5 - Our coverage of the 2002 Election races starts on page 12. We encourage readers to take time to learn all they can about the candidates for office and to vote on Tuesday, November 5.

Seaford Police Chief is named - At presstime Tuesday, City Manager Dolores Slatcher announced that a new police chief has been named. Lt. Gary Morris, a 25-year veteran of the Seaford Police Department, has been recommended by the Selection Committee to serve as the chief. Lt. Morris had been serving as acting chief since Sept. 3. Lt. Morris will become chief on Nov. 1. He said he is grateful for the opportunity to serve. “I appreciate the city officials and citizens of Seaford giving me this chance to serve. I am proud of the officers of the Seaford Police Dept. and the community. I want to make a positive contribution,” he said.

Knorr will make the call - Superintendent of Schools Dr. Russell Knorr will decide the issue involving the football players who quit the team in protest. Page 2

At home in Russia - Terry Rawlins is director of a luxury hotel in Moscow. How did he go there and why is he back? Page 3

Delmarva Auto Alley - Pages 19 - 23, Featuring Delmar racing news