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Mechanicsville petroleum player sold to Fredericksburg company

After a 69-year run, a local fuel company is hanging up the pumps after being purchased by a larger peer. Mechanicsville-based Colonial Fuel Oil has sold its petroleum distribution business to Quarles Petroleum, a Fredericksburg-based company with customers in Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Dela

RICHMONDBIZSENSE - 2018-01-16 13:01:03

County roads to get extra attention

The Columbiana County Engineer's Office is hiring an Ohio company to find out. The engineer's office was given permission by county commissioners to hire the consulting firm of MasterMind LLC of Delaware to perform the traffic sign study for $17,000, of which $15,300 (90 percent) is reimbursable fro

MORNING JOURNAL - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Lawmakers Eye School Security Measures

DOVER, Del. (AP) - House lawmakers are set to vote this week on a bill aimed at protecting Delaware school students and teachers from shootings. The bill to be voted on Tuesday requires all new school construction and major school renovation projects to include measures to prevent a gunman from wrea

WBOC - 2018-01-16 11:58:00

Ravenel hits 8 3s, Florida A&M tops Delaware St 94-89 in 2OT

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Justin Ravenel made eight 3-pointers and scored a career-high 30 points, Marcus Barham scored 11 of his 24 points in the two overtime sessions and Florida A&M beat Delaware State 94-89 on Monday night. Neither team had a double-digit lead in the game. Delaware State closed t

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-16 03:54:41

Driver flees, woman dies after auto lands in Delaware River, authorities say

The collision pushed the Stephenses' vehicle over a guardrail and down an embankment, "where it submerged into a body of water that is part of Olympia Lakes", the statement said. January 15-Burlington County officials are investigating the death of a Burlington City, N.J., woman who was killed Sunda

10THOUSANDCOUPLES.COM - 2018-01-16 03:39:00

Delaware physicians ration amid shortage of IV bags, fluids

Delaware Public Media There is a shortage of IV bags and fluids nationwide-including here in Delaware. Officials say it's due to the devastation left by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico last fall. Federal tax incentives created in the 1960s and 70s led to many of the country's medical supplies to be m

DELAWAREPUBLIC.ORG - 2018-01-16 04:40:01

Delaware cheerleading team in need of donations to compete in national championship

DOVER, DE. - "We fundraise and fundraise and fundraise and I just don't want to tell 25 kids that we can't go because of money," said head coach of the campus community school's cougar cheerleading team Robin Smith. $15,000 that's all that's separating the Campus Community Schools cheerleading squad

WMDT.COM - 2018-01-16 04:08:15

Two woman wanted for multiple thefts

Courtesy of Delaware State Police BRIDGEVILLE, Del. - Delaware State Police are searching for two women who they say are wanted in connection with several thefts from vehicles in the Bridgeville/Greenwood area. The suspects have been identified as 22-year old Katelyn Foskey of Greenwood and 24-year

WMDT.COM - 2018-01-16 04:49:46

The Mid-Atlantic States of the United States

The Mid-Atlantic states is one of nine divisions of the northwest region of the United States. According to the US Central Bureau, the Mid-Atlantic states include Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York. This division is a relatively affluent region in the country, and includes some of the most prosp

WORLDATLAS.COM - 2018-01-16 02:42:00

Central Buckds West relay; Quakertown's Lambinus, Neshaminy's Kujdych win easily

On Saturday a number of local schools traveled across the Delaware River to The Lawrenceville School and competed in the 47th Lavino Games, an all-relays event. The biggest news out of it was the Central Bucks West boys winning the Distance Medley Relay with a time of 10:29.22, the second fastest ti

THEINTELL.COM - 2018-01-16 02:00:00

DSU Hosts Celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.

DOVER, Del. --- Delaware State University in Dover on Monday held its annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his contributions to the civil rights movement in the United States. The ceremony featured a number of speakers, including Phylis Slade Martin, who encouraged attendees to get i

WBOC - 2018-01-16 03:28:00

FAMU men, women sweep Del. State doubleheader

Justin Ravenel was so good Monday night, Delaware State's coaches didn't even want him touching the ball. The junior guard spent most of the game lighting the Hornets up, and at one point in the second half, the Del. State sideline had had enough. Ravenel caught the ball on the perimeter with no o

TALLAHASSEE DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-16 02:37:55

100 volunteers paint murals at Jones Elementary School

More than 100 volunteers descended on Jones Elementary School on Monday to transform several blank walls into colorful murals depicting science-related scenes. The effort was one of several service projects coordinated by the United Way of Delaware in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, according t

NEWARK POST - 2018-01-16 05:45:00

Frigid temps: School delays for Tuesday

With forecasts calling for temperatures to be near zero and wind chills well below zero Tuesday, and some roads still snow-covered, some East Central Indiana school districts announced delayed schedules. Tuesday is expected to be the coldest day of the week, with a gradual warm-up that will see temp

STAR-PRESS - 2018-01-16 02:12:13

College notebook: Burke grad to coach at Mississippi State

John S. Burke Catholic graduate Andrew Jackson has joined coach Joe Moorhead's Mississippi State staff as a defensive quality control coach and defensive line assistant. Jackson spent the 2017 season as Fordham's defensive line coach under Andrew Breiner, who is now Mississippi State's quarterbacks

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-01-16 02:27:31

Police Blotter

Area police reported the following charges: DELAWARE DEPUTIES Alecia M. Bracci, 31, Delhi, Jan. 5, endangering the welfare of a child. Nayquan J. Menzies, 26, Mount Upton, Jan. 10, bench warrant. Jamie Brooker, 40, Walton, Jan. 10, bench warrant. DELHI POLICE Robin C. Reese, 46, Delhi, Dec. 26, benc

DAILY STAR - 2018-01-16 03:13:49

Flu Reaches Epidemic Level, Affecting Delmarva

Salisbury, Md.- In the waiting room of Express Care in Salisbury sits the Lewis family. Mom, Rebecca, comforts 7-year-old Layla who is waiting to get her flu shot. And just like Layla, many people are receiving their vaccines amid extreme flu cases throughout the country. "We came here because it wa

WBOC - 2018-01-16 02:25:00

Delaware officials take on Pres. Trump during Martin Luther King Day celebration

MLK Day at DSU Sarah Mueller Delaware leaders and community members gathered at Delaware State University Monday to celebrate civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr. Amid the songs and dance, the cloud of racial controversy coming from the nation's highest political office lingered over the celebra

DELAWAREPUBLIC.ORG - 2018-01-16 00:16:04

Biden critiques Trump in MLK Day speech in Delaware

Former Vice President Joe Biden says American values are being challenged but that the leadership of Martin Luther King Jr. provides an example of how to respond. Biden was the keynote speaker Monday at the Delaware State Bar Association's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day breakfast in Wilmington. T

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2018-01-15 21:02:00

Delaware's top Democrats blast Trump: Coons, Blunt Rochester say president's comments are racist

Senator Chris Coons and Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester standing during the playing of the National Anthem Monday at Delaware State University.. Special To The Delaware State News/Gary Emeigh DOVER - During a speech honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Monday in Dover, Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester described recen

DELAWARESTATENEWS.NET - 2018-01-16 01:44:25