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New AP Course “US Government and Politics” To Be Offered In 2017-18 School Year

Katie Redefer, Editor

August 10, 2017


Filed under About Town

A new course, AP United States Government and Politics, is going to be offered to students looking to academically challenge themselves starting in the 2017-18 school year. Previously, there were several AP courses surrounding social studies offered to cape students, including AP US History and AP European...

Excitement Increases as Countdown to Firefly Begins

Excitement Increases as Countdown to Firefly Begins

Nathaniel Zebley, Editor

August 3, 2017


Filed under About Town

From June 15-18, Firefly music festival will be taking over the Woodlands in Dover. This year's event main headliners will feature: The WEEKND, Muse, Twenty-One Pilots, Chance The Rapper, and Bob Dylan. Other featured bands include: Weezer, The Shins, Kesha, Bleachers, Kaleo, Barns Courtney, and many...

Love Creek Elementary School To Open Fall of 2017

Love Creek Elementary School To Open Fall of 2017

Katie Redefer, Editor

August 3, 2017


Filed under About Town, Showcase

It was announced in 2016 that the Cape Henlopen School District would be building a new elementary school in Lewes. The school is to be located across from Beacon Middle School on John J.Williams Highway. Temporarily named Love Creek Elementary, the school name is to be formally decided on at a future...

Sadie Hawkins Preview

Darby Hollinger, Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under About Town, Showcase

Evening lights, beautiful gowns, a red carpet, and girls asking guys to the dance. It sounds too good to be true, but it's not a dream — Cape is hosting a Sadie Hawkins dance in March! Cape's first ever Sadie Hawkins dance will take place on March 11 from 7 to 10pm. The theme du jour will be "Red...

AVID Students Head Down South

Abby E'Nama, Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under About Town

In March, over 40 AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) students will depart by bus at 1 .am. from the school parking lot and venture down south to North Carolina for a five-day college tour. Duke University, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Winston-Salem University are...

Beebe Ball

Beebe Ball

Cate Carr, Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under About Town

Beebe Medical Foundation hosted the 29th annual Beebe Ball on Saturday, November 19th. The ball was held at the Nassau Valley Vineyards off of the Lewes Georgetown highway. The night consisted of silent and live auctions, dinner, dancing, and mingling with fellow donators. Over 500 guests were in attendance...

AVID students bring the “heat” to Philadelphia

AVID students bring the “heat” to Philadelphia

November 29, 2016


Filed under About Town, Cape Culture

Students from Avid traveled to Philadelphia to not only watch the Philadelphia 76ers play the Miami Heat, but also get inside access to hear about those who have jobs for the Philadelphia 76ers team. Marketing, public relations and advertising sales reps educated the Avid students about what it is like...

Lefty’s Alley and Eats Opens in Lewes

Lefty’s Alley and Eats Opens in Lewes

Joseph Drumheller, Editor

November 14, 2016


Filed under About Town, Showcase

The area of Lewes, DE has always lacked large entertainment venues, but there is now one on a previously undeveloped space adjacent to Dartmouth Plaza on Route 1 in Lewes. The venue is called Lefty's Alley and Eats and it is the only one of its kind in the area. The facility features 16 bowling lanes,...

Ms. Kernosh Runs NYC Marathon

Ms. Kernosh Runs NYC Marathon

Kolbe O'Donnell, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under About Town, News

Once a year, traffic is blocked off so that thousands of people from all over the world can run 26.2 miles in all 5 boroughs of New York City. The NYC Marathon is the largest marathon in the world with over 50,000 participants. Prior to November 6, runners train daily to ensure they will complete the...

The Theater Academy Brings Halloween Stories to Life

The Theater Academy Brings Halloween Stories to Life

Hannah Lowe, Editor-in-Chief

November 3, 2016


Filed under About Town

The Theater Academy is getting in the spirit of Halloween and presenting two special, spooky performances shortly before All Hallows' Eve. On Wednesday, October 25 at 7:00 p.m., the Theater Academy will be presenting a double performance of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and An Evening With Edgar Allan Poe. ...

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