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By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st Century Media |

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  • Opinion

    My Two Cents: How to get a GOP victory in 2016

    Election night was a good night for the national GOP: victories all across the nation.

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  • Sports

    College Basketball: Lincoln men fall at home in opener

    LOWER OXFORD >> Lincoln men’s basketball coach John Hill knew well ahead of time their home opener was going to be a tough one. The Lions, with a much different cast than a year ago, would have to start finding their own identity in a hurry, as coming right out of the gate, they’d be squaring off against one of the very best teams in Division II in East Stroudsburg.

    By Bill Rudick brudick55@gmail.com |

  • Sports

    Basketball: Lincoln looks to continue progress

    LOWER OXFORD >> To get an idea just how much progress the Lincoln men’s basketball program has made under John Hill, consider this: the 2014-15 squad must replace its top three scorers and yet the Lions were picked to finish second in the CIAA Northern Division in the preseason coach’s poll.

    By Neil Geoghegan ngeoghegan@dailylocal.com @DLNSports on Twitter |

  • General news

    Road cleanup helps family of fallen Avondale trooper keep his memory alive

    AVONDALE >> The family of a local state trooper who died six years ago at the hands of a drunken driver were out in force Sunday morning picking up trash alongside the road where the crash happened.

    Fran Maye
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  • General news

    Oxford Council will hasten complaints to zoning officer

    OXFORD >> Oxford Borough has an ordinance to protect residents from disruptive neighbors at rental properties, but to get help, a police report on complaints is required to start the process. Residents from South Street came to the Nov. 10 borough council meeting asking for help, contending that police have been called for noise and other complaints. Multiple complaints can result in substantial fines, but apparently the zoning officer has not been getting reports from the police...

    By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Scouts retire old flags at evening ceremony

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Streaks of red and blue in the western sunset sky, reminiscent of the colors in Old Glory, showcased the flag retirement ceremony at the Kennett Fire Company on Sunday evening.

    Chris Barber
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  • Lifestyle

    UHS student passes on brushes for spray cans

    Christopher Shaw’s brother used to joke that he couldn’t even draw a stick figure.

    Candice Monhollan
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  • Our say

    Book ban vote in Kennett: Censorship dies an ugly death

    The Kennett Consolidated School board made the correct decision Monday night when they voted not to ban Jodi Picoult’s best-selling book “Nineteen Minutes” from the Kennett High School library.

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  • General news

    Kennett School Board votes against banning book

    NEW GARDEN >> It’s a topic no parent wants to ever hear on the television or read in the paper, but the number school of shootings and active shooters have risen over the years from six in 2000 to 16 incidents in 2013, with 24 percent of those happening in educational environments, according to a recent report released by the FBI.

    Candice Monhollan
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  • General news

    Oxford driver guilty in fatal crash

    WEST CHESTER >> Did a southern Chester County woman lose her life in a motor vehicle crash because an Oxford man was — figuratively speaking — dying of thirst?

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@dailylocal.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

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