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Former Kennett football great faces sex charges

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  • Sports

    Women’s Basketball: Lincoln women clinch, despite loss

    LOWER OXFORD >> No one knows better than Lincoln University women’s basketball senior Courtney Lucas how far the Lions have come since she and coach Jessica Kern arrived on campus for the 2011-12 season. Coming off a year that saw the Lions struggling with the transition to Division II basketball with just four wins, they nearly doubled that total.

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  • News

    Law enforcement seeks vandal who spray painted at Lincoln

    LOWER OXFORD >> The Lincoln University officials are working with the Chester County District Attorney’s office to determine who spray-painted a racial slur on an entrance sign at the school. To that end, a $1,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible.

    Chris Barber
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  • Sports

    Ice Hockey: Oxford closes door on Hodgson in playoff opener

    NEWARK, Del. >> The coaching staff only expected their team to go .500 on the season. All they wanted was to be able to be happy with how the first year went.

    Candice Monhollan
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  • Crime

    Police Log

    Kennett Square Robbery arrest >> On Nov. 25, at 10 p.m., police received the report that victims had just been robbed at gun point by two black males at a residence located in the 100 block South Willow Street. Over $100 in cash and a cell phone were taken from the victims. On Dec. 16, police arrested a 15-year-old male, of Kennett Square, in connection with the robbery. He was charged as an adult with robbery, burglary, theft, receiving stolen property, simple assault,...

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  • Crime

    Police Reports

    State Police Avondale Tires Slashed >> Sometiime overnight on Feb. 8, someone slashed a tire on a vehicle in the 100 block of Buttercup Lane in East Nottingham Township, police said.

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  • Opinion

    Performance Golf: Control your hips, control your swing!

    My student is showing a lot of leg here at impact — you can see his left leg from this down the line view. This golfer was suffering from a club path that headed way too far out to the right of the target line through impact, at times more than 10 degrees. That path caused big pushes to the right as well as big hooks to the left. In his old swing, his hips were aligned to the right of the target line at impact (3 degrees) and his torso was even farther to the right (10 degrees). His...

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  • Sports

    Surviving members of 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team reflect on passing of teammate Bob Suter

    LAKE PLACID, N.Y. >> The 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team will always be remembered as the 20 players who made history and allowed the country to once again believe in miracles.

    Candice Monhollan
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  • Sports

    Hundreds make the journey to Lake Placid to see the reunion of the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team

    LAKE PLACID, N.Y. >> Do you still believe in miracles?

    Candice Monhollan
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  • News

    Kennett Square officials creating a ‘walkable paradise’

    KENNETT SQUARE>>Kennett Square officials are creating a “walkable paradise,” and there’s a good chance the borough could secure nearly $1 million in county funding to improve the borough’s streetscapes project this year.

    Fran Maye
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  • News

    Kennett’s WIN program inspires students to succeed

    The final year of high school can be very stressful as any senior will attest - if they have the time to talk between classes, SATS, school visits, essays and college applications. The process of planning one’s future and applying to college can be a daunting task for any student or parent unfamiliar with the process. Now imagine navigating that system if English is not your first language, your parents’ education ended with 6th grade, and your parents have limited time to...

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