Christina, along with a few other districts, have partnered with Giant Food Stores in an effort to eliminate food insecurity.

Christina School District partners with Giant to fight hunger

Jarek Rutz Headlines, Delaware Live, Education

Christina School District has partnered with Giant Food Stores to help combat food insecurity this summer.¬† ‚ÄúRound up for Christina‚ÄĚ is an initiative that encourages people to do just that when they check out at the register. If a customer‚Äôs grocery tab comes out to $56.40, for example, a prompt will appear on the pinpad asking if they want to …

House Bill 430 is the state's latest attempt to combat its teacher shortage.

More legislation in the works to address teacher shortage

Jarek Rutz Delaware Live, Education, Headlines

A bill that would help address the state‚Äôs lingering concern over a teacher shortage was unanimously released by the Senate Education Committee Wednesday.¬† House Bill 430, now headed to the Senate floor, would encourage schools to begin a Grow Your Own Educator Program, which supporters believe will improve recruitment, retention and diversity of teachers in the First State‚Äôs public schools. …

Johnny Mercer standing posing for the camera

St. Marks wins 1st D2 cross country title

Glenn Frazer Sports

Brynn Crandell of Indian River won individual honors.     After finishing second the previous two years to Ursuline, the St. Mark’s girls cross country team won their first championship since 2006 when they competed in Division One. The conditions Saturday at Brandywine Creek State Park for the Division 2 girls race were the worst of the day as wind-swept …

a group of football players on a field

St Elizabeth’s defense holds off late Indian River drive

Nick Halliday Headlines, Sports

St Elizabeth’s defense swarms the Indian River Ball Carrier Two goal-line stands, along with a few drive-ending turnovers, helped St. Elizabeth preserve its lead over Indian River as the Vikings remained unbeaten after a 14-7 victory Thursday night at Abessinio Stadium. The Vikings staked themselves to a 14-0 lead at halftime with two second-quarter touchdowns. Their first score wrapped up …