Archive for April 3rd, 2019

Joseph John Roark, 91, of Kennett Square

Joseph John Roark, 91, of Kennett Square, died Monday, April 1, 2019, at his residence, surrounded by his loving wife and family. He was the husband of Caroldean Eller Roark, with whom he shared 63 years of marriage. Born in Creston, N.C., he was the son of the late John Roark and the late Melvina Lewis Roark. Joe retired from General Motors in Wilmington, in 1981, ...

 
 

Council gets loud over recordings

On a night when Concord Township Council began live-streaming its meetings, the longest and loudest part of the meeting dealt with whether attendees should divulge whether they are recording the meetings. One councilman went so far as to question the value of the township solicitor’s legal opinion. Council for years has been asking people to let them know if they ...

 

Police Log  April 3: Drug busts, thefts, DUIs

Pennsylvania State Police • Police said Nicholas John Wanner, 21, of New Castle, was arrested for drug possession following a traffic stop in Chadds Ford Township on March 2. According to the report, Wanner was stopped on Route 1 just west of Route 202 at 1:12 p.m. A “probable cause” search of the vehicle was conducted and marijuana and paraphernalia were found, ...