Archive for February 17th, 2021

Ruth Ann Burton, formerly of Chadds Ford

Ruth Ann Burton, 95, of Wilmington, formerly of Chadds Ford, died Jan. 22. A public viewing will be held from 8 to 10 a.m.  Saturday, Feb. 20, at Bethel AME Church, 604 N. Walnut St., Wilmington, with a celebration of life to follow. In the interest of public health, the wearing of masks and the practice of social distancing will be enforced. For a full obituary, ...

 
 

More snow predicted

Another winter weather front is moving in, according to the National Weather Service. The latest information does not give any estimated accumulation but does say snow could start sometime tonight and continue through early Thursday morning. Snowfall may be heavy between 6 a.m. and 2 p.m. Snow could also last into Friday. Snowfall amounts will depend on how much ...

 

Police Log Feb. 17: DUI, drugs, thefts

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Police said Austin Pepper, 23, of Chadds Ford, was arrested for DUI following a one-car crash on Route 1 just east of Ring Road on Feb. 8. The accident happened at about 1:30 a.m. According to the report, Pepper crashed his Mazda CX-5 into snow and ice on the road's right shoulder. The airbags were deployed. Police ...