Harker Student Makes Philly All Star Student

Congratulations to Mason Corey who was chosen as a winner after being nominated as a Philadelphia Phillies All Star Student. He was honored on the field at the May 21 Phillies game. Corey and fellow student Rita Sheets from Mrs. Cancila and Ms. Ogbin’s fourth grade classes at Charles Harker Elementary School in Woolwich Township […]

S/W School District Hiring Class 3 Police Officers

SWEDESBORO — Swedesboro Borough Council met on May 22 and discussed the hiring of two new Class Three police officers for school security. Captain Sheldon Lewis explained that the Swedesboro-Woolwich school district got approval to hire officers solely for school patrolling during the 2018-2019 school year to improve security measures in the district. According to […]

Woolwich Upgrades Local Police, Appoints Chaplain

WOOLWICH TWP.  — At their meeting on May 21, the Woolwich Township Committee adopted a resolution appointing Bay Kasten and Brian Collins as 9th Class Patrol Officers within the Woolwich Police Department. The Committee had named Officer Lindsay Davis as a Class 9 Officer back in April. Woolwich Mayor Jordan Schlump administered the Oath of […]

Logan Takes the Next Step in Repairing Township Line Road

BRIDGEPORT — The Logan Township Council moved to the next phase of the community’s Township Line Road project during their meeting on May 15. Council moved to authorize engineer Annina Hogan to prepare bid specs and begin advertising for bids on Phase 2 of the Township Line Road repaving project. The condition of Township Line […]

Annual Strawberry Festival at Old Stone Church June 3rd

WOOLWICH TWP. – Please join us in food and fellowship enjoying delicious strawberries, short cake and ice cream outdoors, under our large shade trees.  The 28th annual Old Stone Church Strawberry Festival will take place on June 3rd from 3 to 5 pm.  The Old Stone Church is located approximately two miles north west of […]

Homan Park Dedication, June 2

SWEDESBORO — Final dedication of the Homan Park located at the corner of Park and East Avenues will be held on June 2 at 11:30 a.m. The park was dedicated to Maryann and Mike Homan for all their years of serves to Swedesboro on the Shade Tree Commission. The couple passed away earlier this winter, […]

Run/Walk/Sit Race, June 9

SWEDESBORO — The countdown is on for the Inaugural 08085 Run/Walk/Sit Race. Tiffany Mercer, president of the Swedesboro-Woolwich PTO, and Michelle VanDiehl, Park Director Woolwich Township and Swedesboro-Woolwich Parks and Recreation are coordinating final plans with race director, Joe Musumeci, Kiwanis Club of Greater Swedesboro, to make this a fun event for all. The event […]

Mullica Hill Veteran Among Those Honored at ShopRite Luncheon

US ARMY VETERAN Joe Drinkhouse of Mullica Hill, departs with a basket full of gifts presented to him at the Zallie Family ShopRite of West Berlin as part of their Seventh Annual Luncheon to Honor Veterans. Gifts include a beautiful patriotic floral arrangement, a Swarovski ornament, gift card, and a gourmet fruit and cheese basket. […]

Names In The News

Austin H. Schober of East Greenwich Township and a Kingsway Regional High School Alumni, has graduated with honors from the United States Naval Academy with a degree in Systems Engineering. He is the youngest son of Richard and Patricia Schober. On his graduation day, May 25, 2018, he was commissioned an Ensign in the US […]

Raccoon Swim Club Re-opens For 61st Season

MULLICA HILL — Racoon Valley Swim Club (RVSC) in Mullica Hill re-opened for the Summer of 2018, kicking off its 61st season with some exciting updates. Founded in 1957, Raccoon Valley Swim Club is tucked away just a block off Main Street on Church and Eric Roads and overlooks the valley carved by Raccoon Creek, […]