Deptford News

All That Jazz: Deptford alum Carl Cox named Teacher of the Year

Cox, a 1996 Deptford grad who has rubbed musical elbows with everyone from Smokey Robinson to the Roots, Boyz II Men to Will Smith and Jay-Z, has been giving back to his alma mater for 15 years as a member of the Deptford Township High School faculty.

Freshman Spartans championship team honored with proclamation

The Deptford six- and seven-year old Spartans freshman football team was presented with a proclamation and certificates by the Gloucester County Board of Chosen...

Winter Weather Advisory in effect, two-hour delay for Deptford schools

The region could see a total snow accumulation of one to three inches as well as a light glaze of ice before the storm leaves the area on Tuesday.

Meet the Candidates: Fire District elections are this Saturday

The Deptford Township Fire District elections are Saturday, Feb. 16. Polls are open from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. at four locations: Union Fire Company, New Sharon Fire Company, Helping Hand Fire Company, and Oak Valley Fire Company.

Remembering Harry T. Strube: “It’s easily going to take five people to fill that...

Deptford pays its respects to Harry T. Strube Sr., who gave 68 years of service to the Almonesson Lake Fire Department.

Gloucester County offers free monthly eye screenings

The services are offered once a month at the Gloucester County Health Department (204 East Holly Avenue, Sewell).

Deptford School District furthering partnership with RCGC

Come the fall, students will have more opportunities to take college credits.

Don’t be a Snow Miser: Deptford Police on lending a helping hand in winter...

It may come off sounding like common sense, but sometimes we all need to be reminded of such things: helping your fellow neighbor is important this time of year, particularly if they are elderly or disabled.

Wind Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory issued for Delaware Valley

The National Weather Service issued both advisories with dangerously cold weather moving into the region later today.

The Sun One-on-One … with Camden Catholic junior Brandon Mooney

The Westville native and Monongahela Middle School product won a district title as a sophomore in 2018 but isn’t settling for anything less than placing at states this season.
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