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September 23, 2011 Governor’s Message A Life of Service – Remembering Sergeant Szczerba

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, September 23, 2011

In his weekly message, Governor Markell speaks to the dedication of first responders, especially remembering the service of New Castle County Police officer, Sergeant Joseph Szczerba, whose life was tragically cut short in the line of duty when he was stabbed after chasing a suspect.




DPH Receives Top Scores For Public Health Preparedness

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, September 22, 2011

Delaware’s Division of Public Health scored 98 out of 100 in a national report on public health preparedness programs released Sept. 20. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s report, “Public Health Preparedness: 2011 State-by-State Update on Laboratory Capabilities and Response Readiness Planning” also shows that the Delaware Public Health Laboratory passed all four proficiency […]




Summit Aviation Unveils New Hangar and Paint Facility

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, September 22, 2011

“For more than 50 years, Summit Aviation has earned a positive reputation for its service,” said Delaware Governor Jack Markell. “Both now and for decades to come, these new facilities will keep people hard at work building on that legacy.”




Delaware Only State To Meet Benchmarks In Cancer

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, September 21, 2011

“We are moving forward in the fight against cancer,” said Governor Jack Markell. “In public policies and in personal lives, we must continually support prevention, early detection and healthy lifestyles. Many have confronted this disease with courage and we are committed to making progress in their name.”




Delaware Grieves The Loss Of Sgt. Szczerba

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, September 16, 2011

“Joe Szczerba left his home each day and went to work proud to protect and serve the communities he loved. His death is a tragedy, but his life and his service are an inspiration. While we cannot fathom the pain this has caused his family, our state grieves with them. We will never forget his service or his sacrifice,” Markell said.







  Category: Office of the Governor


September 23, 2011 Governor’s Message A Life of Service – Remembering Sergeant Szczerba

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, September 23, 2011

In his weekly message, Governor Markell speaks to the dedication of first responders, especially remembering the service of New Castle County Police officer, Sergeant Joseph Szczerba, whose life was tragically cut short in the line of duty when he was stabbed after chasing a suspect.




DPH Receives Top Scores For Public Health Preparedness

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, September 22, 2011

Delaware’s Division of Public Health scored 98 out of 100 in a national report on public health preparedness programs released Sept. 20. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s report, “Public Health Preparedness: 2011 State-by-State Update on Laboratory Capabilities and Response Readiness Planning” also shows that the Delaware Public Health Laboratory passed all four proficiency […]




Summit Aviation Unveils New Hangar and Paint Facility

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, September 22, 2011

“For more than 50 years, Summit Aviation has earned a positive reputation for its service,” said Delaware Governor Jack Markell. “Both now and for decades to come, these new facilities will keep people hard at work building on that legacy.”




Delaware Only State To Meet Benchmarks In Cancer

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, September 21, 2011

“We are moving forward in the fight against cancer,” said Governor Jack Markell. “In public policies and in personal lives, we must continually support prevention, early detection and healthy lifestyles. Many have confronted this disease with courage and we are committed to making progress in their name.”




Delaware Grieves The Loss Of Sgt. Szczerba

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, September 16, 2011

“Joe Szczerba left his home each day and went to work proud to protect and serve the communities he loved. His death is a tragedy, but his life and his service are an inspiration. While we cannot fathom the pain this has caused his family, our state grieves with them. We will never forget his service or his sacrifice,” Markell said.