Professional experience

Owner with wife Carol of Morning Star Publications, Inc., publishers of the Seaford Star and Laurel Star community newspapers, the Morning Star Business Report, the Salisbury Star, biannual magazines for five area chambers of commerce and a number of specialty publications. Morning Star Publications, Inc., was started in April 1996. Former owner of Banner Publications, Inc. Former general manager of The Leader and State Register.


Volunteer service

Past president of the Greater Seaford Chamber of Commerce, the Seaford Kiwanis Club, and the Western Sussex Citizens for Life. Former board member of Maranatha Manna and WOLC radio, the Delaware Tech Today and Tomorrow Conference Committee and a Seaford School District planning committee. Also served as Sunday School teacher and as an umpire for Nanticoke Little League. 


Military service

Served in the U.S. Army Reserves for six years.



Small Business Administration Journalist of the Year for Delaware and Small Business Person of the Year for the Greater Seaford Chamber of Commerce, plus dozens of awards for writing and photography from the MDDC Press Association and was Editor of the Year for Chesapeake Publishing Corp.



Bryant and wife Carol attend Crossroad Community Church. They have three children, Leanne, Paul and Daniel, two are graduates of the University of Delaware and one is a graduate of Liberty University and Regent University. Bryant and Carol have five grandchildren, Hannah, Hughie, Henry, Luke and Annie. They also are long time supporters of a child in Ethiopia and of the Delmarva Teen Challenge.