Lower Shore Teams Earn High Seeds In States

BERLIN- The state playoffs brackets were announced this week with Decatur and many of the Lower Shore fall sports teams earning high seeds in their respective tournaments. In the newly configured 3A-South region, Section I, Decatur’s boys’ varsity soccer team earned a number-two seed and a first-round bye. The Seahawks will face third-seeded Northeast at… Read more »

Worcester Prep Students Named Commended Students In 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program

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Worcester Preparatory School Headmaster Dr. Barry W. Tull recently announced Lucas Baier, Sara Freund, Claire Stickler and Jamie Welch have been named Commended Students in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program. Commended Students placed among the top 5 percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2014 competition by taking the 2012 Preliminary… Read more »

OC Team Wins Money In N.J. Tourney

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OCEAN CITY — The Ocean City (N.J.) Fishing Club’s three-day 100th Anniversary Surf Fishing Tournament ended Oct. 19 with the awarding of nearly $20,000 in prize money, including $1,000 to the Team Reel Women from Ocean City with a total score of 30.25 points. The tournament was governed by the rules of the Association of… Read more »

Rackliffe House Trust Fundraising Dinner Held At Atlantic Hotel

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The Rackliffe House Trust fundraising dinner, held Sunday, Oct. 13, welcomed 55 guests to the Atlantic Hotel private dining room for “A Revolutionary Event: Dinner with the Rackliffes.”  Pictured, from left, are Rackliffe House Vice President Linda Ayres, Rackliffe House Trust supporters Mary and Dan Moore and Rackliffe House Trust Board member Janet Cherrix. This year’s event, the third… Read more »

Star Charities Holds Successful Fundraiser For Wounded Veterans

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Star Charities held a well-attended and successful fundraiser to benefit wounded veterans in Maryland. On Oct. 18, a donation of $1,700, representing event proceeds, was presented in the Ocean Pines Library.  Pictured, from left, are Star Charities volunteers Peg Rumburg and Lee Tilghman, Star Charities President Anna Foultz, Past Maryland State Commander of the VFW Jack Lewis, Commander… Read more »