American Legion Post #166 Commander Sarge Garlitz, back right, and other American Legion members joined Stephen Decatur High School club representatives during the third annual presentation of Packages for our Troops. Students and faculty collected various toiletries and other amenities. Submitted Photos
Summer of 1971 Volume XVII Edition 1 This was the first year in 18 that The Resorter published 15 issues rather than the usual seven. Singer Jimmy Holmes was set to perform at the Ships Café Lounge for the beginning of the season celebration. Dick Lohmeyer featured Councilman John Dale Showell and his wife, Anne, out to … Continue reading
Ocean City’s first hotel was built by the Atlantic Hotel Company on the beach between Wicomico and Somerset streets. There was no bridge from the mainland at that time so all construction materials were floated across the Sinepuxent Bay on flat bottom scows and small boats. The grand opening of the Atlantic Hotel on July 4, 1875 is considered to … Continue reading
Carson and I cleaned out the basement last weekend. The result was no hot water for a few hours and no heat for a day because he flipped a couple breakers without me knowing. Despite that temporary loss of insanity and non-observant parenting on my part, our youngest son, 6, has an amazing resolve to provide a helpful hand whenever … Continue reading
Students from Tina Adams’ first grade class at Ocean City Elementary School wrote about what they want to be when they grow up. Pictured are Cassius Coley, John Koehler, Caleb Esham, Sean Ewing, Miriam Glick, Sadie Glick, Arieanna Stedding and Ashley Conway.
How warm this fall has been Watching my sons play wrestle A big Sunday morning breakfast after church A quiet car motor Pasta with meat sauce How quickly France retaliated Walking through a school in session When a kid laughs in deep sleep An elderly couple laughing together while out to eat … Continue reading
Eight Wicomico students have been recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Program as semi-finalists or commended students based on their outstanding ability and potential for academic success in college. Pictured are James M. Bennett High School National Merit Scholarship Program semi-finalist Michael Li and commended students Kevon Turnamian, Areej Shahib, Abigail C. Bazin, Arjun C. Agarwal and Hannah Lee.Not pictured … Continue reading
Worcester Prep Pre-Kindergarten teachers Erika Phillips and Jennifer Hoen led their costumed students throughout the halls and into the classrooms to trick-or-treat last month. Pictured, front from left, are Collin Hastings, Vivian Spraul, Brock Hidell, Caroline Burbage, Samko Poffenberger, Dagny Hobbs and Evelyn Eade; middle, John Parker, Kristie Carr, Caroline Burbage, Elle Wilsey, Sebastian Sardi, Sam Metz, Jaden Washington and Hedgie Swier; … Continue reading
Representatives from both Showell Fire and Ocean Pines Fire departments were on hand at Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School to teach students about fire safety. Sixth grade students James Osman, Tristyn Piperno and Matthew Engel got to try on the firefighters’ equipment.
Stephen Decatur High School and Premier Driving School have announced Jillian Mitrecic (women’s soccer) and Matt Kristick (golf) as the October Premier Players of the Month. Mitrecic, a junior, scored three goals and two assists on the season. Kristick, also a junior, shot a 76 in the state finals, earning him 18th in the state out of over a 100 … Continue reading