Second grade writers at Buckingham Elementary School in Christine Williams’ class personalized their Writers Workshop folders to represent their likes and interests. The folders are used to organize their ideas and drafts throughout the writing process. Pictured are students Bryaden Hawks, Joseph Field, Jermaine Farmer, Camryn Terrell, Paige Windsor, Eleanor Zollinger and Micah Harlacher.
Peggy and Sawyer Jester, a ninth grader at Pocomoke High School, holds up the protective Laptop Covers, sponsored by the Worcester County Education Foundation during the county-wide laptop distribution this month.
In response to the kids making a beach day miserable last weekend, they each were sent to their rooms for an hour — without electronics — to think it over. With an afternoon free of sports and other commitments and knowing soon the weather will turn, we headed to the beach. For whatever reason, on this particular day, the misbehavior … Continue reading
By the early 1980’s, the beach in Ocean City was in bad shape. The dunes had been leveled for oceanfront development and storms had washed away the beach until it was practically non-existent. By the summer of 1985, a disaster was just waiting to happen. The disaster would be known to history as Hurricane Gloria and on Sept. 27 she … Continue reading
In honor of “Thank A Police Officer Day on Delmarva,” Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School students made cards and put together a basket of goodies to take to the Rehoboth Beach Police Barracks. Pictured are Student Council members receiving the cards from some lower grade students. Pictured, top row, Marisa Alvarez, Emily Selba, Tristyn Piperno and Ashten Snelsire; middle, Kiley … Continue reading
The board of trustees at Wor-Wic Community College recently awarded scholarships to nine high school graduates from Wicomico, Worcester and Somerset counties. The scholarship recipients, seated from left, are Justin Benton of Washington High School, Hope Bowden of Pocomoke High School, Alexandra Carroll of Wicomico High School, Jenna Drewer of Crisfield High School and Academy, Jessica Jenkins of James M. … Continue reading
A team of Worcester Prep ninth and tenth graders were crowned Volleyball Tournament Champs of the Upper School Student Government Association (SGA) Volleyball Tournament and Picnic. Pictured, front from left, are Grace Gardner, Delaney Abercrombie, Sandra Karsli, Cameron Langeler, Hope Sens, Kaylee Dickson and Sarah Savage; and, back from left, Brenner Maull, Brendan Miller and Tucker Brown.
Summer of 1977 Volume XXIII Edition 5 Issue Highlights Some notable conventions planned for the rest of the year in Ocean City included The Maryland Oil Jobbers Council, Sheraton; Square Dancing–OC Promenaders, Convention Hall; and the Interstate Circulation Managers Association, Sheraton. An opinion piece read, “Week after week, the town’s Board of Zoning Appeals hears, and generally grants, … Continue reading
Bank of Ocean City’s Earl Conley presents a weekly award and a donation to the Boosters in the name of the week’s Stephen Decatur High School football MVP. This week’s MVP was Darion McKenzie, who had two touchdowns and more than 130 total yards in a 41-9 victory over Easton High School. He is pictured with Conley and Head Coach … Continue reading
Stephen Decatur High School has announced its 2015 Homecoming Court after a school-wide vote. The Homecoming queen will be crowned during halftime of Decatur’s football game on Oct. 2. The king will be crowned earlier in the day during the pep rally. Queen nominees are Dayona Godwin, Katie Withers, Zohar Omer, Hailee Phillips and Alexandra Buchheim. King nominees are Ben … Continue reading