At the June monthly meeting, Sandy Taras, treasurer of Ravens Roost #44, presented college scholarships to seven local graduating high school seniors. Ravens Roost #44 to date has awarded over $140,000 in scholarships. Pictured, from left, are Donna Chaplinski, Roost President; Indian River graduate Emma Engel (University of Maryland); Decatur graduates Brooke Beam (University of Richmond), Allison… Read more »
Students from Seaside Christian Academy received reading books and book bags from the McGuffey Bookworm Club, a summer reading program sponsored by the Worcester County Commission for Women and Friends of the Commission. With the students are commission members Diane McGraw, Janet Balbo and Cindi Roman.
Chan “Peter” Kim and Megan Rickards, graduates of Wicomico High School, and Leslie Lopez, a graduate of Parkside High School, each received scholarships from the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s VFW Eastside Memorial Post 2996 Scholarship. Kim will attend Salisbury University, Rickards will attend Wor-Wic Community College and Lopez will attend Drexel University. Pictured,… Read more »
Worcester Prep pre-kindergarten student Vivian Spraul acted as the Headmaster of the school on June 2. Her parents purchased the “Headmaster of the Day” at the WPS Annual Gala’s fund-raising auction this past March. As Headmaster, she, along with many other fun activities, allowed all students to wear pink and purple casual clothing instead of… Read more »
Rising Stars Awards were presented to Stephen Decatur Middle School students during the Honors Recognition Ceremony. This award recognizes students who have participated in voluntary service activities for their school and local community organizations. Pictured, front from left, are Gracie Revel, Izzy Vazquez, Kaya Colley, Laura Meadows, Eliza Siegel, Gabrielle Izzett and Allison Marx; and,… Read more »
On the eve of graduation, the Stephen Decatur High School Class of 2016 National Honor Society members continued to make donations to the community, presenting $500 to Maryland Coastal Bays. Pictured, from left, are Principal Tom Zimmer, Rebecca Evans, Zainab Mirza, Reagan Dunham, Coastal Bays representative Sandi Smith, NHS President Maury Izzett, Samantha Ewancio and William… Read more »