Worcester County G.O.L.D. (Giving Other Lives Dignity), Inc. has announced the election of three new members to the Board of Directors, Nancy Fortney of Ocean City, Nancy Howard of Ocean City and Amanda Kiesewetter of Snow Hill. The mission of Worcester County G.O.L.D. is to improve the quality of life of local citizens for whom traditional means of well-being support is not fully available. A non-profit organization, G.O.L.D. promotes dignity by providing financial aid to families in crisis, vulnerable adults, and children in foster care. Pictured, from left, are Kiesewetter, Fortney and Howard.
Worcester Youth and Family Services, Inc. Youth Coordinator Melanie Windsor accepts a donation from Helen Wiley, coordinator of The Church Mouse Thrift Shop/St Paul’s Episcopal Church. During each Berlin 2nd Friday Art Stroll, the Church Mouse spotlights a local non-profit. WYFCS was the recipient of this July’s donation.
St. Francis de Sales Parish Endowment Committee has created a legacy at the Community Foundation by establishing a fund to support their parish endowment. Pictured, from left, are Father Edward Aigner, St. Francis de Sales Parish; Marie Calafiura, Fund Representative, Parish Endowment Committee; Doug Wilson, President & CEO, Community Foundation; and Chris Davis, President, Farmers Bank of Willards.
Ralph Johnson Jr. OCEAN CITY — Ralph Johnson Jr. 76 of Ocean City, passed away Friday, July 18, 2014 at AGH in Berlin. He was born Jan. 11, 1938 in Westover. Ralph was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph Johnson Sr. of Showell and Dorothy Dryden Johnson of Florida. Ralph graduated from Stephen Decatur High School in Berlin in … Continue reading
ARIES (March 21 to April 19): Your honesty is, as always, admirable. But you might want to be more tactful in discussing a sensitive issue with a family member. Remember: You can give advice without giving offense. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20): An unexpected workplace snag should be handled quickly and efficiently so that it leaves you time for … Continue reading
Dan Williams, right, was recently inducted as the 2014/2015 Rotary Club of Salisbury President. Joining him in the photo is Dr. George Whitehead, the club’s Immediate Past President.
Star Charities founder Anna Foultz and her volunteers presented a check for $1,500 to Maureen McNeil , director of development for Coastal Hospice, last week at the Ocean Pines Library. The money was raised at Star Charities’ annual Western Night held at Ocean Downs July 10. Pictured, from left, are Peggy Rumberg, Lily Tunis, Lee Tilghman, Sandy McAbee, Janet Donaway, Foultz, McNeil, Irmgard Heinecke … Continue reading
Snow Hill Middle School fourth grade students Lindsay Birckhead-Morton, Anna Hulslander and Lexi Harper donated money, treats and toys to the Wicomico County Humane Society Shelter. The girls collected the donations from classmates at the end of the school year and kicked off their summer with a visit to the shelter to share their donations and socialize with the adoptable … Continue reading
Worcester County Democrats held a ribbon cutting and open house at their new campaign headquarters in Berlin this month. Shown cutting the ribbon is Central Committee Chairman Howard Sribnick. Standing just behind the ribbon from left are Worcester County Commissioner Candidate for District 5 Tom Wilson, Worcester County State’s Attorney Candidate Michael Farlow, Worcester County Commissioner Candidate for District 3 Michael … Continue reading
Stephen Decatur High School senior Victoria Miller works with one of her students in the Tutorial Internship Program, which allows upperclassmen to assist teachers and provide academic assistance to other students throughout the school year.