OC Fall Flag Football League Forming

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department’s Fall Flag Football League is getting ready to start with an organizational meeting set for next week. The league formed several years ago as an informal collection of teams representing local businesses gathering each Monday evening in the fall. Over a decade ago, it became an… Read more »

58th Labor Day Tournament Set For Next Week

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Marlin Club’s annual Labor Day White Marlin Tournament returns next weekend for the 58th time as the “granddaddy” of resort area fishing tournaments. While it may lack the glamour and high payouts of the White Marlin Open, the Ocean City Marlin Club’s 56th Annual Labor Day White Marlin Tournament trumps… Read more »

Knox Taking Leave Of Absence After 33 years

BERLIN- For the first time in 33 years, Stephen Decatur’s varsity football team is going through its pre-season camp without its familiar head coach Bob Knox leading the way. Decatur Principal Tom Zimmer on Monday announced Knox, who has roamed the sidelines for the Seahawks every year since 1984, is taking a leave of absence… Read more »

Despite Protest, Poor Girls Open A Big Success

The 23rd Annual Poor Girls Open was once again a big success with thousands of dollars in prize money doled out to the winners in some categories and more importantly, a $100,000 check to the American Cancer Society. Pictured above, tournament director Shawn Harman presents the big check to the happy recipients during the awards ceremony.

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OCEAN CITY- Despite a protest that has left the billfish release division final standings still in question, the 23rd Annual Poor Girls Open last weekend was once again a huge success with a record number of boats and anglers participating, and most importantly a big contribution to the American Cancer Society. Sandwiched between the high… Read more »

Mid-Atlantic Tournament Returns Next Week

OCEAN CITY- The resort area’s collective hangover from last week’s White Marlin Open has just about worn off in time for the next big event on the summer sportfishing calendar- the 25th Annual Mid-Atlantic, a Cape May, N.J.-based tournament that will again have a strong presence in Ocean City again this year. Now in its… Read more »

Easton Wins Burroughs Golf Scholarship

BERLIN- Amelia Easton, a student at Berlin Intermediate School, was selected to receive the annual Franklin Burroughs Golf Scholarship to attend the Eagles Landing Golf Camp. The scholarship is named after Burroughs, who owned One-Time Plumbing, Inc. for more than 25 years. Easton received the scholarship during the recent 19th annual Honors Celebration at BIS… Read more »

23rd Annual Poor Girls Open Underway

OCEAN CITY- Sandwiched between the high dollar, high profile White Marlin Open and the Mid-Atlantic Tournament, which gets underway on Monday, the resort area’s lady anglers get their turn in the spotlight this week with the return of the Poor Girl’s Open for the 23rd year. The Poor Girl’s Open, which typically falls on the… Read more »

23rd OC Lacrosse Classic In The Books

OCEAN CITY- The 23rd Annual Ocean City Lacrosse Classic, held at several venues in and around the resort area last weekend, was once again a huge success with over 100 teams and thousands of the top players in the country competing for four days culminating with championships in eight divisions. The event has grown by… Read more »