Three Arrests In Contractor Robbery

OCEAN PINES — An Ocean Pines resident was robbed of $40,000 recently after leaving a home improvement project worker with a key only to return and find out a robbery had taken place. The resident contracted with a local home improvement company for some home repairs. The resident gave the key to his home to… Read more »

Worcester Begins Superintendent Search Process

NEWARK – The search process for a new Worcester County Superintendent of Schools has been officially launched. The Board of Education has contracted with the Maryland Association of Boards of Education (MABE), which will manage the process and conduct the search for qualified candidates. In February, Superintendent Dr. Jerry Wilson announced he would not seek… Read more »

Worcester Endorses Heroin Coordinator Position

SNOW HILL — The Worcester County Commissioners agreed this week the county’s “all hands on deck” approach to the troubling proliferation of heroin needs at least one new set of hands. The county will now wait for official approval from the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention on a grant-funded Heroin Coordinator position, which… Read more »

Salisbury Man Gets 18 Years For Kidnapping

SALISBURY —  A Salisbury man, charged with kidnapping and assaulting his date after a woman approached police in tattered, blood-stained clothes during his traffic stop last December, was found guilty last week and was sentenced to 18 years in jail. Just after midnight last Dec. 19, Maryland State Police (MSP) troopers pulled over Philip Daniel… Read more »