Worcester Prep Students Win Writing Awards

Maribeth Fischer, president of the Rehoboth Beach Writers’ Guild, and Terry Plowman, publisher of Delaware Beach Life Magazine, announced that Worcester Preparatory School students, from left, Claire Stickler, Oriana Pando, Ali Schwartz and Emma Richardson were among the winners in the annual student writing competition that included entries from many different states. Both Stickler and… Read more »

We Remember Those Who Have Passed

We Remember Those Who Have Passed

Virginia Lewis (Scott) BachmanBERLIN – Virginia Lewis (Scott) Bachman passed away on Monday, Oct. 20, 2008.She was born in Parksley on April 18, 1919. Her family moved to Baltimore in 1922. During the Depression, the family moved to Ocean City. She graduated from Ocean City High School in 1936. After high school, she married Isaac… Read more »

Voices From The Readers

Voices From The Readers

WOC Deserves New LookEditor:Regarding The Dispatch’s story, “Resort Land Values Plummet,” Assessor Robert Smith says 95 percent of land value has gone down 15 percent in Ocean City.I think West Ocean City is in the same boat. Our assessment was for 2008, 2009 and 2010 and we should get another assessment at least for 2009… Read more »

Seahawks Bow Out at State Tourney

Seahawks Bow Out at State Tourney

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s varsity golf team bowed out of the state Class 3A/4A tournament held at Potomac Ridge in Southern Maryland on Tuesday, missing the cut in the team championships, but three Seahawks moved on in the individual tournament.The Decatur team shot a combined 372 in the blustery, cold conditions at Potomac Ridge on Tuesday… Read more »