Decatur Girls Beat Howard to Advance

Decatur Girls Beat Howard to Advance

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s girls’ varsity soccer team took care of business this week in the second round of the state Class 3A-East region tournament, beating Howard, 2-1, at home on Tuesday to advance in a region suddenly devoid of top seeds.The Seahawks, seeded third in the region, played a scoreless first half with Howard on… Read more »

Voices From The Readers

Voices From The Readers

Not Time For Gas Tax HikeEditor:The latest Blue Ribbon Commission on Transportation funding has recently announced its recommendations to significantly increase the gas tax and to double vehicle registration and inspection fees, taking over $900 million per year out of Marylanders pockets. While some jobs may well be created, there is no doubt that some… Read more »

Pedestrian Fatality In West Ocean City

WEST OCEAN CITY — Tragedy struck this week when a local man was struck by a vehicle driven by another local man and killed along Route 611 early Tuesday morning.Shortly before 3 a.m. on Monday, Maryland State Police troopers were dispatched to a reported motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian on Route 611 just south… Read more »

Assateague Entry Fees Waived Next Weekend

BERLIN — Assateague Island National Seashore is joining other national parks across the country in celebrating Veterans Day next weekend by waiving entrance fees to the barrier island.Assateague officials this week announced a fee-free entrance to both the Maryland and Virginia districts of the National Seashore all next weekend in commemoration of Veteran’s Day, which… Read more »