Seahawks Back On Track With Win Over Eagles

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s girls’ varsity basketball team righted the ship on Tuesday with a decisive 64-25 win over county rival Snow Hill after dropping three straight.The Seahawks started the season with five straight wins and were barely tested through the first segment of the 2015-1016 campaign. Just before the holiday break, the Decatur girls suffered… Read more »

Resort Planning Commissioners Talk Airbnb; OC Comp Plan May Address Airbnb

OCEAN CITY — One of the fastest growing platforms for connecting visitors with rentals in Ocean City could be getting a closer look after resort planners this week expressed a need to examine potential regulations for Airbnb.Airbnb enables property owners to rent homes, apartments and even single rooms to visitors searching online for accommodations in… Read more »

School Calendar Survey Deserves Parents’ Time

School Calendar Survey Deserves Parents’ Time

Worcester County parents are currently being asked to weigh in on proposed calendar options for the 2016-2017 school year via the school system’s website at, this is a mundane affair, but it’s not this year for several reasons. It’s actually an important exercise for local parents and worthy of the several minutes it takes… Read more »

Assateague Marks Death Of Scientist With Island Legacy

ASSATEAGUE — The entire Assateague community recently mourned the passing of Dr. Jay Kirkpatrick, the scientist developed the population control method used by the National Park Service to manage the Maryland herd on the barrier island.Kirkpatrick, founder of the Science and Conservation Center, passed away in mid-December after a brief, but serious illness. The Assateague… Read more »