Worcester Officials Provide Input on ‘A Better Maryland’ Plan

SNOW HILL – Local officials used a listening session with the Maryland Department of Planning to stress that Worcester County was unique.During the session hosted by the Worcester County Commissioners during last week’s meeting, various officials shared their thoughts on “A Better Maryland,” the state’s new development plan.“We are here to listen,” said Robert McCord,… Read more »

Buckingham Elementary School Earns Title I Recognition

BERLIN – Buckingham Elementary School has been named a National Title I Distinguished School.Earlier this month, the Maryland State Department of Education selected Buckingham Elementary School (BES) as one of two state schools to receive such recognition this year.The National Title I Distinguished Schools Program, created in 1996, highlights the efforts of Title I school… Read more »

Who’s Playing When And Where – December 29, 2017

Who’s Playing When And Where – December 29, 2017

28th/127th Street Pit And Pub 410-289-2020/443-664-7482 28th St. & Coastal Hwy. & 127th St. & Coastal Hwy. Friday, Dec. 29: Otto Grundman (28th St. location) Sunday Dec. 31: NYE: DJ Soulfinger (28th St. location) Friday, Dec. 29: This Your Monkey, 9 p.m. (127th St. location) Wednesdays: DJ Wax (127th St. location)Adolfo’s 410-289-4001 13th St. & The Boardwalk, In… Read more »

Father, Son Nabbed In Major Opioid Bust

SALISBURY — A Salisbury father and son were arrested on felony drug charges after being linked them to an alleged multi-state opioid distribution operation based in Wicomico County.The Maryland State Police (MSP) last week charged Narada Walls, 37, with manufacturing, distributing and possessing opioids, most notably fentanyl, after a months-long investigation into the alleged drug… Read more »

Early Governor’s Challenge Games In The Books

SALISBURY- The 36th Annual Governor’s Challenge holiday basketball tournament got underway in earnest this week with some early action featuring Bayside South boys’ varsity teams.The Governor’ Challenge opened on Tuesday with games practically around the clock at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center in Salisbury and other venues across the Lower Shore. The Governor’s Challenge,… Read more »

Democratic Women’s Club Of Worcester County Holds Annual Holiday Party And Swearing-In Ceremony

Democratic Women’s Club Of Worcester County Holds Annual Holiday Party And Swearing-In Ceremony

The Democratic Women’s Club of Worcester County held its annual holiday party and swearing-in ceremony Dec. 18 at Ruth’s Chris Steak House. Berlin Mayor Gee Williams officiated at the ceremony. Pictured, from left, are Linda Linzey, member-at-large; Doris Fields, member-at-large; Em Hench, member-at-large; Sue Hubbard, recording secretary; Harriet Batis, vice president; Debra Fisher-Reynolds, corresponding secretary;… Read more »