Rocket Launched From Wallops, Solar Farm In Works

Rocket Launched From Wallops, Solar Farm In Works

WALLOPS — A week after breaking ground on a significant solar energy project, another successful rocket launch from the Wallops Island Flight Facility early Thursday morning provided further evidence of NASA’s long-term commitment to the facility just south of Ocean City and Assateague.A Terrier-Improved Orion sounding rocket carrying student experiments was successfully launched around 5:30… Read more »

Worcester Preparatory School Holds Annual Academic Convocation Ceremony

Worcester Preparatory School Holds Annual Academic Convocation Ceremony

The Annual Worcester Preparatory School (WPS) Academic Convocation ceremony was held on May 22, where awards were given for academic achievement in all subject areas, in addition to perfect attendance and service to the school. The evening’s most prestigious Academic Convocation award honors were bestowed to the four students pictured. Best All-Round student awards are… Read more »

Berlin Mayor Defends Personnel Change Amid Questions

BERLIN –  A personnel change that surprised some town officials prompted discussion at last week’s meeting of the Berlin Town Council.At the close of June 10’s meeting, Councilman Dean Burrell brought attention to Jeff Fleetwood, the town’s managing director, was now listed as managing director and public works director.“Is that something we should approve?” Burrell… Read more »