About The Author: Charlene Sharpe

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Charlene Sharpe has been with The Dispatch since 2014. A graduate of Stephen Decatur High School and the University of Richmond, she spent seven years with the Delmarva Media Group before joining the team at The Dispatch.

Seven Candidates Seek Two OPA Board Seats

OCEAN PINES – Seven candidates have filed to run for two seats on the Ocean Pines Association Board of Directors in this summer’s election. Candidates Martin Clarke, Nicole Shaffer Crosariol, Paula Robertson Gray, Colette Horn, Arie Klapholz, Doug Parks and Brenda Lynn Wascak have been announced as the seven candidates in the 2017 board election…. Read more »

Annual Community Scholarships Presented To Stephen Decatur Seniors

BERLIN – Community groups donated more than $700,000 in scholarships to graduating Stephen Decatur High School seniors this week. With everything from Christmas tree sales to boat show proceeds, local organizations once again showed their support of area students by awarding scholarships during Decatur’s annual community awards night. On Wednesday, 82 seniors received scholarships from… Read more »

Berlin Fire Company Seeking More Funding From Town

BERLIN – Berlin Fire Company officials are eager to share the organization’s funding needs with town leaders before a final budget for the coming year is approved. During the public comment portion of Monday’s town council meeting, Berlin Fire Company (BFC) President David Fitzgerald said he wanted to present spreadsheets detailing the fire company’s financial… Read more »

Bar Owner Fined $4K For Infraction

SNOW HILL – Failure to follow alcohol purchasing regulations resulted in a $4,000 fine for one Ocean City bar. On Wednesday, the Worcester County Board of License Commissioners (BLC) fined Cowboy Coast $4,000 for having alcohol intended for Plug Ugly’s Publik House. “The problem certainly will not occur again,” attorney Joe Moore said. Moore represented… Read more »