About The Author: Steven Green

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The writer has been with The Dispatch in various capacities since 1995, including serving as editor and publisher since 2004. His previous titles were managing editor, staff writer, sports editor, sales account manager and copy editor. Growing up in Salisbury before moving to Berlin, Green graduated from Worcester Preparatory School in 1993 and graduated from Loyola University Baltimore in 1997 with degrees in Communications (journalism concentration) and Political Science.

Republicans Look To Advance For Register Of Wills Job

Republicans Look To Advance For Register Of Wills Job

BERLIN – Three Republicans are looking to gain their party’s nod in the Worcester County Register of Wills primary election on Tuesday.The Register of Wills office handles administrative duties dealing with estates and heirs for Worcester County residents, including collecting inheritance tax. The office appoints representatives to ensure a deceased person’s property passes to others… Read more »

Primary Preview: Four GOP Candidates Looking To Land Sheriff Post

Primary Preview: Four GOP Candidates Looking To Land Sheriff Post

BERLIN – Four Republicans are looking to become the next sheriff of Worcester County, replacing long-time Sheriff Reggie Mason upon his retirement this fall.Scott Bernal of Ocean City is a retired detective with the Ocean City Police Department. He spent 27 years with the OCPD working in narcotics, the patrol division and the criminal investigation… Read more »

Primary Preview: Heiser, McDermott Eye State’s Attorney Position; Primary To Decide Worcester’s Next Top Prosecutor

Primary Preview: Heiser, McDermott Eye State’s Attorney Position; Primary To Decide Worcester’s Next Top Prosecutor

BERLIN – Interim State’s Attorney Bill McDermott wants to remove the temporary title next week, while Wicomico prosecutor Kris Heiser hopes to return to her home county and become its top law enforcement professional.Republicans McDermott and Heiser will square off in the Republican primary election next Tuesday after months of campaigning.McDermott was named interim state’s… Read more »

Things I Like – June 15, 2018

Exhausted dogsThe early evening hours on the beachChips and salsa, queso and guacSmores off a bonfireThe streets of Berlin early in the morningBeing sore after a workoutA good surfer working a small waveTaking off a tieRoute 611 where the trees hang over the roadA little kid fishingIce cream after crabs

Vote, Vote, Vote

Vote, Vote, Vote

School is out and the first official day of summer is next Thursday. Despite the ocean of signs around the area, most people are not thinking about an election, but it’s important to remember voting should be on your early summer to-do list.Maryland’s primary election is set for Tuesday, June 26. Early voting, however, opened… Read more »