Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep

Middle School Lacrosse Awards at Worcester Prep went to the following students. Pictured, from left, are RJ Smith, Ocean City, Most Valuable Player, Middle School Boys’ Lacrosse; Nikki Carpenter, Ocean City, Coach’s Award, Middle School Girls’ Lacrosse; Daniella Celia, Ocean City; Most Improved, Middle School Girls’ Lacrosse; Jenna Kramer, Bishopville, Most Valuable Player, Middle School… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

The first cookout of the season Cruisin’ weekend Old TV sitcom reruns Morning talk radio Parents cheering at sporting events Great golf bunker players How Andy Rooney talks A sprawling old tree The pier at the Isle of Wight Nature Park The magazine section at the Newscenter Morning yard sales 

Things U Like

Things U Like

The smell of spring’s lilacs A purring lap cat Recognizing friends’ faces in the newspaper Finishing a crossword puzzle Driving with the top down Listening to Motown The Ocean Pines library Walking the boards By JoAnne Donovan 

Pocomoke Middle School

Pocomoke Middle School

A combination of shrewd investing and a little bit of luck helped students from Pocomoke Middle School earn a simulated $119,974 and a first place finish in the fall session of the Eastern Shore Region Stock Market Game competition, organized by the Maryland Council on Economic Education (MCEE). Above, team members Devin Fairman, Kyle Gillespie,… Read more »

Things We Like

Things We Like

SmilesChildrenThe TruthVolunteersVotersA steamed lobster dinnerPatsy Cline singing any songAttentive waiters/waitressesA good chef/cookHelp from someonePrayers from anyoneAnother day to serve— Jim McGinniss 

Showell Elementary

Showell Elementary

Ben Kolarik won first place in the non-experimental division of the recent Worcester County Science Fair. Kolarik is a student in Mrs. Sullivan class at Showell Elementary. His project was on the Solar System. 

Things I Like

Things I Like

Frank McCourt’s writingComing across “Violets Are Blue” on televisionSpringfest on a sunny afternoon A weekend without rainThe fine sand found on Ocean City’s beachThe shade of a big treePeople who know how the insides of a computer workShort letters to the editorFixing things The magazine, “Bark”Finding something thought to be lost

Girl Scouts Service Unit 7

Girl Scouts Service Unit 7

A local Girl Scouts Service Unit 7 had its Annual Bridging Ceremony at Stephen Decatur High School on April 29. Troop #684 assisted with the Flag Ceremony. Pictured, from left, are Emily Cashman, Anna Crooper, Emily Kate Kolarik and Monica McInerney. 

Buckingham Elementary

Buckingham Elementary

Buckingham Elementary School held its annual Muffins with Mom celebration with a turnout of more than 200 parents and guardians over two days. The event is one of many community outreach programs designed to foster and increase parent involvement. Above some unidentified parents and students are pictured.

Buckingham Elementary

Buckingham Elementary

Second grade students in Mrs. Smith’s class at School have been busy learning their Platonic Solids (3-D shapes) through hands-on activities. Above, some students are pictured in the classroom.