Worcester Preparatory School

State of Maryland high school winners in the Young Authors’ Competition for 2007 included three representatives from the Eastern Shore Reading Council. All are students at Worcester Preparatory School. Pictured, from left, are Parker McIntosh, Berlin, Grade 10 Short Story; Megan O’Donnell, Ocean City, Grade 9 Short Story; and Julia Robinson, Rehoboth Beach, Grade 12… Read more »

Wor-Wic Community College

Students from Worcester and Somerset counties recently inducted into the Alpha Nu Omicron chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Wor-Wic Community College are, from left, Christopher Barrett, Kathryn Danner, Virginia Gray, Melanie Metzger and Beth Reid of Berlin. Back, from left, are Joe Colantuoni, Stefanie Minemier and Melissa Olson of Ocean City and Lauren Lubben… Read more »

Thing I Like

Thing I Like

Grilling with a spatula in one hand, a beer in anotherMeeting a deadline with no sweatPeople who make me laughA big fish tank in a restaurantThick, soft towelsIgnoring the fads of the dayThe first grass cut of the yearA quiet day with no problemsThe weird things on the beach after a stormHomemade soup for lunchWhen… Read more »

Things We Like

Things We Like

Watching Siamese kittens playingIroning and listening to operaWatching ferns reappear in the sprin Looking at our daughter and son-in-law’s wedding picturesArranging a favorite vase with fresh flowersAnticipating an old friends visitWatching my husband build a fireSeeing birds in my feedersCooking for people I loveReading Steve’s Things I Like column — Bonnie Wise 

Stephen Decatur Middle School

Stephen Decatur Middle School

Rachel Slotter and Devin Frederick , students at Stephen Decatur Middle School, have won the 2007 Ocean City-Berlin Optimist Oratorical Contest. The students will compete in the Optimist Zone contest, to be held at the Wicomico Board of Education Building, in Salisbury. Local top finishers, pictured from left, are Slotter, first place; Emma Richardson, second;… Read more »

Ocean City Elementary School

Ocean City Elementary School

Ocean City Elementary School held its Annual Science Fair recently. Pre-kindergarten through fourth grade students entered more than 150 projects in both the experimental and non-experimental categories. The fair was a great success, with many projects traveling to Snow Hill Middle School to compete in the Worcester County Science Fair.  Pictured here are Ryan Strennen… Read more »

Stephen Decatur High School

Stephen Decatur High School

Students from the Stephen Decatur High School’s The Hawk examine high school newspapers from around the country. The staff of the newspaper and yearbook recently attended a Columbia Schloastic Press Association seminar at Columbia University in New York City.

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep students inducted into the National Art Honor Society recently were first row, from left, Brooke Bochinski, Shelby Vane, Tory Dickerson, Tyler Julian, Matt Meinhardt; second row, Claire Roehl, Jessica Smith, Caitlin Spieker, Charlotte Desmarais, Caroline Wyatt, Codee Buckler, Zach Schroeder, Will Regan; third row, Katie Twilley, Elizabeth Hudson, Zach Sadler, Ben Kern, Joe… Read more »

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep Students who competed in the 2007 Optimist Oratorical Competition were, front from left, Razaak Eniola, Jake Emche, Jamie Welch, Halie Murray-Davis, Claire Dorey, Claire Stickler, Hannah Esham, Emma Richardson, Chloe Maykrantz; back, from left, Hannah Gaskill, Connor Irey, Christopher Potvin, Bryce Butler, Hunter Harmon, Brielle Mulford, Charley Meeks, Alex Lewis, Elise Harmon, Chelsea… Read more »