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 »

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. 

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.

Buckingham Elementary

Buckingham Elementary

Buckingham Elementary School recently celebrated the diversity of career choices and options in the region with Vehicle Day. Above, representatives from the Berlin Fire Company are pictured speaking to the students.

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep

As part of environmental awareness at Worcester Prep, students enjoyed a day dressed in greens and browns and attended assemblies targeting environmental issues. Pictured, front row from left, are Erin Ternahan, Bethany Beach; Amanda Phillips, Bethany Beach; Kristen Chandler, Salisbury; Codee Buckler, Ocean City; (back) Matt Edmunds, Ocean City; Nick Spinuzza, Ocean City; Ross Roessler,Bishopville;… 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 

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep students took top honors in the Daughters of the American Revolution’s Jamestown 400th Anniversary Celebration Competition, which included categories for writing and art. Winners are, from left, Riddhi Sanwal, first place State of Maryland, third place Eastern Region, Grade 7 Poetry; McKinnon de Kuyper, first place State of Maryland, Honorable Mention, Eastern Region,… Read more »

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