Ocean City Elementary

Students from Miss Karen Caldwell’s prekindergarten class at Ocean City Elementary School are creating sponge gardens by planting seeds in the pores of sponges. Each day the students will observe and record any changes, eagerly awaiting the day their seeds will sprout. Here, student Keegan Mitchell plants seeds in his sponge.

Worcester County Public Schools Scholar-Athletes

The six Worcester County Public School students named as Bayside Senior Scholar-Athletes are, from left, Jordan Cater, Stephen Decatur High; Monique Douglas, Pocomoke High; Ryan Bodley, Pocomoke High; Kayla Alogna, Snow Hill High, Gregory Dale, Jr., Snow Hill High; and Kate Zimmer, Stephen Decatur High. Submitted Photo

Ocean City Elementary School

Americanism Essay Contest winners from Ocean City Elementary School were recognized at a luncheon hosted by the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 166 on April 17. The contest theme this year was “Why I am Proud to be an American”. The winners were Jay Scott Thompson, first place, R.J. Hayman, second place, and Mark Rohrer, third… Read more »

Little Lambs Day Care

Kaitlyn Mourlas, 4, who attends Little Lambs Day Care, recently donated 10 ½ inches of hair to the Locks of Love organization, which accepts hair donations and makes them into wigs to give to cancer patients and others in need.

Worcester Prep

At Worcester Prep’s annual Art & Media Show students’ photography, crafts, paintings and films were on display. Upper and Middle School art teacher George Zaiser, tech teacher Nancy Raskauskas and photography teacher Don Lehman worked with the students on their projects. Above left, Senior Becca Morgan stands by one of her paintings, and above right,… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

Life returning to the Talbot Street PierThe first shower after a good haircutA surprisingly nice sunset on a cloudy dayThe compassion of a parentSharing a bottle of wine with my wifeComing home to excited dogsWatching a kite boarder in the oceanThe ending to the movie “Departed”Driving with all the windows downRecalling my stepfather’s many euphemismsThe… Read more »

Ocean City Elementary School

Ocean City Elementary School held the April Students of the Month Luncheon last week to honor the students in grades one through four who were chosen by their teachers because of their excellent choices in all aspects of the school environment. Pictured, first row from left, are Braedon Dang, Lacey Eccleston, Lizeth Flores, Grace Mullaney… Read more »

Snow Hill Elementary School

Snow Hill Elementary School first graders Jeffrey Wimbrow and Mackenzie Taylor, pictured with members of the Worcester County Garden Club, are anxious to read the gardening books donated to their school library by the Garden Club. Garden Club members, from left, are Betty Thompson, Mary Lou Scott, Ruth Bowie, Bozy Markiewicz, Suzy Young, and standing… Read more »