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 »

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 »

Things I Like

Things I Like

Being overwhelmed by a Chinese restaurant menuEdgewater Avenue at high tideFeeling well more often than feeling badMaking chocolate milk at homeComing across an old $20 billThat pig races are held in BerlinThe anticipation after making big plansCounting the days till my pool is openWorking with a thunderstorm outsideChewing gum after eating Putting away the winter… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

Biking with the wind at my backWalking underneath the downtown pierLocal restaurants’ half-price nightsLeftover pasta for lunchWhen people write angry letters to the InsiderDogs walking their owners on the BoardwalkThe smell of rain in the springA day without Anna Nicole newsA teenager who admires his or her parents”Planet Earth” on the Discovery Channel The first… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

People who like the things I likeThe smell of a great Italian restaurantA bookcase with leather-bound booksThe drive of a politician with a causeThick pork chops cooked just rightLeaving a gas station with a full tankCrispy, soft crab sandwiches Freshly brewed iced teaSmelling and hearing the ocean but not seeing itStrangers who wave to each… Read more »

Students In The Community

A.Students in Mrs. Lisa Brady’s second grade class at Ocean City Elementary School recently presented biographies to their class. Above, Wyatt Davy, dressed like Teddy Roosevelt, shared the information he learned about the 26th president while displaying Roosevelt’s picture and the “teddy bear” named after him. Submitted PhotosB.Jr. Scouts Troop 279, which meets at Worcester… Read more »