Obituaries – June 5, 2020

Richard Allen BakerOCEAN CITY — Richard Allen Baker, age 78, passed away on Friday, May 29, 2020, at Atlantic General Hospital, with his loving family by his side.Born in Whaleyville, he was the son of the late William Paul and Nadine Truitt Baker.He is survived by his beloved wife of 55 years, Joyce Knott Baker,… Read more »

Obituaries – May 29, 2020

Jeffrey LattinvilleOCEAN VIEW, Del. — Jeffrey Lattinville of Ocean View, Del/ passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2020 in Berlin, following a long and brave battle with Multiple Myeloma.He was born in Baltimore on Jan. 31, 1962 and was the son of the late Kenneth Lattinville and Joan McCall. He is survived by his wife, Robin… Read more »

Obituaries – May 22, 2020

Patrick MurphySELBYVILLE, Del. — Patrick “Sean” Murphy, 49, son of Patrick and Virginia Murphy of Port Republic, Md., passed away on May 9 at his home in Selbyville, Del.Sean was born on March 10, 1971 in San Francisco, Calif. As a young child, Sean lived in various parts of the United States, from California to… Read more »

Ocean City Elementary Holds Annual Humane Society Care For Pets Drive

Ocean City Elementary Holds Annual Humane Society Care For Pets Drive

Ocean City Elementary School recently held its annual Worcester County Humane Society Care for Pets Drive. Although items were only collected for two weeks, students, faculty and staff received many donations of cat and dog food, toys, bedding, cleaning supplies and much more. Pictured with all of the school’s Humane Society donations, from left, are… Read more »

WPS Upper School Receives $500 Grant

WPS Upper School Receives $500 Grant

Cato, Inc. marketing representative Gordon Abercrombie (Worcester Preparatory School (WPS) ‘13, Furman University ’17, Clemson MBA ’19) presents a $500 ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program grant to the WPS Upper School, graciously accepted by freshman Jack Gardner and eighth grader Ansley Gardner. This year’s grant will be applied toward the Upper School AP Biology program, taught… Read more »

Decatur Diner Provides Bagged Lunch To Call Centers & Fire Departments

Decatur Diner Provides Bagged Lunch To Call Centers & Fire Departments

Ocean City Elementary fourth grade student Lily Rados assisted her father Matt Rados, co-owner of Decatur Diner, in providing bagged lunches to local 911 call centers and fire departments in Ocean City, West Ocean City Berlin, and Ocean Pines. Over 100 lunches were delivered. Later in the week, she helped with deliveries to local police stations… Read more »

Obituaries – May 15, 2020

John G. Widgeon, Sr.BISHOPVILLE — John G. Widgeon, Sr., age 69, of Bishopville, died Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at home. John was born in Salisbury and was the son of the late John Vincent and Hilda L. (Pusey) Widgeon.A graduate of Stephen Decatur High School, he was a self-employed, highly skilled carpenter whose talents can… Read more »

Obituaries – May 8, 2020

David Edward JohnsonBERLIN — David Edward Johnson, age 44, died on Thursday, April 16, 2020.Born in Milford, Del., he was the son of the late Bruce E. Johnson, Sr. He is survived by his mother, Patricia Lynch White; a daughter, Caroline Brous and her husband Dan of Salisbury; and two sons, Conner Andrew Johnson, and… Read more »