The Franklin Burroughs Golf Scholarship Fund

The Franklin Burroughs Golf Scholarship Fund has been established in his name. Burroughs was the owner of One-time Plumbing in Berlin for over 25 years. Presenting the scholarship award for Freda and Franklin Burroughs was Al “Hondo” Handy, pictured above with Berlin Intermediate School Principal Dr. John Gaddis, Susan Johnson, Paul Carlotta, Mia Carlotta, Lisa… Read more »

Believe in Tomorrow

Believe in Tomorrow recently accepted donations from the Womens’ Council of Realtors. The local chapter presented Believe in Tomorrow with sand buckets filled with summertime trinkets and beach toys to be given to the children and family members who stay at the “beach house” on 66th Street as well as their new unit on 28th… Read more »

OC Lacrosse Classic Golf Outing Scholarship

The OC Lacrosse Classic Golf Outing annually presents a $1,000 scholarship to a deserving Worcester County High School lacrosse player who will continue his/her lacrosse career in college. This year’s winner is Christian Coates of Worcester Prep, who will be continuing his playing at Harvard University. He is pictured receiving the scholarship from Bill O’Donnell,… Read more »

Ocean Pines Garden Club

At the June meeting of the Ocean Pines Garden Club, the club awarded its first scholarship. The recipient was Megan Lawton, a recent Stephen Decatur High School graduate. Pictured with Lawton is Sonny Lee, left, scholarship chairperson, and Darlene Musitano, club president, and Megan. A luncheon was held to celebrate the event.

Worcester County Public Schools’ Adult Education Division

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded a $10,000 grant to Worcester County Public Schools’ Adult Education division to fund an instructional program aimed at teaching English to adults from foreign countries. Partnering with the school system in this effort are Ocean City’s Council for Educational Travel, USA (CET USA) and St. Mary’s Holy Savior Catholic… Read more »