Community Foundation Board Chair Art Cooley, second from left, recently congratulated professional advisors in the region who received awards for outstanding service in promoting philanthropy for the benefit of the community. Award winners are, from left, Bob Anderson, Ruth Donaway, Charles “Chip” Dashiell, and K. King Burnett. Submitted Photos
The Worcester County Democratic Central Committee recently invited County Commissioner Virgil Shockley to discuss “A Day In A County Commissioner’s Life.” Pictured, from left are Chuck Herbert, president Worcester County Democratic Central Committee, Arlene Page, president of the Democratic Women’s Club, and Shockley.
Members of the Appalachia Service Project Youth Mission Team recently held a Pancake Supper at Community Church. Proceeds from the event will help to fund the team’s trip to Kentucky in June. The group will repair homes in the Appalachia area in order to make them warmer, drier, and safer for residents. Above, Gavin Townsend,… Read more »
Twisters Gymnastics recently hosted the Mason Dixon League’s 3rd Annual Sweet Treat Meet. The Twister gymnasts had an amazing competition producing two all-around champions, Serena Michnick and Chelsea Smith. In addition to her championship performance, Smith broke three high score records for Level C (vault, beam, and all-around). Alexis Kent topped the Level C floor… Read more »
The Art League of Ocean City awarded prizes for its February Show “A Moment in Time” at its First Friday Reception. Award winners were first place, Sonia Hunt “Feeding Time,” second place, Dave Ganoe “Out West,” third place, Dorothy Harrison Braun “Ford Truck,” and honorable mentions, Barbara Hager “Waiting for the Cut,” Chris Ecker “On… Read more »
The Federated Garden Clubs of Maryland recently visited the Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr. Senate Building in Annapolis to brief legislators on the organization’s agenda for the coming year and to tout its project in the last year. Above with State Senator Lowell Stoltzfus are Bozy Markiewicz, past president of the Worcester County Garden Club… Read more »
The Ocean City Knights of Columbus recently sponsored its yearly “Keep Christ in Christmas” Poster Contest with 166 students participating. The winners received a $50 savings bond presented by Rev. Richard Smith of St. Luke’s. The winning students were Alexis Martinenza, Anastasia Nosal and Madelyn Crimmins. They are pictured above with Chairman John McDermott and… Read more »
The Ocean City Lions Club recently honored Lion Wayne Cannon with the prestigious “Lion of the Year” award in recognition of his outstanding service, loyalty and devotion to Lionism. The award was given to Cannon for his efforts in helping to establish the Ocean City-Berlin Leo Club at Stephen Decatur High School. The Leo Club… Read more »
The medical staff at Atlantic General Hospital recently elected new officers for 2008-2009. From left: Edwin T. Castaneda, MD, FACP, chief of staff; Eric B. Bontempo, DO, vice-chief of staff; Thomas D. Beck, DO, chief, Department of Surgery; Jeffrey A. Matzoni, DO, Chief, department of medicine.
Rhonda Pilarski, Darla Ostrander, Amy Jones and Terri Hedges, stylists at Headlines Salon in Ocean Pines, recently completed an advanced education course. The four-day seninar was held Jan. 13-16 at the Tigi Academy in New York City.