Berlin Mayor Gee Williams spoke to the Democratic Women’s Club of Worcester County at the club’s September meeting. Pictured, from left, are Harriet Batis, DWC co-vice-president; Williams; and Vicky Wallace, DWC president.
Wicomico Retired Educational Personnel held their September meeting at the Salisbury Moose Lodge on last week. The meal was prepared by the Wicomico CTE Program. Pictured are retired Superintendent Bill Middleton, CTE Culinary Arts Director Tony Hilligoss and students Karon Teat, Tamira Davis, Saniya Cary and Diamond Collins.
The Worcester Preparatory School Parents’ Association sponsored a “Bucks for the Bahamas” day. In just one day, the WPS community collected $4,000 to send to the American Red Cross for hurricane relief. Pictured, front from left, are Kaylin Zervakos, Jayden Scopp, Mike DePalma, Frankie Miller and Reed Knowlton; and, back, Head of Upper School/Acting Head… Read more »
The Ocean City-Berlin Rotary Club recently donated a trunk full of school supplies to students in Worcester County through Worcester Youth and Family Counseling. Pictured, from left, are Cliff Berg, Stan Kahn, Margaret Mudron, President Dan Harris, Sonia Baker, Nancy Bradford, Dr. Larry Michnick, Frank Baker and Arlan Kinney.
The local Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City supports many different organizations, including Worcester GOLD (Giving Other Lives Dignity). The club’s $800 donation will provide supplies for GOLD’s VAULT (Vast Amounts of Useful Little Things). Pictured, from left, are Kiwanis Chair for Worcester GOLD/Priority One Jim Spicknall, Worcester GOLD President Carol Jacobs and Kiwanis… Read more »
The Elks Lodge 2645 Veterans’ Group sponsored a Sept. 11 Remembrance Service. Veterans’ Group Chairman Sarge Garlitz opened the service with Call to the Colors followed by the invocation, National Anthem and Pledge of Allegiance. Message and introduction of guests was done by Elks 2645 Exalted Ruler Kevin Matthews. The service was closed by Bugler… Read more »
September is Literacy Month and Showell Elementary School was the proud recipient of a monetary donation to buy books. The Republican Women of Worcester County has generously gifted $300 to increase classroom libraries and support the 100 Book Challenge Reading program. Pictured, from left, are Kate McCabe, Library Media Specialist; Diane Shorts, Principal; and Liz… Read more »
The Germantown School Community Heritage Center hosted a community dinner to raise money for Berlin resident John Maxwell, whose home was destroyed in a fire in June. Through the dinner and donations from area residents, $1,712. Pictured presenting a check to Jennifer Scott of Taylor Bank are Victor Smack, Scott, Barbara Purnell, Wilbur Pitts, Carol… Read more »