The Ocean Pines Anglers Club presented the awards for the 2017 fishing tournament winners at their December meeting. Tournament Chairman Tim Mullin, left, is pictured with winners Budd Heim, 24 ½-inch flounder and tied for 18 ½ tautog; Ken Thompson, 51-inch tuna; Tom Nelson, 44-inch red drum and 31-inch Black Drum; Harvey Johnson, 22-inch largemouth bass; John… Read more »
Cato Inc. representative Kathleen Abercrombie and her daughter, Worcester Preparatory School 11th grader Delaney Abercrombie, present Upper School math teacher Cyndee Hudson with a $500 Exxon Mobil Educational Alliance Program grant. Exxon Mobil believes in investing in educational programs for the next generation to pursue studies and careers in fields involving math and science. Pictured,… Read more »
Margaret Ann Gunby Phillips BERLIN — Margaret Ann Gunby Phillips, age 97, died peacefully on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017 surrounded by family. Born on May 2, 1920 she was the beloved wife of Edward Percy Phillips for 52 years whom she met during an equestrian fox hunt on “South Point.” She was the loving mother… Read more »
One of the favorite Christmas traditions dating back 20 years at Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) is the annual visit by Judy Young of Salisbury. She spends the better part of the year creating handmade pillows and activity bags stuffed full of items to keep patients in pediatrics both happy and busy. Above, members of… Read more »
Worcester County NAACP chapter hosted newly elected Snow Hill Councilwoman LaToya Purnell at its November meeting at Snow Hill Library. Pictured are NAACP members and guests, back from left, Snow Hill Mayor John Dorman, Purnell, NAACP President Dr. Roxie Dennis-Achonlonu, Charles Weaver and NAACP Vice President Gabe Purnell.
The latest completed utility box has been painted in downtown Ocean City by local artists Jamie and Alexandra Jacobs of TC Studios. This project, sponsored by Trimper Amusements, was located at S. Division Street and S. Baltimore Avenue and highlights the famous Hershell-Spillman Carousel at Trimper Rides & Amusements. PPG Paints of 8th Street in… Read more »
The Worcester County Commissioners applauded the County finance team for being awarded the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the ninth consecutive year. Finance team members pictured include Enterprise Fund Controller Jessica Wilson, Budget Officer Kathy Whited, Budget Accountant Kim Reynolds, and Assistant Finance Officer Jennifer Swanton;… Read more »