Eastern Shore chapters of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees

On Sept. 13 representatives of three Eastern Shore chapters of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) met with Congressman Wayne T. Gilchrest’s Domestic Affairs Legislative Assistant Kathryn A. Godburn. They reviewed issues in Congress vital to the retirement security of active and retired federal employees. Pictured, front from left, are Dorothy Beatty,… Read more »

The Food Lion of Berlin

The Food Lion of Berlin recently donated school supplies to students who attend Buckingham Elementary School. The donation was part of Food Lion’s ‘Help a Child Program.” All children who attend the after-school program Project Outreach received these school supplies. Pictured, front row from left, are students Jared Townsend, Ja’Den Spence, Stephanie Jones, Sha’Tyria Thomas… Read more »

We Remember Those Who Have Passed

Frances Lorraine Sprankle KennedyBERLIN – Frances Lorraine Sprankle Kennedy, 79, died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury from complications from heart surgery.She was the wife of John H. “Jack” Kennedy for 48 years. He preceded her in death in July 1999.Born Feb. 16, 1929, she was the daughter of the… Read more »

The Pine Steppers

The Pine Steppers, a Modern Western Square Dance Club in Ocean Pines, is about to begin another year of fun and dancing. Pictured are the officers of the club. From left are President, Jacque and Joe Hunter; Treasurer, Jo and Bill Fortney; Vice President, Lee and Jerry Atteberry; Secretary, Louise and Phil Lassiter; and seated… Read more »

Republican women from throughout Maryland

Republican women from throughout Maryland will hold their 85th Annual Convention at the Carousel Hotel in Ocean City on Oct. 12. The Convention Planning Committee includes: front row, from left, Judy Baehman, Ann Lutz and Betty O”Brien; and, second row, Joan Gentile, Lou Etta McClaflin, Roseann Bridgman and Ann Granados.

We Remember Those Who Have Passed

Jon Eric BohagerRALEIGH, N.C. – Jon Eric Bohager, 30, passed away on Aug. 21, 2007 at his home in Raleigh, N.C. He was predeceased by his father, William Bohager. He is survived by his loving wife, Dawnya Zitzman Bohager of Raleigh, N.C.; his mother, Constance Bohager of Berlin; and six brothers and their spouses and… Read more »

The Art League of Ocean City

The Art League of Ocean City is holding its first ever photograph show “Through the Lens.” Monetary prizes were awarded at the opening reception Friday, Sept. 7. First and second prizes went to Lisa Tossey for her digital prints “Mardi Gras” and “Road to Assateague.” Robert Heron’s photograph “Sun Chair Reflection” took third place. Honorable… Read more »

Worcester Prep Bazaar Committee

Worcester Prep Bazaar Committee chairmen recently held a meeting to get organized for the 2007 Christmas Bazaar, which will be held on Sunday, Dec. 2, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the school’s campus. Pictured, first row from left, are Jennifer Carey, Dagsboro; Alayne Shockley (general co-chairman), Ocean City; Lynne Conboy, Bishopville; second row,… Read more »

Mercantile Peninsula Bank

Mercantile Peninsula Bank recently donated $1,000 to the Worcester County Veterans Memorial at Ocean Pines Foundation. The contribution helps cover costs associated with its first annual golf tournament. The check was presented by Sarah Yost, left, Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager of the Ocean Pines office, to Sharyn O’Hare, President of the Worcester County… Read more »