Twelve members of the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office provided successful detail with no incidents at last month’s inauguration festivities. At last week’s meeting, the Worcester County Commissioners and Sheriff Charles Martin honored those deputies, pictured above, who served at the inauguration with certificates of appreciation.
Ocean City’s Economic Development Committee (EDC) held its Feb. 4 meeting at the new Worcester Technical High School. Dr. Leonard Berger, center, EDC President and Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel Owner and CEO, is pictured with Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jon Andes and Board of Education members Jonathan Cook, President Bob Hulburd, Past President Garry Mumford,… Read more »
Snow Hill Elementary School last month hosted a “Donuts for Dad” event, which promotes the importance of a father’s involvement in the education of their children. The event drew a record number of fathers and male relatives, with 149 attending. Pictured with his first grade daughter Kristen Riddleberger is dad Chris Riddleberger.
Feb. 12 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of President Abraham Lincoln. The General Levin Winder Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is commemorating this event with a month-long display in the Snow Hill branch of the Worcester County Library. With the display are commemorative events chairman Kitt Matthews, left, and Vice… Read more »
Della ‘Fannie’ MasonSNOW HILL – Della “Fannie” Mason, beloved wife of Richard “Dick” Mason, died peacefully at Hospice by the Lake on Friday, Jan. 30, 2009. Born Oct. 13, 1938, her father was Chester Warrington and mother Louise P. Warrington, and she was raised by her grandfather, William Powell, and grandmother, Della Powell. Dick and… Read more »
The Lower Shore Chapter of the American Red Cross recently introduced the newest High School Jr. Red Cross Club at Worcester Preparatory School in Berlin. Above, club advisor Linda Bragg is pictured with some of the approximately 50 members of the school’s Jr. Red Cross Club. Members are preparing for their February CPR/AED & First… Read more »
Worcester County Board of Education members, pictured form left, Sara Thompson, Garry Mumford and Jonathan Cook recited the Oath of Office at a Jan. 20 ceremony held at the Board of Education complex in Newark. Worcester County Clerk of Courts Steve Hale administered the oath. They were re-elected to the Board of Education last November… Read more »
Hard at work planning the 1st Annual Diakonia Golf Tournament are, from left, Chairman and Diakonia Board Member Dianne Colestock, Volunteer Della Wilson, Diakonia Executive Director Claudia Nagle, Diakonia Board Members Jody Falter and Mary Smith and Diakonia Public Relations Veronica Kahn. The tournament will be held at Ocean City Golf Club on Monday, May… Read more »
Women Supporting Women, Worcester County Chapter, recently hosted the Ocean Pines Area Chamber of Commerce’s Power Hour Breakfast. Pictured, from left, are guest speaker Jim Wahl, mentor volunteer coordinator for the state, OP Chamber’s Carol Ludwig and Thomas S. Tyndall III, a state energy program coordinator.
The Andre Lavanceau Memorial Bull Roast Luau, held recently at the Dough Roller Restaurant in Ocean City, raised more than $4,300 for Atlantic General Hospital. Pictured, from left, are Bill Gibbs, owner of the Dough Roller who generously donated the use of his restaurant for the evening; Patricia Ilczuk-Lavanceau, chair of the Penguin Swim; Damian… Read more »