Dr. Adam Hoffman of the Political Science Department at Salisbury University spoke to the Democratic Women’s Club of Worcester County at their January meeting. Shown here are Susan Hubbard, newly installed president of the DWC, and Hoffman.
Ray Keith TyndallWHALEYVILLE — Ray Keith Tyndall, age 64, died on Feb. 21, 2020 at his home.Born in Salisbury, raised in Ocean City, he was the son of the late Ernest and Louise Mitchell Tyndall. He is survived by his son, Anthony Tyndall of Hagerstown; sisters Linda L. Urick and her husband John of Ocean… Read more »
Ocean Pines officials on Feb. 12 presented a check on behalf of BJ’s Wholesale Club to the Worcester County Veterans Memorial Foundation. Pictured, from left, are Ocean Pines Association General Manager John Viola, Worcester County Veterans Memorial Foundation President Marie Gilmore and Ocean Pines Association President Doug Parks.
Barbara Entwistle, coordinator for Pillowcase Ministry, was recently awarded the 2020 Jefferson Award by WBOC TV news anchor Kimberly Wiggins. Family and volunteer participants enjoyed refreshments while sharing in the surprise announcement at the Clarion. Since its inception in 2011, Pillowcase Ministry has grown from sundresses made from pillowcases to shorts, market bags, backpacks, shower and… Read more »
Executive Director NamedBERLIN – Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services, (WYFCS) has announced Dr. Jennifer Leggour as the new executive director.Leggour, is an Ocean City native, who currently resides locally with her husband and children. She graduated from Stephen Decatur High School, then obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Salisbury University. She… Read more »
The Worcester County Commission for Women (WCCW) has chosen former Worcester County Commissioner Judy Boggs of Ocean Pines as its Woman of the Year. The WCCW will hold its annual Women’s History Luncheon on March 25 at the Clarion Hotel in Ocean City when Boggs will be honored for her service to the county and… Read more »
The Republican Women of Worcester County collected over 1,400 Valentine cards this month and distributed them to Veterans Homes and VA Hospitals in Maryland. Pictured, from left, are Linda Dearing of Copy Central who generously boxed and mailed the cards again this year and Vera Beck, RWWC Caring for America chair.
Johnie Charles DerricksonPARSONSBURG — Johnie Charles Derrickson, age 73, of Parsonsburg, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020.Johnie was born in Roxana, Del. and was the son of the late Charles Elmer and Roselie (Parker) Derrickson.He was employed by Trimper’s Rides in Ocean City as a mechanic and worked with his son Johnie Derrickson II in his… Read more »
The Executive Advisory Council of Salisbury University’s Franklin P. Perdue School of Business recently recognized alumnus Dwight “Duke” Marshall for his contributions to the region, presenting him with the Perdue Executive Advisory Council Leadership Award. Marshall is pictured above with SU President Charles Wight, left.