Birdies on the Beach

The first annual “Birdies on the Beach” charitable golf tournament benefiting the Best Buddies Maryland program, which was held on Monday at the Ocean City Golf Club, was hosted by Miss USA Rachel Smith, of Tennessee, and Miss USA delegates from eight other states including Miss Maryland Michae Holloman. The Miss USA girls caddied for… Read more »

Robinson Stays Red Hot At Ocean Downs

Robinson Stays Red Hot At Ocean Downs

BERLIN- Local harness race driver Raymond “Shorty” Robinson, Jr. continued his assault on the record books at historic Ocean Downs last week with his sixth straight night of multiple wins and now has 14 wins on the young season after only six nights of the 2007 live meet.Robinson started the 57th live meet at Ocean… Read more »

Holiday Basketball Camp Opens Next Week

Holiday Basketball Camp Opens Next Week

OCEAN CITY- With Independence Day right around the corner, the Fourth of July festivities won’t be the only fireworks going on at Northside Park in the resort next week as the Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department’s All-Star basketball camp returns for another year.The camp, which will be held next week from Monday to Friday,… Read more »

Plenty of Action in Small Boat Tourney

OCEAN CITY- Several large fish, caught both inshore and offshore, highlighted the Ocean City Marlin Club’s 27th Annual Small Boat tournament in the waters in and around the resort area.The Marlin Club’s annual Small Boat Tournament provides an opportunity for smaller boats to compete in a tournament before the bigger events such as the Ocean… Read more »

25th Canyon Kick-off on Tap Next Week

25th Canyon Kick-off on Tap Next Week

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Marlin Club’s 25th Annual Canyon Kick-off tournament gets underway next week with late registration and a captain’s meeting on Thursday before the first of three official fishing beginning next Friday.With the tuna bite staying hot all through the early summer season and sharks and billfish starting to show up in… Read more »

The Maryland Supremes Under-16 AAU Basketball Team

The Maryland Supremes, an under-16 AAU team made up of local high school players won another tournament last week, the Tri-County Tournament held in Princess Anne. Pictured above, showing off their championship hardware, are, front row, right to left: Coach Bryon Johnson, Darryle Dennis (Pocomoke High School), Timmy Davis (Stephen Decatur), Trevon Johnson (Snow Hill… Read more »

OC Bowler Win State Titles

OC Bowler Win State Titles

OCEAN CITY- Eight-year-old Ocean City native Jacob Shockley returned recently from the 43rd Annual United States Bowling Congress (USBC) Youth Tournament with two Maryland state titles.Shockley, who has grown up learning to bowl at Ocean Lanes in Ocean City, captured first place in the bantam boys’ singles handicap division with a winning score of 640,… Read more »

Eastern Shore Mens’ Open Tennis Championship

Daniel Barnas, of La Plata, took time off from his Senior Week activities to win the 2007 Eastern Shore Mens’ Open Tennis Championship last weekend at the Ocean City Tennis Center, defeating David Ray, of Mississippi, 4-6, 6-2, 6-4, in the finals. Pictured above, the expressions on the players’ faces easily identify who won and… Read more »

Big Opening Night at Ocean Downs

Big Opening Night at Ocean Downs

BERLIN- Ocean Downs opened its 59th season of live racing last Saturday with a big crowd and a big performance by one of the historic track’s most prolific drivers.Just over 3,100 harness racing fans filled the grandstand at Ocean Downs last Saturday for the first night of the summer live meet and they were treated… Read more »