Wicomico Approves $23M Bond Bill

SALISBURY – County officials this week voted to approve a $23 million bond bill for future capital projects.On Wednesday, the Wicomico County Council voted unanimously to approve a legislative bill allowing the county to borrow $23,378,386 for the financing of nine capital projects.Finance Director Pam Oland told council members this week the county is in… Read more »

Bertino, Bunting, Purnell Secure Commissioner Re-Election Bids

Bertino, Bunting, Purnell Secure Commissioner Re-Election Bids

SNOW HILL – A trio of incumbent county commissioners will retain their seats following Tuesday’s primary.District 2 Commissioner Diana Purnell, District 5 Commissioner Chip Bertino and District 6 Commissioner Jim Bunting received strong voter support in this week’s primary. Candidates, whether they won or not, agreed that one of the biggest takeaways from the primary… Read more »

Tight Contests For Two County Commissioner Seats; Mail-In Ballots Could Impact Two Commissioner Races

Tight Contests For Two County Commissioner Seats; Mail-In Ballots Could Impact Two Commissioner Races

SNOW HILL – Close races for the District 3 and District 4 county commissioner seats could be decided by mail-in ballots.While candidate Eric Fiori leads District 3 candidates by 34 votes and incumbent Ted Elder leads the District 4 race by 18 votes, mail-in ballots could impact standings. Election officials started canvassing mail ballots Thursday.“Our… Read more »

Crisafulli Cruises To 2nd Term As Sheriff

Crisafulli Cruises To 2nd Term As Sheriff

SNOW HILL – Worcester County Sheriff Matt Crisafulli will serve another term following a strong show of voter support in Tuesday’s primary election.Crisafulli, who was elected to his first term in 2018, defeated challenger Jeffrey Buhrt in Tuesday’s primary. Crisafulli received 4,523 votes while Buhrt received 663 votes.“I was very happy with the results,” Crisafulli… Read more »

UPDATE: Family, Restaurant Group Issue Statements In Fatal Probe; Family Reports ‘Full Trust And Confidence’ In Authorities

BERLIN — There are still more questions than answers in the tragic hit-and-run collision on Grays Corner Road last week that claimed the life of a local 14-year-old, but it appears some of the dots are being connected.The Maryland State Police (MSP) on Monday announced it had located the vehicle suspected to be involved in… Read more »