Wicomico Schools Seeking $5.7M More In Budget

SALISBURY – Officials in Wicomico County voiced concerns over accountability and school perception in a budget work session this week. On Wednesday, members of the Wicomico County Board of Education came before the Wicomico County Council to make their case for additional school funding in fiscal year 2019. The proposed $151 million budget includes $43… Read more »

Leadership Changes Planned For Worcester County Schools

SNOW HILL – Leadership changes at a number of local schools highlighted Tuesday’s meeting of the Worcester County Board of Education. Officials announced that effective July 1, Pocomoke High School Principal Annette Wallace would take over as the school’s system’s chief operating officer while Steve Price, who currently holds that position, will become the county’s… Read more »

‘Strawless Summer’ Campaign Aims To Raise Awareness

‘Strawless Summer’ Campaign Aims To Raise Awareness

OCEAN CITY – A program to reduce plastic straw consumption in Ocean City received the support of a resort committee last week. This month, the Ocean City chapter of the Surfrider Foundation launched its first “Strawless Summer” program, which raises awareness of plastic pollution by launching a campaign that encourages restaurants, locals and visitors to… Read more »