County’s New Radio System Test Planned Once Final Tower Online

SNOW HILL – The Worcester County Commissioners are following the installation progress of the county’s new radio system closely after learning of interference issues being experienced by local emergency responders.“Hopefully it’s all going to work out in the end,” Commissioner Jim Bunting said. “We spent a lot of money on the system.”The Worcester County Commissioners… Read more »

Teen Wins Prestigious Scholarship

Teen Wins Prestigious Scholarship

SALISBURY – A Wicomico County student has been named a Davidson Fellows Scholarship recipient and will be honored at a reception in Washington, D.C., next month.This summer, the Davidson Institute for Talent Development announced the 2018 Davidson Fellows. Among the honorees was Marvin Li, a rising sophomore at James M. Bennett High School.Each year, the… Read more »

New Ambulance Purchase OK’d In Resort

OCEAN CITY — Despite some last-minute concerns about going with a smaller chassis, resort officials this week approved the purchase of a new ambulance at around $260,000, or about $30,000 less than what was anticipated.During the fiscal year 2019 budget deliberations, funding was included for the purchase of a new ambulance, but questions remained about… Read more »

State’s Attorney-Elect Plans To Assign ‘Special Prosecutor’ For Berlin

State’s Attorney-Elect Plans To Assign ‘Special Prosecutor’ For Berlin

BERLIN – Efforts to help veterans, developing public-private partnerships and assigning Berlin its own prosecutor highlight plans shared by the county’s incoming state’s attorney this week.Kristin Heiser, who was chosen by voters in June to take over the Worcester County State’s Attorney’s Office, shared her plans with elected officials in Berlin at a council meeting… Read more »