A lifetime of turkeys

There is, tucked into a tiny office in a shop in rural Sussex County, a sight probably unlike any other to be found in the nation. Each year it draws the curious by the hundreds. It’s a man cave’s man cave — a room stuffed, crammed and packed with enough turkey hunting collectables that the […]

Location for Crisfield’s kayak launch site settled

CRISFIELD — Pending funding -public kayak launch will be installed at the pier by Wellington Beach. The park committee after years of discussion settled on this location after alternatives were either too expensive, too shallow, in rough water or where boat traffic is too heavy. In 2015 the city received $27,500 from the state for […]

Deer on the roads causing danger to motorists

ANNAPOLIS — Fall means cool weather and colorful foliage. It can also mean unpredictable wildlife. Deer mating season is right around the corner, and the Maryland Department of Natural Resources urges motorists to stay alert for deer and other wildlife as these animals seek food supplies and mates before winter. “Deer greatly increase their movements […]

Friendship, fellowship, fun: the Glenn Ward Tournament

The final out was recorded, a champion was crowned, the trophies presented and Tournament Chairman Doug Nelson gave a sigh of relief. The 31st annual Glenn Ward Memorial Co-Ed Softball Tournament was in the books. Nelson, one of the founders and a veteran of all 31 tournaments could sit back for a moment and relax […]

Ward World carving show coming to Ocean City

SALISBURY — Each year the Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, Salisbury University, plays host to the Ward World Championship Wildfowl Carving Competition and Art Festival, bringing talented artists from across the globe to Ocean City, allowing them to showcase their carving talent.   The Ward name is a tribute to Crisfield’s down neck decoy carvers […]

Fifth annual Field Day comes to Somerset County park in Westover with free activities

WESTOVER — Saturday, April 21, the Somerset County recreational complex at 30290 Sam Barnes Road in Westover will be transformed into a fun-filled free community event celebrating wellness and earth Day when the fifth annual Somerset Community Field Day takes place 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.   Drawstring bags will be handed out while supplies […]