‘Storms, Wrecks and Party Boats’ topic of Historical Society’s annual dinner meeting

POCOMOKE CITY — The Worcester County Historical Society will hold its annual spring dinner meeting at the Pocomoke Community Center on Market Street, Friday, April 13. Those attending will learn about Worcester County’s past and be served a meal of chicken and dumplings with all the fixings prepared by the Ladies Auxiliary. Following the dinner […]

Local Kidney Walk ambassadors invite all to take part in 11th annual event

SALISBURY — The National Kidney Foundation’s 11th annual Salisbury Kidney Walk returns to Winter Place Park on Sunday, May 6 with Walk Ambassadors Meghan, Wes and Charlotte Rice of Mt. Vernon again cutting the ribbon at 10 a.m.   Charlotte was born in 2016 with no kidneys and has been on dialysis since she was […]

Tomato grafting workshop at UMES for anyone who grows tomatoes

PRINCESS ANNE – Tomato grafting is the focus of a March 10 workshop at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.  The hands-on, informative class is limited to the first 20 registrants and will be held in the Agricultural Research Building on campus. Anyone who grows tomatoes that are not resistant to air- and soil-borne diseases […]

Hottest Pepper Varieties to Try this Year

Turn up the heat and add a bit of spice to your meals with hot peppers.  Add them to your garden, flower borders and containers for added beauty and easy picking. Your biggest challenge will be narrowing down your choices. Let All-America Selections (AAS), all-americaselections.org, winners help. This nonprofit organization tests new edible and ornamental […]

UMES golf coach, former NFL player, joins Eastern Shore Golf Hall of Fame

PRINCESS ANNE — Maryland Eastern Shore Athletics Hall of Famer and head men’s golf coach Marshall Cropper was inducted into the Eastern Shore Golf Hall of Fame during a ceremony Dec. 2 at Ocean City Golf Club in Berlin. An Eastern Shore native from New Church, Virginia, Cropper studied physical education, played baseball and football, […]

Somerset County Historical Society has Christmas tour, Teackle Mansion reception on Saturday, Dec. 2

PRINCESS ANNE — The Somerset County Historical Society celebrates Olde Princess Anne Days with two separate events this Saturday, Dec., 2: a Christmas House Tour and a Candlelight Reception at historic Teackle Mansion   The tour of several Princess Anne properties is 1 to 5 p.m. and visitors will receive special access to centuries-old public […]