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 […]

Veterans everywhere can Stay Connected to VA Health Care anywhere

Veterans struggling with health conditions keeping them from attending medical appointments in person now have options. Thanks to technology, such as the VA Video Connect app, Veterans can virtually meet with their health care providers anywhere at any time using their phones, computers and tablets. For Army Veteran Keith Hertzog, 68, and Marine Veteran Steven […]

Bel Air Armory visit shows options for Crisfield’s armory

CRISFIELD — After a recent visit by city leaders to the Bel Air Armory City Manager Rick Pollitt expressed encouragement that Crisfield’s Maurice D. Tawes Armory can be restored to again serve the community, especially for youth sports. Mr. Pollitt called the Harford County facility “basically a carbon copy of our own” and through outside […]

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 […]


The City of Crisfield has been notified by the Somerset County Department of Emergency Services that we can expect moderate street flooding from a combination of high tides and high winds resulting from Hurricane Dorian as it passes by the mid-Atlantic region. Areas that normally experience street flooding on routine storms will see a greater volume […]

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 […]