School is Closed Camp with Worcester County Recreation and
Worcester County Recreation and Parks are offering School is Closed Camp throughout the 2021-2022 school year. These days are perfect for those affected by the schools being closed. The School is Closed Camp will take place at the Worcester County Recreation Center in Snow Hill. Families can now register their children for a day of […]
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New Masking Requirement Effective Immediately for All
(3 days ago) In support of continuing efforts to keep students and school staff safe and ensure schools remain open for in-person learning during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the Maryland State Board of Education, together with the Maryland State Department of Education, today received approval of a statewide masking requirement for all public schools. Following public …
Governor Hogan Calls On Maryland Schools to Reopen By March 1
(7 days ago) Governor Larry Hogan today called on Maryland Schools to reopen by March 1, 2021. Fond out what he means and details of his request. Governor Larry Hogan and State Superintendent of Schools Dr. Karen Salmon today called on all Maryland school systems to return to hybrid instruction—a combination of in-person and virtual learning—no later
Latest Update from Worcester County Superintendent Lou Taylor
(7 days ago) Latest Update from Worcester County Superintendent Lou Taylor. Find out what Worcester County Superintendent of Schools Lou Taylor has to say about returning to school for students. As promised, I wanted to share with you some important information regarding our Responsible Return. Since my last message to you, we have been working diligently
Large Theft Reported from Wicomico Day School
(1 days ago) The Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a significant theft from the Wicomico Day School. On August 25, 2021, an internal theft complaint was forwarded to the Criminal Investigation Division of the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office for investigation. The owner of the Wicomico Day School had discovered numerous charges/purchases made on …
Read The Latest Message from Worcester County Public
(2 days ago) The following is a repost of a letter that Worcester County Public School Superintendent Lou Taylor sent out on Friday, January 22, 2021 in reference to the responsible return update. Mr. Taylor has done a wonderful job keeping parents, teachers and students updated on the next steps in our return. We have stayed on top of this as it is a hot
Wicomico County Superintendent's Jan. 5 Update on Return
(2 days ago) Message from the Superintendent for January 5. Good night families and staff of Wicomico schools. This is a message from Donna Hanlin, Superintendent of Wicomico County Public Schools. You would like to welcome everyone back from the Winter holidays and provide an update of the instructional plan of our school system.
Is Salisbury University's Covid-19 Vaccine Policy for
(9 days ago) For the past 20 months, Covid-19 has wreaked havoc across the United States, across the entire world really, and right here on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, where we are now seeing cases rise again due to the Delta variant. As of today, August 13, 2021, the positivity rate in Maryland is 4.46%. The positivity […]
Worcester County Public School Responsible Return Update
(2 days ago) Worcester County Public School Responsible Return Update. Wicomico County. Adrian Bowen Convicted of Drug Charges Including Possession with the Intent to Distribute Fentanyl. Eastern Shore Undercover Community Assistance and Benefits. First Street Shooting Suspect Identified and Charged. Jean Concile Sentenced for Attempted 2nd Degree Murder
Wicomico County Council District 2 Representative Nicole
(8 days ago) The following letter was authored by Wicomico County Council District 2 Representative, Nicole Acle, and was addressed to Wicomico County Board of Education Chairman, Gene Malone, Jr. RE: Face Masks in Wicomico County Schools Dear Chairman Malone: This letter is written on behalf of the residents of District 2 who would like to …
Worcester County Archives
(1 days ago) New Masking Requirement Effective Immediately for All Maryland Public Schools. In support of continuing efforts to keep students and school staff safe and ensure schools remain open for in-person learning during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the
Nathaniel Passwaters to Fill Board of Education Vacancy
(1 days ago) Snow Hill, Maryland – the Worcester County Commissioners appointed Nathaniel Passwaters to the Board of Education (BOE) to fill the remainder of a four-year term through November 2022. This vacancy was created by the sudden passing of former BOE President Eric W. Cropper, Sr. “This has been a difficult process because I lost a dear […]
Registration Open for Toddler Programs in Worcester County
(4 days ago) Worcester County Recreation and Parks are offering four toddler programs this fall season, Day Toddler Gym, Off-Site Toddler Gym, Evening Toddler Gym, and Toddler Yoga. These programs provide toddlers with opportunities to exercise, practice social interaction, and enjoy stimulating gameplay in safe and fun environments. They also encourage children to …
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(6 days ago) New Masking Requirement Effective Immediately for All Maryland Public Schools. In support of continuing efforts to keep students and school staff safe and ensure schools remain open for in-person learning during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the
Worcester County Archives
(9 days ago) Find out what Worcester County Superintendent of Schools Lou Taylor has to say about returning to school for students. Worcester County 9 months ago. Maryland State Police Investigate Pocomoke City Murder. The search for a missing woman in Pocomoke City, Maryland has now resulted in a murder investigation for the Maryland State Police.
Wicomico County Archives
(8 days ago) Wicomico County Public Schools to Return to All Virtual Learning. The Wicomico County Board of Education made the decision on Tuesday to return to all virtual learning until at least December. Wicomico County 11 months ago. East Lincoln Ave Fire Ruled Accidental from Furnace Failure!
Overdose Fatality Rates on the Incline in Wicomico County
(2 days ago) Last week the Maryland Department of Health released their 2020 Unintentional Drug and Alcohol-Related Intoxication Deaths annual report which documented a significant increase in Overdose Fatality rates in 2020 when compared to overdose fatality rates in 2019. This comes as devastating news to the state given that overdose deaths in 2019 were …
The Wicomico County Fair Returns this Weekend
(Just Now) Wicomico County, MD – WinterPlace Park will be the host for this weekends Wicomico County Fair! The event will celebrate 85 years of fair traditions, and it is presented by Perdue Farms, Toyota and the Pohanka Automotive Group. The Wicomico County Fair hours are as follows: Friday, Aug. 20, 4:00 PM -9:00 PM Saturday, Aug. […]
Worcester County Animal Control Educating Public on New
(3 days ago) Snow Hill, MD – The Worcester County Animal Control (WCAC) has launched a campaign to educate the public about legislation adopted earlier this summer that strengthens local laws protecting domestic animals. New legislation increases the level of accountability for commercial kennel operators and pet owners and allows abandoned and stray dogs/cats to …
Covid Vaccine Clinic Held Weekly at Wicomico County Civic
(Just Now) On June 19th, 2021, the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) will close the mass covid vaccination clinic at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center in Salisbury. Starting June 24th , a smaller covid vaccine clinic, managed by the Wicomico County Health Department (WiCHD), will be held weekly in the Midway Room of the Civic Center.
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(8 days ago) Superintendent of Wicomico County Schools Updates Us on Adjusted Return to In-Person School Timeline. Wicomico County Public Schools Superintendent announced tonight that kids will not return until at least January 19, 2020. Wicomico County 9 months ago. Arrest Made in Armed Robbery from Vintage Beer & Wine.
Maryland State Police Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash
(4 days ago) Maryland State Police Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash. On Friday, September 17, 2021, at approximately 6:21 PM, Maryland State Police Troopers from the Berlin Barrack responded to the area of Rt 113 and Rt 589 in Berlin, Worcester County, Maryland for a reported motorcycle crash. A call was dispatched through police communications for a
Worcester County Archives
(9 days ago) Worcester County Public Schools Superintendent of Schools Lou Taylor released a letter in reference to returning to school. Other Areas 9 months ago. Powerball Delivers on day after Xmas in Ocean City, MD. One lucky powerball players is $50,000 wealthier after cashing in on the Maryland Lottery's Powerball drawing the day after christmas!
Get Active with Drop-In Sports Programs in Worcester County
(5 days ago) Registration is open for adult drop-in sports programs with Worcester County Recreation and Parks this fall. Drop-In Soccer, open to those ages 14 years and older, is currently being played Monday and Thursday nights at the fields at the Northern Worcester Athletic Complex. The program will be moved indoors to the Worcester County Recreation […]
Eastern Shore Undercover Coverage Areas and What We Post
(2 days ago) Eastern Shore Undercover Coverage Areas and What We Post. Far too often, the question arises about the coverage areas and the information that we post on our social media pages and why we don’t post other items. In this article, we will break down our policies on what we post. For the most part, we try to stick to these policies about 95% but
Wicomico County Archives
(8 days ago) Wicomico County Superintendent of Public Schools Donna Hanlin announced tonight the Return To School Action Plan. Wicomico County 9 months ago. COVID-19 VACCINATIONS OPEN TO GROUP 1A ONLY. Covid-19 vaccinations are now available in Wicomico County for Group 1A only. Find out who that is inside this article.
Volunteer on a Worcester County Board or Commission
(7 days ago) Worcester County Government (WCG) encourages those interested in becoming more involved in the community to volunteer on a Worcester County board or commission. Members are appointed by the County Commissioners to fill two types of vacancies: seats that represent each of the seven election districts, and open seats that may be filled by residents …
Jolly Rogers Go-Kart Theft Suspect Arrested in Dorchester
(Just Now) A man wanted in Ocean City, Maryland for a go-kart theft from Jolly Rogers Amusement Park, was arrested on Monday, September 6, 2021, in Dorchester County, Maryland. On Monday, September 6, 2021, a Deputy from the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office came in contact with and arrested 53-year old David Ray Manuel, of Dorchester Avenue in […]
CAT Brings Down Another Wicomico County Drug Distribution
(3 days ago) Over the past few months, drug distribution in Salisbury, Maryland has been a major issue and the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office Community Action Team (CAT) has been extremely busy with their enforcement action. They have received numerous complaints about drug activity taking place in one particular location, the 30500 block of Cannon Drive in …
Cares Act Funds Purchases LUCAS Hands Free CPR Devices for
(1 days ago) February 2, 2021. By. easternshoreundercover. In an ongoing effort to protect the health and safety of emergency services workers, Worcester County Emergency Services (WCES) utilized approximately $168,000 in CARES Act funds to purchase nine LUCAS hands-free mechanical CPR devises for nine volunteer fire companies, operating in Worcester County
Ryan Shull Convicted of Felony Animal Abuse in Wicomico
(1 days ago) Ryan Shull Convicted of Felony Animal Abuse in Wicomico County, MD. Salisbury, MD – On August 9, 2021, Ryan Shull, 41 years of age, of Salisbury, Maryland pleaded guilty to one (1) count of Aggravated Animal Cruelty by Starvation. The Honorable Kathleen L Beckstead, Chief Judge of the Circuit Court for Wicomico County, Maryland, accepted
Kevin Lynch Named New Superintendent of Worcester County
(3 days ago) Snow Hill, Maryland – The Worcester County Commissioners have named Kevin Lynch as the new superintendent within the Worcester County Roads Division of Public Works. He joined Public Works on August 9. “I’m excited to have Kevin on board,” Public Works Director Dallas Baker said. “He brings 14 years of Roads Division experience to Worcester […]
Wicomico County Archives
(8 days ago) New Masking Requirement Effective Immediately for All Maryland Public Schools. Jolly Rogers Go-Kart Theft Suspect Arrested in Dorchester County. Other Areas. New Masking Requirement Effective Immediately for All Maryland Public Schools. TidalHealth, and Local Health Departments Want Your Input!
Jean Concile Sentenced for Attempted 2nd Degree Murder
(9 days ago) On July 14, 2021, the Honorable Daniel M. Long, Senior Judge of the First Judicial Circuit, sentenced Jean Concile, 26 years of age, of Salisbury, Maryland, to forty (40) years imprisonment, with ten (10) years active incarceration in the Maryland Division of Corrections (DOC). Upon release, Concile will serve five (5) years of supervised probation.
Wicomico County Sheriff's Dept. Takes Down Drug Dealers in
(4 days ago) A K-9 scan was conducted and the K-9 alerted to the odor of controlled dangerous substances emitting from the vehicle. A search of the vehicle resulted in the recovery of an amount of cocaine indicative of distribution, an amount of heroin/fentanyl indicative of distribution, along with packaging material.
Wicomico County Sheriff Deputy's Vehicle Shot at
(6 days ago) On July 5, 2021 just past midnight, a Wicomico County Sheriff’s Deputy responded to the reports of shots fired in the vicinity of Chippewa Boulevard and Kiowa Avenue in Salisbury, Maryland. Upon arriving to the area, the responding deputy immediately came under fire. It is presumed that the gunshot that impacted the marked Sheriff’s Office […]
Nathaniel Ennels Arrested After Beating Dog To Death!
(8 days ago) On October 9, 2021, at approximately 1:30 PM, a deputy responded to a reported incident of aggravated animal cruelty that reportedly occurred at a residence in the 600 block of West Road in Salisbury. Following a report that an individual identified as Nathaniel Ennels II allegedly beat a dog to death at this residence, the […]
Wicomico County Deputies Take 5,200 Bags of Heroin
(Just Now) The Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest, where they have taken 5,200 bags of Heroin/Fentanyl off the streets in Wicomico County! This incident was first reported on Eastern Shore Undercover’s Social Media pages. On Tuesday, August 24, 2021, Deputies from the Wicomico County Sheriff Office Community Action Team (CAT) were in the area […]
FREE WALK-UP VACCINE CLINICS HELD AT WICOMICO COUNTY …
(3 days ago) Salisbury, MD – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will hold vaccine clinics this weekend August 20th, 21st, and 22nd during the Wicomico County Fair held at Winterplace Park in Salisbury. These walk-up clinics will be located on Blue Ribbon Road near the mobile command vehicle. Both Moderna (2 doses, ages 18+) and Pfizer (2 doses, ages […]
Tyrone Camper Sentenced For Two Armed Robberies
(3 days ago) On September 14, 2021, the Honorable K Dean, Associate Judge of the Circuit Court for Wicomico County, sentenced Tyrone Camper, 32-years of age, of Cambridge, Maryland, to twenty-four (24) years imprisonment in the Maryland Division of Corrections (DOC). Camper entered guilty pleas to two counts of Armed Robbery immediately preceding his sentencing.
Dallas Baker Named New Public Works Director in Worcester
(3 days ago) Snow Hill, Maryland – The Worcester County Commissioners named Dallas Baker as the new director of Public Works. He stepped into his new role with Worcester County Government (WCG) on May 24, 2021. “I’m grateful to the Commissioners for this opportunity and look forward to serving the citizens of Worcester County,” Baker said. Dallas Baker […]
Chimney Fire Results in Damaged Attic in Wicomico County
(2 days ago) A chimney fire in a Wicomico County, Maryland home cause damage to the attic of the structure on Saturday afternoon. On December 26, 2020 at approximately 1:42 PM, firefighters from the Salisbury Fire Department, responded to 297 Beaver Dam Drive in Salisbury, Wicomico County, Maryland for a reported chimney fire.
Wicomico Co. Health Department Recognizes National Suicide
(Just Now) Salisbury, MD – September is National Prevention Suicide Month and September 10th is World Suicide Prevention Day (Wear Yellow Day). Mental health advocates, prevention organizations, survivors, allies, and community members throughout Wicomico County will unite on Friday, September 10th to participate in “Wear Yellow Day”. The “Wear Yellow Day” …
Wicomico County Tourism Announces 2021 Photo Contest Winners
(6 days ago) SALISBURY, MD – Wicomico County Tourism is pleased to announce the winners of its 2021 Photo Contest. A record number of entries were submitted for this year’s contest. A committee selected the winners from more than 400 entries. The first-place photo, by Chris Moreland, is of a flamingo at the Salisbury Zoo. Second place was […]
Bingomania Returns to the Wicomico County Civic Center
(Just Now) Bingomania, the Eastern Shore’s largest bingo cash prize event, returns to the Wicomico County Youth and Civic Center on Saturday, September 18, 2021. Doors to the event open at 5:00 PM for early bird games, and regular games begin at 7:30 PM. Admission to Bingomania includes all regular and special games, including the Jumbo Jackpot […]
Jaimey Wayland Showell Arrested in Delmar for Drug
(9 days ago) The Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Jaimey Wayland Showell for drug distribution in Delmar – Wicomico County, Maryland. The Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office Community Action Team (CAT) investigated Jaimey Wayland Showell of Ellendale, Delaware, selling cocaine and oxycodone in Wicomico County, MD. During the course of the …