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Hebron Man Accused In Serious Assault
A Hebron man has been arrested after he allegedly punched someone in the face. The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office says they started investigating on August 19th, when a Deputy met with a victim of the reported assault at the hospital.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Ocean Pines Independent
Casino finds way to fund policitians
Casino finds way to fund policitians "If we're not supposed to receive it, it would certainly be sent back."
The Raw Story
Sheriffs across US drawing on right-wing fringe ideas to decide which laws to enforce
Although the U.S. Constitution does not mention sheriffs, the position is listed in state constitutions - and most of the nation's 3,080 sheriffs are elected, and not appointed like state and city police officials.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Hashtag "X" Campaign Promotes Anti Texting/Driving
A twist on an anti-texting while driving campaign is urging teenagers to combine two things they arguably know best: texting and tweeting - neither done while driving, of course.
Hastag "X" Campaign Promotes Anti Texting/Driving
A new twist on an "anti-texting while driving" campaign is urging teenagers to combine two things they arguably know better anyone: texting and tweeting - neither done while driving, of course.
Salisbury Drug Dealer Sentenced To 20 Years Behind Bars
A Salisbury heroin dealer will spend the next two decades behind bars. On Wednesday, 48-year-old Arnold Miles, Sr., was convicted of one count of possession with the intent to distribute heroin.
Wicomico County Board of Education Finalizes School Leadership
The Wicomico County Board of Education has finalized school leadership teams for the upcoming school year with the appointment of a new elementary assistant principal.
Delaware Coast Press
Wicomico County court briefs, filed
The following cases were heard in Wicomico County District Court by Judge Daniel R. Mumford on April 21 and April 28, 2009.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Ocean Pines Independent
Watermelon more than tasty
Watermelon more than tasty Mar-Del Watermelon Queen promotes watermelon as healthy treat Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2014/08/19/watermelon-season/14309877/ Shelby Hurley, 21, a recent graduate of UMES and Miss Del-Mar Watermelon Queen, shows off some of the fruit at her family's farm ... (more)
SALISBURY, Md- Local law enforcement is armed with military gear. The current situation in Ferguson, Missouri has brought it to national attention, but it's really nothing new.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Rotary Clubs Of Salisbury Donates 600 Backpacks
Happy children from Wicomico County were able to take home brand new backpacks on Saturday free charge thanks to the Rotary Clubs of Salisbury.
Stars and Stripes
Md. police receive millions in military gear
Local police departments in Maryland have received more than $12 million in excess equipment from the U.S. military - from a $400,000 "mine resistant vehicle" to a set of a dozen spoons valued at $3.06 apiece - through a federal program that has come under bipartisan scrutiny.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Worcester County Times
Military vehicle ready for Delmarva emergencies
Military vehicle ready for Delmarva emergencies The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office acquired the Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle.
Salisbury Rotary Clubs to Donate Backpacks to Children
The backpacks will be given out Saturday to underprivileged children at the Christian Shelter in Salisbury.
Man Arrested for Assault in Wicomico County
PARSONSBURG , Md.- Detectives with the Wicomico County Bureau of Investigation have arrested a Parsonsburg man on assault and related charges following accusations that he fired shots inside his home during an argument over a game of pool.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
School Opening Dates For Maryland Public Schools
Summer is quickly coming to a close for students attending public schools on Maryland's Eastern Shore.
Ocean Pines Independent
Trapped baby raccoon's mother bites back
Trapped baby raccoon's mother bites back Health officials are reminding residents to avoid wild animals after the incident.
Salisbury Rotary Clubs Host Back To School Backpack Giveaway
The Rotary Club of Salisbury, the Salisbury Sunrise Rotary Club and the Rotary Club of Wicomico County have collected school supplies over the last few weeks.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Maryland counties seek heroin solutions
In early 2012, Wicomico County started to address the challenges of opioid addiction and overdoses when the rural Eastern Shore county experienced an increase in home invasions, burglaries and pharmacy robberies after the state removed the registration of a local pain management physician who was treating about 4,000 patients.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
College Binge Drinking On The Rise
It's no secret that college students drink a lot. However, a new study of Maryland Colleges reveals a sobering finding.