Xmas Trees Pricier This Year: Fuel, Labor Costs Blamed | Latest News

DELMAR, Md. – Do you prefer a fresh or artificial Christmas tree? Many folks prefer one over the other, and they each have their own reasons. “If we cut down natural trees – we like watching them in their natural environment because we do not want to cause deforestation, which can harm the environment,” said … Read more

Wicomico County Executive-Elect Julie Giordano Talks To-Do List | Latest News

SALISBURY, Md. – Wicomico County Executive-elect Julie Giordano presented her plans to the Greater Salisbury Committee monthly luncheon on Monday afternoon. The James M. Bennett High School English teacher says the county’s sewer and water plan is a top priority. “We want to support the implementation of the water and sewer plan within the first … Read more

Eastern Shore NAACP Leaders Celebrate Wes Moore’s Historic Win | Latest News

SALISBURY, Md.- Leaders on the Eastern Shore are celebrating Wes Moore’s historic win. Shelley Johnson of the Somerset County NAACP says she was thrilled to hear the news. “I’m just wowed! Very excited,” said Johnson. Moore spoke with supporters last night after his victory. “I stand here, humbled and ready to become the 63rd governor … Read more

Local Police Departments Struggle to Recruit New Officers | Latest News

SALISBURY, Md.- The Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office and the Salisbury Police Department say they are struggling to recruit new officers. Sheriff Mike Lewis says people are not interested in a career in law enforcement the way people used to be. “We are digging holes where we have never dug before looking for recruits. Looking for … Read more

Maryland Voters Will Decide the Fate of Recreational Marijuana | Latest News

SALISBURY, Md. – Ballot measure 4 asks Marylanders whether they should be legal to use marijuana recreationally. It would be legal only for those 21 years and older starting in July of 2023. The General Assembly would determine use, distribution, regulation and taxation. Kris Furnish, president of Maryland Marijuana Justice, says Maryland should be leading … Read more