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Salisbury man convicted of assault after strangling wife during argument

SALISBURY, Md. – A Salisbury man has been convicted of assault and other charges stemming from a December 2021 incident. Darius Deal was convicted of first and second degree assault, as well as reckless endangerment, following a jury trial in Wicomico County. The judge postponed sentencing to allow for a pre-sentence investigation to be completed.

Mrs. Alice Corbin of Temperanceville

Funeral services for Mrs. Alice Corbin of Temperanceville, will be conducted Saturday at 1PM from St. John Independent Church, Messongo, with Rev. Brenda Wise officiating. Interment will be in the Groton Community Cemetery, Messongo. Arrangements by the Cooper & Humbles Funeral Co., Accomac. More information can be found at

SBY zoo updates, big plans for expansion in the works

SALISBURY, Md. – The Salisbury Zoological park has been giving residents a free and exciting adventure with wild animals for over 60 years. Even though the zoo has gone through some major changes since its beginning, those with the park say they have a lot more plans in the work. “Trying to give them natural spaces that enhance their normal characteristics and abilities,” says zoo Director, Leonora Dillon.

Phippins Crafting Corner cuts ribbon

CAMBRIDGE — The owners of Phippin’s Crafting Corner was joined by the Dorchester Chamber of Commerce and the community for a grand opening ribbon cutting on Tuesday, June 21, at the business’s location, 201 Maryland Avenue in Cambridge.
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Oates Wins NDIA Tester Of The Year

WEBSTER FIELD ANNEX, ST. INIGOES, Md. – NAVAIR’s National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) Tester of the Year is Lt. Cmdr. Matthew “Broates” Oates, government flight test director for small tactical unmanned aircraft systems at Air Test and Evaluation Squadron TWO FOUR (UX-24). Competition is fierce for...

Jay Copeland visits Wicomico Co. summer camp

SALISBURY, Md. – Campers at Wicomico County’s Title I summer camp got quite the surprise on Wednesday. American Idol star and Salisbury native Jay Copeland paid the students a visit and even sang a song for them. We want to hear your good news, just email

Run SBY marathon opens early registration

SALISBURY, Md. – Run SBY is beginning to prepare for the 5th annual Run SBY marathon which will be on April 1st. This past April marked the first time the run could be in-person again since COVID. Although next year the course will remain the same, organizers say they’re planning to make it even bigger and better.

Somerset Health Dept. Announces July COVID-19 Vaccination Schedule

WESTOVER, Md.- The Somerset County Health Department has announced its vaccination schedule for children and adults during the month of July. All events will be held at the Somerset County Health Department, Section C, 8928 Sign Post Road, Suite 2, Westover, Md. Somerset Health will be offering Pfizer (6 months...

Drug investigation concludes with arrest of Salisbury man

SALISBURY, Md. – A Salisbury man was arrested earlier this month following a drug investigation. As a result of an ongoing drug investigation, deputies obtained a search and seizure warrant for the home of 41-year-old Terrence Hugee, located in the 800 block of College Lane. Surveillance was established on the residence on June 9th, during which Hugee was seen leaving. A traffic stop was initiated, and the warrant was executed on the apartment.
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Maryland blue crab sauce over pasta ‘delightful dish’

(July 1, 2022) Mutual correlations in human perceptions and sensory receptiveness are key components in the acknowledgement of “taste.”. The theory of colloidal chemistry is an intricate part in the art of sauce making. A colloid is the presence of a small article in another substance. Fusion keeps menus...

One Mission Cambridge plans open house

CAMBRIDGE — Since its opening on June 6, One Mission Cambridge has served over 140 people in need. The first week alone, the coalition of Christian churches and ministries called to meet the physical and spiritual needs of men, women…

Ricky Raiseem Whittington, 40

Ricky Raiseem Whittington of Woodbridge, VA died unexpectedly on Friday, June 10, 2022 from injuries sustained in a vehicle crash. Ricky was born in Salisbury and was the son of Karen Whittington-White and the late Ricky Lemont Whittington. Ricky was raised in Parsonsburg and graduated from Parkside High School in...