Photo Gallery: New Year’s Eve 2020 in Salisbury

Downtown Salisbury rang in the New Year – and a new decade — with the seventh annual New Year’s Eve Ball Drop last Tuesday night, presented by Gillis Gilkerson.  The night was filled with live music by AMP Studios and the Tops Cut Off DJ Team, plus special guest acts, giveaways and confetti at midnight. […]

Photo Gallery: 2019 Salisbury Christmas Parade

The Salisbury Jaycees on Sunday hosted the 73rd annual Salisbury Christmas Parade, presented by Mountaire Farms. This year’s theme is “A Very Country Christmas.” Nearly 100 entries participated, including floats, marching bands, area fire departments, Scout troops, animal units and elected officials. For more than 70 years, the Salisbury Jaycees have diligently worked to plan […]

Photo Gallery: Mayor & council sworn to new terms

In a public event held Monday night at Salisbury Fire Department Station 16, city Mayor Jake Day and the five members of the City Council were sworn to new terms. All six elected officials faced the voters earlier this month and will fill terms extending until 2023.

Great Clue Caper marks another great year

The Great Clue Caper is the major fundraiser for the Village of Hope. It’s a scavenger hunt (think Amazing Race) held throughout Wicomico County. Teams compete to solve puzzles, search for clues, complete activities and arrive at the finish line before time runs out. At the end of the race, the teams celebrate with a […]

Photo Gallery: Read Across America 2019

On Saturday at the Wicomico Public Library in Downtown Salisbury, more than two dozen children participated in the Salisbury Jaycees’ annual Read Across America event. Children had the opportunity to interact with the Cat in the Hat, Sherman the Shorebird, Buffalo Wild Wings mascot Jester and Saul the Salisbury Jaycees bear during the Salisbury Jaycees’ […]

Photo Gallery: Treat Street another big Jaycees’ success

Some 1,800 people attended the Salisbury Jaycees’ 11th annual Treat Street safe Halloween trick-or-treating event last week on Salisbury’s Downtown Plaza. Activities included candy tables, games, popcorn, story time, local mascots, cartoons, face painting, coloring and community tables.

Photo Gallery: Fruitland Falcons at SU

The Fruitland Falcons Football U8 and U10 teams played at Salisbury University’s Seagull Stadium on Saturday. The U8 team played two games, followed by U10 playing a semi-final round to determine which team advanced to the league championship, according to Coach Kevin Lindsay. “This is the second year of event. We did this with once […]

Photo Gallery: Piedmont retires last Dash 8 in fleet

Piedmont Airlines retired the de Havilland “Dash 8” fleet, top, with a water canon salute on July 4. The retirement comes 33 years after the first Dash was delivered to Salisbury by company founder Richard Henson. After deregulation in the 1980s, the Dash revolutionized regional airline service, providing modern, comfortable air transportation to communities too […]

Photo Gallery: City dedicates Butch Walker Way

The city of Salisbury, Mayor Jake Day and Wicomico County Public Schools all participated last Friday in an honorary renaming of Long Avenue for Wi-Hi coach Butch Waller. For 52 years Butch Waller has been Head Coach of the Wi-Hi Boys Basketball Team. This past season Coach Waller passed the 800 career wins mark, and […]

Photo Gallery: 32nd Annual Martin Luther King Youth Activity

Hundreds of youngsters from across the Shore joined in the celebration of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center on Monday. The morning began with the 32nd Annual Youth Activity presented by the Salisbury High School Association. End the evening with the Tri-County MLK Coalition at the 33rd […]