Hazels are presented prestigious Salisbury Award

Philanthropists and community volunteers Colleen Hazel and Morgan Hazel are the recipients of this year’s award presented to Salisbury’s top civic participants. The Salisbury Award is the community’s oldest and most prestigious independent civic award. First given in 1926, the award was established and originally endowed by local businessman G. William Phillips to recognize “service […]

Prestigious Salisbury Award goes to Gladys Mary Jones

Saying she never liked surprises, but certainly wouldn’t complain, 98-year-old Gladys Mary Jones accepted the prestigious Salisbury Award for 2018 on Tuesday afternoon. She was honored for founding the Fruitland Community Center in 1984 and teaching and mentoring hundreds of children after retiring from a 42-year teaching career at Morris Street Elementary School. Later, the […]

Greater Salisbury Committee is honored with 2017 Salisbury Award

The Greater Salisbury Committee was honored with the prestigious 65th annual Salisbury Award, given at the 150th anniversary of Wicomico County last week. GSC Chairman Ron Boltz accepted the civic award, designed to recognize “service that has been the greatest benefit to the happiness, prosperity, intellectual advancement or moral growth of the community.” The Greater […]