Suspect in fatal Caroline shooting arrested in N.J.

DENTON — The suspect wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of a man earlier this month in Caroline County was taken into custody late this morning in New Jersey, a statement from the Maryland State Police said Thursday. The suspect is identified as a 33-year-old resident of Denton. He was arrested without incident shortly […]

Shore worries about loss of MSP Trooper 6 medivac

DENTON — Residents of the Eastern Shore have a new worry about their health, in addition to, or because of, the COVID-19 virus. Early in the pandemic, Maryland State Comptroller Peter Franchot said the state would not collect taxes from businesses, and even encouraged them to hold onto their cash as the situation developed — […]

Caroline’s total is 12 cases; two have recovered

DENTON – On Tuesday morning, officials from the Caroline County Department of Emergency Services reported three new cases of COVID-19 during the previous 24 hours. Caroline’s total positive cases are 12. Two are reported as recovered. “Good news for those who have asked for location information, the Health Department has determined that since we have […]

Caroline Co. adds two cases, total is 9

DENTON — On Monday morning at 10 a.m., the Caroline County Health Department announced the detection of two additional cases of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total to nine. Acknowledging the public’s desire for as much information as possible about these and other cases, officials also passed along the reasons for the release of certain information, […]

Caroline County has seventh COVID-19 case

DENTON — The Caroline County Department of Emergency Services announced on Sunday at 12:30 p.m. that the county’s seventh positive case of COVID-19 had been identified. “The individual is a male in his 20s with no underlying health conditions,” a statement from the department said. “We are prohibited by the Maryland Department of Health from […]

Funding expands Md. Meals for Achievement

BALTIMORE – The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) has awarded $7.55 million in State funds to 522 schools selected to participate in Maryland Meals for Achievement (MMFA), an alternative breakfast delivery program that provides students with free, in-classroom breakfast. Of the 522 schools selected for MMFA, 32 schools are additional for school year 2019-2020. […]