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Joshua Philip Holcombe  Cecil Daily

RISING SUN — Joshua Philip Holcombe Feb. 14, 1986 - Sept. 1, 2019.



Rising Sun High grads asked to make 'extraordinary lives'  Cecil Daily

RISING SUN — With a shout of jubilation and a toss of caps in the air, the Rising Sun High School Class of 2019 ended one chapter and is ready to turn the ...



Montgomery Co. teacher is Md. Teacher of the Year finalist  WTOP

Madeline Hanington, who teaches English and digital literacy at the Hallie Wells Middle School, in Montgomery County, is one of seven finalists for the award.



Maryland 'Teacher of the Year' finalists announced | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

Baltimore, MD – Seven finalists have been announced for 2019-2020 Maryland Teacher of the Year. The finalists are: Teresa Beilstein, Anne Arundel County; ...



Perry, of RSHS, named 2019 CCPS Teacher of the Year  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Josie Perry, a social studies teacher at Rising Sun High School, was named the 2019 Cecil County Public Schools Teacher of the Year on Tuesday ...



CCPS Teacher of the Year Perry seeks to unite village  Cecil Daily

RISING SUN — Josie Perry always knew she wanted to work in a profession where she could help people, but the idea of teaching simply wasn't on her radar ...



Hometown USA: A New Day Is Dawning for Rising Sun, Maryland  Agriculture.com

Executive Editor Betsy Freese returns to her hometown, Rising Sun, Maryland, to uncover the town's changes since she graduated from Rising Sun High School ...



Rising Sun High Class of 2018 celebrates a new dawn  Cecil Daily

NORTH EAST — Rising Sun High School was treated to a beautiful setting sun as 286 members of the Class of 2018 graduated on Thursday evening on the ...



Rising Sun, county at odds over utility expansion  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Rising Sun officials have an aggressive plan to provide water *service* for those who want it surrounding their borders. The problem, in their eyes, ...



Rising Sun High School First Marking Period Honor Roll  Cecil Daily

Grade 9 Distinguished Honor Roll. Hannah Baker, Jenna Bell, Anna Birney, Faith Brooks, Anna Carder, Rachel Chapman, Maria Consiglio, Ella Cost, Nathaniel ...



Tech school grads reminded to 'show up, do work, be nice'  Cecil Daily

RISING SUN — After coming back from the brink of death earlier this school year, Gurmannat "GG" Ghuman is just happy to be graduating high school.



Former CCPS teacher who killed puppy gets 6 months  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — A former Elkton High School physical education teacher received a six-month jail term Monday for fatally kicking a puppy named “Buck” that he ...



Harry Potter Night enchants community at RSHS  Cecil Daily

RISING SUN — Cecil County Public School students, families and community members stepped into the wizarding world for a night of magic and merriment ...



Rising Sun High musical draws controversy over religious themes  Cecil Whig

RISING SUN — A national organization is demanding Cecil County Public Schools cancel a school musical set to be performed this weekend because the ...



Rising Sun High student injured in school assault  Cecil Whig

Rising Sun — An ambulance transported a student from Rising Sun High School to Christiana Hospital in Delaware on Monday after a fellow pupil attacked him ...



Rising Sun High grads give bittersweet goodbye to Gellrich  Cecil Whig

NORTH EAST — Rising Sun High School Principal Anne Gellrich gave her final graduation speech Thursday night at commencement exercises for the Class of ...



County School of Technology graduates 294 | Schools | cecildaily.com  Cecil Daily

NORTH EAST — The Cecil County School of Technology awarded certificates of completion to 294 students in 20 vocations Tuesday night in ceremonies held ...



Thomas “TJ” James McMillan  Cecil Daily

Thomas “TJ” James McMillan of Rising Sun, MD, age 22, passed away tragically on Friday, November 2, 2018. He was born in Lancaster, PA on July 20, 1996 to ...



Rising Sun High teacher shocked by state Teacher of the Year win  Cecil Whig

Rhonda Holmes-Blankenship, an English teacher at Rising Sun High School, was named the 2012-13 Maryland Teacher of the Year at a gala reception Friday ...



RSHS student banned for making 'veiled threats' about graduation  Cecil Whig

RISING SUN — A 17-year-old Rising Sun High School student has been banned from school grounds after making a “veiled threat” about graduation in a ...



STEM students present research at CCPS showcase | Schools  Cecil Daily

CECIL COUNTY — After a year's worth of scientific studies and experiments, the next generation of scientists, technology experts, engineers and ...



CCPS prepares to break ground on new Ches. City Elem.  Cecil Daily

CHESAPEAKE CITY — Crews are beginning site work on the new Chesapeake City Elementary School, according to Perry Willis, CCPS executive director of ...



Cecil teens take drug prevention advocacy to Capitol Hill  Cecil Daily

WASHINGTON, D.C. — “Wait, you guys came up with the PSA ideas or you acted in them?”



Eagle Scout brings Gaga to Rising Sun park  Cecil Daily

RISING SUN — Taylor House was putting the finishing touches on his Eagle Scout project in Veterans Memorial Park when a couple of kids crossed the bridge ...



Missing Rising Sun teen found safe  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — A Rising Sun teenager who disappeared last week was located Wednesday night in Baltimore, according to police.



Clem Vaughan hired as new Rising Sun football coach  Cecil Whig

NORTH EAST — Rising Sun has a new football coach.



Rising Sun High receives $10000 donation  Cecil Whig

Rising Sun High School and Cecil County Public School officials accepted a $10000 donation from McDonalds on Friday in recognition of English teacher ...



CCPS shuffles four principals, 17 assistant principals | Schools  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — As the new school year approaches, Cecil County Public Schools students prepare to enter new grades and even new schools. But the students are ...



Conowingo man killed in crash with trash truck  Cecil Daily

CONOWINGO — A Conowingo man was killed in a Friday afternoon collision with a trash truck, according to police.



CCPS announces 10 principal moves in system | Schools  Cecil Whig

CECIL COUNTY — More than a third of the county's schools will have new leaders next school year as 10 schools — including two high schools — are slated to.



Cecil County's corollary sports program continues to grow  Cecil Whig

ELKTON —There was little room to navigate through the enthusiastic crowd of spectators, staff, local officials, coaches and students who packed the 32-lane ...



John Carroll student, Joshua Hamer, laid to rest  Baltimore Sun

A funeral *service* will be held Tuesday morning for Joshua "Josh" Evan Hamer, the John Carroll School student who died from injuries when a vehicle in which ...



Rising Sun teen killed in Conowingo crash  Cecil Whig

CONOWINGO — A teen who graduated from Rising Sun High School earlier this month was killed Friday when he inadvertently touched a live wire, after the car ...



Rising Sun High senior class throws 'beach party' prank  Cecil Whig

Early Wednesday morning, a dump truck arrived at Rising Sun High School and dropped 18 tons of sand onto the rear parking lot.



School bus crash injures two students, driver  Cecil Whig

COLORA — A crash involving a Cecil County Public Schools bus and a pickup truck at a Colora intersection Tuesday afternoon sent two students to an area ...



Rising Sun wins by shutout in QA's first region final  MyEasternShoreMD

CENTREVILLE — All of Molly Dill's pitches were working Monday afternoon except her change-up. She didn't need it.



State dismisses serial rape case against Elkton teen  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Prosecutors have dropped their criminal case against Isiah Lavonte McCargo — a teen who had been jailed approximately one year and nine ...



Rising Sun's Hildebran steps down, Crouse takes over as athletic director  Cecil Whig

Rising Sun athletic director George Hildebran has stepped down from his position, the school announced earlier this week.



CCPS, county sign agreement on turf field usage  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — Cecil County Public Schools and the Cecil County government signed off on an agreement Wednesday that streamlines the way the public will rent ...



Bellefonte state playoff run brings back memories for coach Dan Fravel  Centre Daily Times

Dan Fravel paused for eight seconds to gather his emotions. “You'll understand here in a second,” the Bellefonte coach said, tears forming in his eyes.



New CCPL director reflects on career, future goals  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — For Morgan Miller, becoming the Cecil County Public Library director was both a job she was destined for and one she never dreamed she'd hold.



Parks & Rec budget aims to balance residents, tourneys  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — With county officials proposing a $3 million investment in Calvert Regional Park to draw more people in, county Department of Parks and Recreation ...



Jim Schulte takes over as Newark girls basketball coach  Newark Post

Jim Schulte is the new girls basketball head coach at Newark High, but neither the team nor the school is new to him.



SunFest returns Saturday with parade, food, entertainment  Cecil Daily

Among the crowd favorites to return to SunFest in Rising Sun Saturday is the tug-o-war that pits town officials against members of the Rising Sun Chamber of ...



CCPS announces two principal changes for next school year  Cecil Whig

CECIL COUNTY — One year after a principal shuffle that saw more than a third of the county's schools get new leaders, Cecil County Public Schools has ...



Roberta Lynn Copenhaver  Cecil Daily

Roberta Lynn Copenhaver, 61, of Elkton, MD, passed away Monday, August 27, 2018 at home. Born July 4, 1957 in Elkton, she was the daughter of Anna Burton ...



Gilpin Manor ready for first day of school  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — After crews worked feverishly all summer to complete construction on the new Gilpin Manor Elementary School, the building will be ready to open its ...



Local coach with Ripken ties forms travel baseball team  Cecil Whig

Matt Backert, a Rising Sun graduate and the former director of Ripken Baseball Operations, has formed a travel baseball team for area youth. The Maryland ...



Rising Sun Marching Band performs in Walt Disney World  Cecil Whig

RISING SUN — Students in the Rising Sun High School Marching Band had a fairytale ending to a year of hard work when they performed outside Cinderella ...



Mattix on Matters: New beginning for local tattoo artist  Cecil Whig

While I was out and about . . . Justin Holcombe, a 2000 graduate of Rising Sun High School, has come home to establish his business and help his community.



Aberdeen begins new year on gridiron; Chris Matlack now in charge  Baltimore Sun

Chris Matlack, a 33-year old special education educator steps up from the assistant coach ranks to lead an Eagles program that has struggled the past two ...



John L. Thomas, Jr.  Cecil Daily

John Littleton "Tommy" Thomas, Jr. died peacefully following a brief hospitalization at Kaiser Medical Center in Baldwin Park, CA on July, 4, 2018 at the age of ...



Teen sentenced for molesting girl in his neighborhood  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — A North East-area teen who molested a girl in his neighborhood two years ago, when he was a 17-year-old high school student, received a two-year ...



Agents talk to students about parole, probation | Schools  Cecil Whig

RISING SUN — People often think of parole and probation officers as tough, authoritarian figures who are eager to send people back to prison. The reality is ...



Bo Manor High turf field tops parks budget request  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — To nurture the Cecil County Department of Parks and Recreation's blossoming local and regional success, County Executive Alan McCarthy's ...



Work begins on turf field at North East High  Cecil Daily

NORTH EAST — Installation of the fourth artificial turf field in Cecil County began this week and is expected to be completed by fall.



Jesse David Romberger  Cecil Whig

Jesse David Romberger of Rising Sun, MD, beloved son of David and Vicki (Koppenhaver) Romberger, passed away unexpectedly at home on his 17th birthday ...



Cariello retirement leads to CCPS administration changes | News Archive  My Eastern Shore

ELKTON — The retirement of longtime Cecil County Public Schools administrator Vincent Cariello has set off a range of changes among the system's leadership ...



School board leaders Branch, Wintersgill say goodbye | Schools  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Cecil County Board of Education President Dawn Branch and Board Member Wendy Wintersgill participated in their final school board meeting ...



Buckley promoted to CCPS associate superintendent  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — As Cecil County Public Schools prepares to say goodbye to Superintendent D'Ette Devine later this week and welcomes incoming Superintendent ...



Neighbors express concerns over proposed chicken farm  Cecil Whig

RISING SUN — More than 100 people gathered at the American Legion on East Main Street on Monday night to voice their concerns about the pending ...



20th St. Mary Anne's Garden Market could be 'biggest ever'  Cecil Whig

NORTH EAST — This weekend, garden-goers will have the opportunity to flock to St. Mary Anne's Episcopal Church for the 20th annual Garden Market.



Cecil NAACP promotes voting rights at 56th annual banquet  Cecil Daily

CHESAPEAKE CITY — When Laurabelle Hope helped found the Cecil County chapter of the NAACP in 1962, she was *fresh* out of college, but already she ...



'Heathers' at Streetlamp Productions is a stunner  Cecil Whig

RISING SUN — High school is tough, but at Veronica Sawyer's Westerburg High School in “Heathers — The Musical,” you may end up dead, or laughing ...



Little-Allen  Cecil Whig

Stacey Ann Little and Christopher Matthew Allen, both of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., are engaged to be married.



Cecil Eats: Granite Run Taproom brings craft-focused fare to Port Deposit  Cecil Whig

PORT DEPOSIT — This is not a town of gentle delicacies. To capture the historic river port's truest self, you have to find a way to navigate both the remarkable.



Rising Sun town officials show support for police  Cecil Whig

RISING SUN — Back in October 1961, President John F. Kennedy signed a bill designating May 15 of every year as Peace Officers Memorial Day so this nation ...



Stepping Out: Vans keep Rising Sun's mayor stylish  Cecil Whig

Who: Travis Marion, 28, mayor of Rising Sun. In 2014, Marion became Rising Sun's youngest mayor. One of Marion's passion projects while in public *service* ...



Couple charged in rape of disabled daughter  Cecil Whig

CECIL COUNTY — A married county couple is facing criminal charges after the husband allegedly raped his mentally challenged, adult stepdaughter while his ...



Mattix on Matters: Phys ed teacher opens fitness center  Cecil Whig

While I was out and about ... Dreams are starting to come true this year for one Cecil County Public School physical education teacher. David Blankenship, who ...



Comcast NBCuniversal Awards $110,000 In Scholarships To 101 Maryland High School Seniors  PR Newswire

ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast NBCUniversal today announced that it has awarded approximately $110,000 in scholarships for the ...



Janet R. Null | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Janet R. Null, age 96, formerly of Cochranville, passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at the Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Community. She was the ...



STEM students prepare for annual capstone event | Schools  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — Work from Cecil County's scientists of tomorrow will be on display next week for the annual Capstone Gallery Walk with Cecil County Public Schools.



Cecil College starts new social media campaign using students  Cecil Whig

NORTH EAST — As with any important invention, when social media cropped up over a decade ago, it carried with it plenty of unrealized potential.



Police identify motorcyclist killed in Telegraph Road crash  Cecil Whig

A motorcyclist was killed and four other people were injured Monday evening when a car collided with a motorcycle and caught fire near Rising Sun, police said.



Marine waited decades to come home | Memorial Day 2016 | cecildaily.com  Cecil Whig

WASHINGTON, D.C. — As a fine mist fell over the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, dozens of schoolchildren from around America scurried past the stark black ...



Here Are The Best Sophomore Girls Returners In XC  MileSplit

Up next in our compiling of best XC returners are the sophomore girls.



Find your school's 2018 ISTEP scores  Chalkbeat Indiana

Only half of Indiana's elementary and middle school students passed both English and math state ISTEP exams in 2018, results that have stubbornly held firm for ...



KCHS is 4th in Special Olympics state bocce tournament  My Eastern Shore

CHESTERTOWN — Kent County High School's unified bocce team of three Special Olympics athletes and two “partners” placed fourth, one spot out of the ...



Calvert tourneys raise questions on balancing residents' needs  Cecil Daily

CALVERT — As Cecil County focuses its efforts on expanding Calvert Regional Park, county Parks and Recreation officials are faced with questions on how to ...



Thousands of schoolchildren take the plunge  WBAL Baltimore

The Polar Bear Cool School Plunge is a one-day event where students from 73 schools make good on their promise to take a dip in the chilly Chesapeake Bay ...



Seniors honored by DCHF  Country 103.9 WRBI

Lawrenceburg, In. — The Dearborn County Hospital Foundation recognized 17 high school seniors at their annual scholarship banquet hosted by the Dearborn ...



APGFCU awards $15K in scholarships  Cecil Whig

ABERDEEN — Aberdeen Proving Ground Federal Credit Union is proud to announce the winners of its Annual College Scholarship Competition awarding ...



Cameron Yale & Jon Maier Jr.  Cecil Whig

Cameron Corinne Yale and Jon Michael Maier Jr., of Newark, Del., were joined in matrimony on May 20, 2017, during a ceremony at Hartefeld National Golf ...



County schools cafeteria workers train at scratch-cooking boot camp  Cecil Whig

When students return to Cecil County schools this fall, they'll probably notice a school lunch menu with a little more flavor in it thanks to a culinary boot camp ...



Find your school's 2017 ISTEP scores here  Chalkbeat Indiana

Use Chalkbeat's database to search for your school's individual results on Indiana's 2017 ISTEP for English, math and both tests. For more information about the ...



Salisbury names Phi Eta Sigma freshmen | Have You Heard  Cecil Whig

SALISBURY — Salisbury University recently announced those freshmen inducted into Phi Eta Sigma, the national freshman honor society. They include:



County teams compete in corollary athletics bowling finals  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — Despite Mother Nature's best attempts, Cecil County Public Schools finally held its county corollary athletics bowling finals at Elk Lanes on Friday.



MD Faerie Festival comes to Camp Ramblewood this weekend  Cecil Whig

DARLINGTON — The Maryland Faerie Festival is a unique and one-of-a kind event that takes place annually at Camp Ramblewood in Darlington, located at ...



Sortable Table: 2014 A-F Letter Grades For Every Ind. School  Indiana Public Media

A sortable table of 2014 A-F grades for all Indiana schools.



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