Zachary James Dale

Zachary James Dale


Zachary James Dale of Ocean Pines, graduated from the United States Coast Guard basic training program in Cape May, New Jersey, on Sept. 4.

More than 600 people watched the graduation via live stream.

He is now stationed in Montauk, New York.

Dale is a 2019 graduate of Stephen Decatur High School in Berlin. He is the son of Nancie Corbett, owner Blue Bird Farm in Ocean Pines, and David Dale of Berlin.


Enjoy a night of storytelling, featuring performances from regional actors, writers, toastmakers and storytellers.

All proceeds and donation will go to Relay For Life and benefit the American Cancer Society.

The live Zoom event will take place Friday, Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. Recorded Zoom shows are scheduled for Sept. 12, 18 and 19 at 7 p.m., and Sept. 13 and 20 at 2 p.m.

There is no cost to watch. Donations will be accepted. Visit

The event is hosted by Avery Hall Insurance’s Relay For Life team and Lower Shore Performing Arts Company.


Every year, the Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City holds several fundraisers, but the covid-19 pandemic has prevented them from happening.

The club still needs to raise money to support its programs benefiting local youth and other community service organizations, so the group is offer a year-long “Kiwanis Lottery Raffle.”

Kiwanis members will be selling tickets and the club will also have a table set up at the Ocean Pines Farmers Market most Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

For $20 a ticket, the purchaser gets 365 drawings, for their ticket number. Payouts are $20 per evening except for 17 special dates when the winnings are higher, namely, $50 to $250. Tickets must be completed by Dec. 31, to be eligible.

All proceeds support local scholarships and youth programs. Visit, or the Kiwanis Club of Ocean Pines/Ocean City Facebook page for more details.

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