VA Woman Charged in Pocomoke Stabbing Incident

A Virginia woman has been charged after a stabbing in Pocomoke Thursday night. Worcester County Sheriff’s office was called to Stockton Road for a stabbing victim who was treated at Tidal Health in Salisbury and released later Thursday night. Officials with the Worcester Bureau of Investigation located the suspect – 40 year old Chacarra Townsend…

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Several Eastern Shore Projects Awarded Revitalization Tax Credits

The Maryland Historical Trust has awarded 16 projects over $19-million in revitalization tax credits to breathe new life into out communities and towns. Governor Larry Hogan says these awards will allow for refurbishments to revitalize sites in local communities across the state. Projects selected include the Woolworth building in Cambridge, 11, 15-19 North Main Street…

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Two Worcester County Men Sentenced


A 19 year old Pocomoke man has been sentenced to life in prison for murder. Court officials say Marion Maddox pleaded guilty in September to 1st degree murder after the shooting death in August of 2020 of 38 year old Deavon Davis in Pocomoke. Police say the victim and two relatives were leaving the basketball…

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Worcester Sheriff’s Deputy Suspended during Assault Investigation

The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office has arrested and charged Deputy Sheriff Corporal Stephen Gulyas of Pocomoke City after a domestic related incident. His police powers were suspended on Monday – and he remains suspended pending the outcome of an internal investigation – and the outcome of the criminal charges. Gulyas, who is 36, is charged…

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Crash Near Pocomoke Leaves Man Dead


A Pocomoke man is dead after a crash Wednesday night near Pocomoke. Maryland State Police say around 8:30 last night a Trailblazer driven by 26 year old Jesse Bowden crossed the center line on Lambertson Road and overturned in a field. Bowden was the only person in the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the…

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