Monday, November 30, 2020

EYE VIEWS












LINKS FOR NEWS, WEATHER, AND MORE:
(CLICK ON ADDRESS TO CONNECT)

Pocomoke Weather 
https://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lat=38.0753&lon=-75.5684#.XDNTRlxKi1s

National/World News  
https://news.google.com/?cf=all&edchanged=1&ict=lbe_ca&pz=1&zx=w6wyo3i22hil&hl=en-US&gl=US&ceid=US:en#-2506255281770966552

Local News
wboc.com

wmdt.com

esva.net 

Obituaries
https://www.tributearchive.com/funeral-homes/us/md/pocomoke-city/fh-1119071
https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/delmarvanow/obituary-location.aspx?recentdate=4

City Of Pocomoke
https://www.cityofpocomoke.com/

Worcester County Public Schools
http://worcesterk12.org/

Marva Theater 
https://marvatheater.com/

Delmarva Discovery Center 
https://www.delmarvadiscoverycenter.org/

Downtown Pocomoke  
http://downtownpocomoke.com/

Pocomoke Fire Company 
http://www.pocomokefire.com/

Worcester County Health Department
https://worcesterhealth.org/

Somerset County Health Department
https://somersethealth.org/

Worcester County Humane Society
https://worcestercountyhumanesociety.org/


Worcester County Recreation & Parks   
http://www.worcesterrecandparks.org/

Pocomoke Area Chamber Of Commerce
http://www.pocomokechamber.com/



New Covid-19 treatment to be offered locally

 

(WBOC)

SALISBURY, Md.- Starting Tuesday, TidalHealth will become a regional referral site for the administration of a new COVID-19 treatment that drew attention when it was used to treat President Donald Trump for the virus.

View full article:

TidalHealth to Offer New COVID-19 Treatment - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Sunday, November 29, 2020

Time Machine: 1924, 1957, 1940, 2007, 1896, 1985, 1974.

 


August, 1924 (Two items)


Worcester Democrat

December, 1957

Crisfield Post


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The Time Machine will feature Holiday items during the next three weeks.

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March, 1940

(When a load of lumber like this smashes through the roof of your car, you've got to think quickly-or else. Marion Duncan, of Pocomoke City, Md., did just that when passing the heavily-laden truck, he saw it skid on the icy road and the load of planks topple. Duncan slid to the floor of his sedan, escaped injury. He later discovered truck was one he sold recently.)

                                                                   The Bradenton Herald (Bradenton, Fl)

February, 2007

Daily Times (Salisbury)

 May, 1896 

Knoxville Sentinel (Knoxville, Tn)




1985  ..  Legendary Ocean City mayor Harry Kelly passes away. (A future Time Machine article)


1974  ..  




Friday, November 27, 2020

Time Machine Preview

 This Sunday here at The Pocomoke Public Eye:

1924  ..  


1940  ..  A well known Pocomoke businessman on the receiving end of a freak mishap escapes injury.


2007  ..  Pocomoke City church to begin reconstruction following fire.

1896  ..  An article looks way back to the "Cornstalk Militia" in Worcester County during the time of the American Revolution.



The Pocomoke and Tangier virtual tour

 

Tangier Island, Pocomoke River now online as virtual tours through Chesapeake Conservancy

The tours, similar to Google Street View, provide an additional prospective to include the water. Virtual visitors can see the beauty of the Chesapeake and explore these special places from their computer, device, or mobile phone.

View full article:

Tangier Island, Pocomoke River now online as virtual tours through Chesapeake Conservancy | County Times (csctimes.com)

Visit www.chesapeakeconservancy.org to view all 14 virtual tours and vignettes of special places in the Chesapeake

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Thanksgiving-

 (Published the day before Thanksgiving, 1980.)


Daily Times (Salisbury)
Isabelle Leach (1911-2007)

Sunday, November 22, 2020

Time Machine: 1970, 1989, 1917, 1978, 1861, 1939, 1970, 1979.




Eating out for Thanksgiving 50 years ago..
November, 1970

Daily Times (Salisbury)

August, 1989



Evening Sun (Baltimore)


November, 1917

Democratic Messenger

Footnote: Green Run Beach on Assateague Island, across from Public Landing, was a popular resort destination before the time of Ocean City.  A large hotel there offered accommodations to the vacationing public. After the mid-1870's its popularity declined, loosing its visitors to Ocean City.


October, 1978

Daily Times (Salisbury)

November, 1861

Bradford Reporter (Towanda, Pa.)



August, 1939
Worcester Democrat




1970  ..  Bridge Over Troubled Water is the Grammy Song Of The Year (the title song from Simon and Garfunkel's final album together).

1979  ..  Too close for comfort on the East Coast- partial nuclear meltdown at Three Mile Island.




Friday, November 20, 2020

Time Machine Preview

 This Sunday here at The Pocomoke Public Eye:


1989  ..  



1917  ..


1978  ..  


1861  ..  4,000 Union troops reported to be leaving Worcester County for the Eastern Shore of Virginia.

1939  ..  (Ad) Seventy Five Cents dinner menu at the Hotel Pocomoke.