Sunday, September 22, 2019

TIME MACHINE: 1916, 2004, 1965, 1900.




July, 1916
Baltimore Sun



February, 2004

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Sunday Times (Salisbury)



February, 1965
The Daily Mail (Hagerstown, Md.)



June, 1900
Peninsula Enterprise





1977.. 



1959..  


The Time Machine is a weekly feature I've enjoyed researching and compiling on The Pocomoke Public Eye since 2011.  I have fond memories of growing up in Pocomoke City and welcome reader contributions we can share about things you've read, remember, or were told relating to our Pocomoke/Eastern shore area...a sentence, a paragraph, or more all fine. Just email it.



Friday, September 20, 2019

Time Machine Preview

This Sunday here at The Pocomoke Public Eye..

1916.. Pocomoke makes pitch with five reasons to be included in tour of Maryland farms.

2004.. Golden year for an Eastern Shore treasure- The Exmore Diner. 

1965..  Pocomoke considering restructuring its governing body by hiring a town manager, reducing the number of city council members, and increasing the salary of the council and mayor. 

1900..  The era of horseless carriages is rapidly approaching and the expense of keeping such vehicles "will be mere nothing."

Thursday, September 19, 2019

December Day Tour Trips

MOTORCOACH

We are excited to welcome back our Motorcoach Tour program.  Come on out and join us on some fun-filled, family friendly, day trips!

MOTORCOACH SCHEDULE

2019 TRIPS

Monday, December 2, 2019 -  New York City Rockettes Christmas Spectacular or On Your Own 
Sunday, December 9, 2019 - Colonial Williamsburg
Saturday, December 14, 2019 - New York City On Your Own
Thursday, December 19, 2019 - Longwood Gardens 
More info here:
http://www.worcesterrecandparks.org/programs/motorcoach

Monday, September 16, 2019

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.legacy.com/funeral-homes/maryland/pocomoke-city/holloway-funeral-home/fh-7878

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 Humane Society
https://worcestercountyhumanesociety.org/


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

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



"Over A Century's Worth Of Wisdom"

(WESR)

An interview with a Parksley woman who is now 101.

View video:
https://shoredailynews.com/headlines/shore-perspectives-emma-edwards-age-101/

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Time Machine: 1916, 1988, 1942, 1899, 1994.




February, 1916


The Morning News (Wilmington)


October, 1988



 Daily Times (Salisbury)

September, 1942


Worcester Democrat



June, 1899

The Virginian Pilot (Norfolk)


ACROSS THE USA
SEPTEMBER 15, 1994
               





Daily Times (Salisbury)




1964.. The Warren Commission concludes that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone in the JFK assassination.

1981.. The Charles and Diana Royal Wedding is clearly the social event of the year.


The Time Machine is a weekly feature I've enjoyed researching and compiling on The Pocomoke Public Eye since 2011.  I have fond memories of growing up in Pocomoke City and welcome reader contributions we can share about things you've read, remember, or were told relating to our Pocomoke/Eastern shore area...a sentence, a paragraph, or more all fine. Just email it.


Friday, September 13, 2019

Time Machine Preview

This Sunday here at The Pocomoke Public Eye..

1916.. It's said to be the biggest event of its kind in Pocomoke in 50 years, happening at the corner of Second and Walnut Streets. 

1988.. Six new teachers join the staff of Pocomoke Middle School.

1942.. (Ad) A Pocomoke insurance agency is encouraging citizens to acquire War Damage insurance.

1899..  An issue over which town gets a Civil War Monument leads to hard feelings between residents of Accomac and Parksley.

1994.. Baseball players strike and..


Thursday, September 12, 2019

Wallops Antares Launch Scheduled

(shoredailynews.com)


WALLOPS ISLAND, Va.- NASA has announced plans to launch a rocket from the Eastern Shore of Virginia to the International Space Station next month.
Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus spacecraft will take off from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport’s Pad-0A at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Accomack County as early as 2:39 p.m. Oct. 21. NASA says the goal is to deliver science investigations, supplies and equipment.