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Nominations Being Accepted for 2015 Volunteer Spirit of Worcester County Awards

Volunteers make Worcester County a better place to live, work, and visit. To honor volunteers whose contributions help improve the quality of life here locally, Worcester County residents are invited to nominate individuals, organizations and businesses for the 2015 Volunteer Spirit of Worcester County Awards. The deadline to submit nomination forms is June 10, 2015. A recognition ceremony for all nominees will take place in August. 

Residents Urged to Prepare for Snow

The National Weather Service is calling for snow accumulations tonight ranging from four to eight inches for the Lower Eastern Shore. The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office and Worcester County Emergency Services (WCES) urge residents to remain indoors and stay off the roads once conditions deteriorate. 

The heaviest snow accumulations are expected to take place from midnight tonight into midmorning Thursday. Those who must venture out onto area roadways are warned to exercise extreme caution, as slick conditions and periods of low visibility will make driving hazardous. 

Tourism Officials call for Worcester Green nominations

Worcester County Tourism is accepting nominations through April 10, 2015 for the 4th annual Worcester Green Awards. Worcester Green celebrates excellence in promoting environmentally friendly practices, strategies and products.