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William Howard Gilbert | Obituaries  Cecil Daily

William Howard Gilbert, age 80, of Elkton, MD, passed away Monday, June 24, 2019. Born in Wilmington, DE, on September 20, 1938, he was the son of the late ...



CCPS announces Teacher of the Year nominees | Schools  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Principals, parents and colleagues nominated 16 educators for Cecil County's annual Teacher of the Year honor.



Elkton High School Second Marking Period Honor Roll  Cecil Daily

Grade 9 Distinguished Honor Roll. Anna Belong, Maria Blomquist, Kaylee Bowman, Alexis Bunk, Jessica Byersmith, Elizabeth Contreras, Jacob Esterling, ...



Former CCPS teacher who killed puppy gets 6 months  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — A former Elkton High School physical education teacher received a six-month jail term Monday for fatally kicking a puppy named “Buck” that he ...



Elkton High School First Marking Period Honor Roll  Cecil Daily

Grade 9. Distinguished Honor Roll. Ashley Back-Entar, Anna Belong, Maria Blomquist, Kaylee Bowman, Alexis Bunk, Jessica Byersmith, Elizabeth Contreras, ...



CCPS teacher guilty in police assault; gets 60 days in jail  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — An Elkton High School physical education teacher received a 60-day jail term Monday, after a jury concluded that he kicked a Cecil County Sheriff's ...



Maryland high school gym teacher charged with animal cruelty in puppy's choking death  ABC15 Arizona

A Maryland school district is investigating after one of its gym teachers has been charged with animal cruelty in the strangling and beating death of a 4-month-old ...



Elkton High grads challenged to make a difference in the world  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — As hundreds of family members and friends packed into the Elkton High School bleachers to cheer on the class of 2018 Friday night, Dorothy and ...



Teen basketball tourney set for Sat. in Elkton  Cecil Daily

ELKTON —The Cecil County Sheriff's Office will host its 2nd Annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tourney for teens on Saturday in the Elkton High School gymnasium, with ...



CCPS shuffles four principals, 17 assistant principals | Schools  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — As the new school year approaches, Cecil County Public Schools students prepare to enter new grades and even new schools. But the students are ...



Elkton set to face unbeaten Oakdale in state semifinals  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — For the second time in the past three years, the Golden Elks took the field at Elkton High School Stadium for a Thanksgiving Day walk-through.



Cecil County teacher faces animal cruelty charges, court records say  WBAL Baltimore

A Cecil County high school teacher is facing animal cruelty charges, according to court records.



Police determine EHS threat not credible  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Police maintained a high profile at Elkton High School on Monday after it was referenced in threat of gun violence posted on social media, marking ...



Twin sisters named 2019 Elkton Citizens of the Year  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Cathie Lenhoff and Ruthie Bilas did not get into teaching or community *service* for the laurels and the praise.



Anchor Buick GMC, EHS football donate 375+ toys | Business  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Hundreds of families will have a brighter Christmas thanks to the efforts of the Elkton High School football team and the generosity of Anchor Buick ...



Bomb threat prompts early dismissal at Elkton High  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — A bomb threat at Elkton High School — which investigators later determined to be unsubstantiated — prompted police to call for an early dismissal of ...



Elkton starts search for new commissioner  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Mayor Rob Alt and the Board of Town Commissioners are turning their attention to filling the seat left vacant by the passing of Commissioner Mary Jo ...



Police: Elkton High threat 'not credible' | Schools  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — Police have determined that an Elkton High School student's social media post that contained a photo of a gun and the words “don't come to school ...



Elkton's Niles Scott makes NFL debut | Spotlight  Cecil Daily

Rookie defensive tackle Niles Scott never experienced a Thanksgiving Day quite like last Thursday.



Trio of Elkton players driven to uphold John Triplett's legacy  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — As the sun begins to set on Monday's frigid football practice taking place inside Elkton High School Stadium, freshman quarterback Jayden Triplett ...



Cecil teens take drug prevention advocacy to Capitol Hill  Cecil Daily

WASHINGTON, D.C. — “Wait, you guys came up with the PSA ideas or you acted in them?”



Biz Beat: Welcome spring with free Italian Ice  Cecil Daily

Happening this week around the county … Spring is officially sprung at 5:58 p.m. Wednesday, March 20, and that can only mean one thing: free Italian water ice ...



Former CCPS teacher pleads guilty in animal cruelty case  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — A former Elkton High School physical education teacher is facing up to three years in prison and a $5000 fine, after accepting a plea deal in a ...



Kiddie Academy named Elkton Small Business of the Year  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — For Wendy Burkley-Barry, being named the winner of Elkton's 2018 Small Business of the Year award is an honor that now runs in the family.



The many uses of the Elkton Armory  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Recently, the Cecil Whig reported that the LTC James Victor McCool Armory, also known as the Elkton Armory, was declared “surplus property” by ...



EHS teacher named Md. Teacher of the Year finalist  Cecil Daily

ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland State Department of Education named Elkton High School teacher Staci Lamb as a finalist for Maryland Teacher of the Year on ...



Elks aim to build on disappointing finish to 2017  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — The Elkton High School girls' soccer team looks to build on a disappointing finish in 2017 under the guidance of second-year head coach Shawn ...



Cecil County School of Technology graduates 294 | Schools  Cecil Daily

NORTH EAST — The Cecil County School of Technology awarded certificates of completion to 294 students in 20 vocations Tuesday night in ceremonies held ...



Elkton High choir raising funds for Disney trip  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — The Elkton High School Chamber Choir has been invited to perform at Disney World, but they need help from the community to make the trip a ...



55+ Healthy Lifestyle Expo set for Aug. 9 | Spotlight  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — The 16th annual 55+ Healthy Lifestyle Expo will take over Elkton High School on Thursday, Aug. 9, providing face-to-face contact with dozens of ...



Elkton High Class of '84 helps member with rare cancer  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — Rising Sun-area resident Tim Pickeral is battling a rare and highly aggressive form of cancer that has devoured his right jawbone since he was ...



Lamb, of EHS, named 2018 CCPS Teacher of the Year  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — For Staci Lamb's students, reading the classics or completing writing assignments don't feel like work because laughter is plentiful in her classroom ...



State dismisses serial rape case against Elkton teen  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Prosecutors have dropped their criminal case against Isiah Lavonte McCargo — a teen who had been jailed approximately one year and nine ...



Summit keys youth into drug epidemic's response | Schools  Cecil Daily

ELK NECK — Next year a new batch of cleverly crafted ads will begin airing on TVs and computers across the county.



Vigil remembers Elkton-area siblings killed in crash  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — James Howe stood on a grassy patch at the corner of Delaware Avenue and U.S. Route 40 (East Pulaski Highway) on Saturday night and, with tears ...



Five Elkton High students charged in brawl after Feb. 28 basketball game in Harford County  Baltimore Sun

Five Elkton High School students have been charged in the brawl after a boys basketball game Feb. 28 at Harford Technical High School that left one Tech ...



Ronald Steven Cimorose Sr. | Obituaries  Cecil Daily

Ronald Steven Cimorose Sr., 74, of Newark, DE, passed away on December 8, 2018. He was born on Feb. 10, 1944 in Elkton, MD, to the late Clemete Cimorose ...



Kelly Zimmerman steps down as Elkton athletic director to focus on family  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — Kelly Zimmerman announced today she is stepping down after two years as athletic director at Elkton High School to focus on her family.



Cecil Dancenter to whisk away audiences to Land of Oz  Cecil Daily

NORTH EAST — Cecil County may be quite a few miles away from Kansas — let alone Oz — but Cecil Dancenter's upcoming performance of “The Wizard of Oz” ...



Gym teacher accused of beating and choking 4-month-old puppy to death  KTRK-TV

A high school gym teacher is accused of beating a 4-month-old puppy and choking it to death.



Ask the Historical Society: EHS origins  Cecil Whig

Where was the first Elkton High School building? — Ashley Nunley, Elkton. The first public high school to be called Elkton High School actually began as Cecil ...



Cecil Whig What's Happening Calendar 4/17 | Misc. Features  Cecil Daily

Low-cost, local events happening this week. To be included, your event must be family friendly and take place in Cecil County as well as adjoining areas within ...



Former Elkton standout Niles Scott earns rookie free agent deal with 49ers  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — It wasn't long ago that Elkton's Niles Scott could be seen chasing quarterbacks and bringing down ball carriers under the soft lights at Elkton High ...



Pastor W. Grant Nelson | Obituaries  Cecil Daily

William Grant Nelson, known as Grant, passed away peacefully at his home in Elkton, MD, on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, in his 85th year.



Andrew Paul Jugler Jr. | Obituaries  Cecil Daily

Andrew Paul Jugler Jr., 29, of Rehoboth, DE, lost his battle with drug addiction on October 7, 2018. Andrew was born in Elkton, MD, on August 15, 1989.



Two sisters recall childhood in 1960s Elkton  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — To get a glimpse of what life was like at the time, the Historical Society of Cecil County recently interviewed two sisters, who were both teenagers ...



Rosanna Juliette Monterosso | Obituaries  Cecil Daily

Rosanna Juliette Monterosso, 30, of Elkton, MD, passed away on Tuesday, August 28, 2018.



New Video of Md. High School Basketball Fight That Left 1 Injured  CBS Baltimore / WJZ

BEL AIR (WJZ)– WJZ has obtained video of a violent basketball brawl at a Maryland high school where at least one person was taken to the hospital.



Ask the Historical Society: Kenmore High School  Cecil Whig

Do you have any information on the old Kenmore High School?



Kirk files for Elkton board, will continue council campaign  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — Democrat Cody Kirk will appear on two ballots this year, one for the District 2 county council seat and one for town commissioner.



Elkton High teacher publishes book honoring Pearl Harbor hero  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — When Japanese forces descended upon Pearl Harbor and attacked the United States naval base on Dec. 7, 1941, U.S. Navy sailor Dorie Miller took ...



Cecil Co. High School Closes Early Due To Bomb Threat  CBS Baltimore / WJZ

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– A Cecil County high school closed early Friday after a bomb threat was reportedly made. Cecil County Public Schools officials say law ...



Former Elkton standout Niles Scott prepares for NFL Pro Day  Cecil Whig

PHILADELPHIA — NFL scouts were finding it hard to bypass Frostburg State University as the statistics, accolades and headlines began piling up for Bobcats ...



Elkton's Niles Scott named to 49ers practice squad  Cecil Daily

The next chapter of Niles Scott's NFL career has begun.



Cecil shuffles four principals, 17 assistant principals | News  MyEasternShoreMD

ELKTON — As the new school year approaches, Cecil County Public Schools students prepare to enter new grades and even new schools. But the students are ...



Elkton teen meets hero during special White House tour  Cecil Daily

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Professional athletes, movie stars and recording artists are the typical heroes of children and teens.



Head coach Fisher looks for turnaround in second season  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Elkton High School boys' soccer coach RJ Fisher returns for his second season as he looks to turn around a program that struggled in it's first ...



CCPS announces two principal changes for next school year  Cecil Whig

CECIL COUNTY — One year after a principal shuffle that saw more than a third of the county's schools get new leaders, Cecil County Public Schools has ...



Elkton High teacher wins discussion-based learning award  Cecil Whig

ANNAPOLIS — Elkton High School teacher Larry Harris was named the Cynthia M. Barry Touchstones Teacher of the Year during a ceremony held Saturday at ...



Former students, faculty reminisce about Gilpin Manor Elementary  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Charles Campbell stood in a Gilpin Manor Elementary School hallway Tuesday night, looking to his right and then to his left, trying to get his ...



Man with ties to Elkton linked to deadly Edgewood shootings  Cecil Whig

ELKTON – A gunman on the loose after allegedly shooting five people – killing three of them – at a business park in Edgewood on Wednesday morning has ...



Seventies were a time of scandal, celebration  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — The grand opening and ribbon cutting for the Historical Society of Cecil County's new exhibit, “Historic Threads: 150 Years of Clothing, Accessories, ...



2000 Golden Elks: Cecil's first state football champions  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — Elkton High School head coach Bill Russell referred to the team as a “buzz-saw.”



Show set to celebrate Elkton dance studio's long history  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Cecil County residents Cathie Rees Lenhoff and Ruthie Rees Bilas performed a tap dance routine, “Sisters,” as part of a Bobbie Ann's Dance Studio ...



Elkton Democrat announces run for county council  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — An Elkton Democrat has declared his candidacy for Cecil County's second council district, which includes the Town of Elkton and the surrounding ...



Cecilton dedicates bench to longtime educator Rebecca Smith  Cecil Daily

CECILTON — In kicking off a new campaign to encourage locals to congregate more around town, officials couldn't have been more happy to see the scene at ...



Acting national drug czar visits Elkton for drug take back event  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — President Donald Trump appointee Richard Baum, the acting director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy, came to Elkton High School on ...



Elkton police trying to find missing girl, 14  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — Investigators are trying to find a 14-year-old Elkton girl who has been missing since Friday, according to police.



Elkton Mayor Alt runs for re-election to keep town on track  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — Mayor Rob Alt is seeking re-election to his office, and he hopes that he can use the next four years to continue steering his hometown in the right.



Police report sightings of missing Elkton girl, 14  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — There have been a couple of sightings of a 14-year-old Elkton girl who has been missing since Oct. 6 and “multiple apparent sightings,” according to ...



More than 100 compete at county Special Olympics  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — More than 100 athletes came to Elkton High School on Monday to compete in the Cecil County Special Olympics Spring Games.



Elkton police investigate 'creepy clown threat'  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — The nationwide craze known as “creepy clown threats” spurred a local investigation Friday after someone printed a copy of one of those vague, ...



Former BMX pro shares story of overcoming drug addiction  Cecil Whig

PERRYVILLE — As a senior in high school, Tony Hoffman was one of the top BMX amateur racers in the country and was slated to appear on the cover of.



VIDEO: One injured after large brawl at Maryland boys basketball game  USA TODAY High School Sports

An argument among players at a boys basketball in Maryland Tuesday night escalated into a fight among fans. According to a Facebook post from the Harford ...



Elkton man gets 55 years in 'drugging' death of son, 4  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — An Elkton man received a maximum 55 years in prison sentences on Tuesday for convictions relating to the January death of his 4-year-old son, ...



Student newspapers give glimpse of teen life during WWII  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — In 1934, Elkton High School's newspaper became The Wapiti.



Sheriff's Office retirement ceremony stirs emotion  Cecil Daily

ELKTON — Jeff Mackenzie knew there would be a final call ceremony for him Friday morning to mark his retirement from the Cecil County Sheriff's Office.



Golden Elks Showcase brings bands together  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — As the North East High School marching band prepared to take the field in Saturday's competition, the other Cecil County bands in attendance let ...



BOYS' SOCCER: Elks aim to build off successful season  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — The Elkton High School boys' soccer team looks to maintain the momentum from a stellar 2016 campaign that featured a second-place finish in the ...



Plunkett-Bradley | Engagements  Cecil Daily

Mary Beth Gallacher, of East Norwalk, Conn., and Tim Plunkett, of San Diego, Calif., are excited to announce the engagement of their daughter, Taylor Plunkett, ...



Dollenger named next tech school principal  Cecil Whig

CECIL COUNTY — School officials have named current Perryville High School assistant principal David Dollenger as the new Cecil County School of ...



Mattix on Matters: Mexican restaurant opens in Elkton  Cecil Whig

While I was out and about . . . I stopped by Sabor Latino, a new Mexican eatery in the Village of Elkton shopping plaza on Route 40, last Friday to chat with the ...



Cecil County Executive Alan McCarthy charged with DUI  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — Cecil County Executive Alan J. McCarthy was arrested and charged with drunken driving and other traffic offenses late Thursday night after a traffic ...



Cooper, Ringgold win Cecilton council seats  Cecil Daily

CECILTON — Incumbent Town Councilman Michael Cooper extended his length of *service* to a ninth elected term, while newcomer Charles Ringgold defeated ...



Stanley's Newsstand: Where news, community came together  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — A fine cigar is one of life's guilty pleasures and Arthur Franklin Stanley learned the art of cigar making while working with his father, John Wood ...



Salisbury names Phi Eta Sigma freshmen  Cecil Whig

SALISBURY — Salisbury University recently announced those freshmen inducted into Phi Eta Sigma, the national freshman honor society. They include:



Bobby Jones celebrates 50 years in pro baseball with friends, family  Cecil Whig

NORTH EAST — Bobby Jones has made a life for himself in Tulsa, Okla., and built a baseball family within the Texas Rangers organization, but when he ...



Local author publishes book honoring Pearl Harbor hero  Newark Post

When Japanese forces descended on Pearl Harbor and attacked the United States naval base on Dec. 7, 1941, U.S. Navy cook Dorie Miller took hold of an ...



Shawn Patrick Smythe | Obituaries  Cecil Whig

Shawn Patrick Smythe, 36, born June 5, 1980, passed November 21, 2016, surrounded by his family. Shawn was born in Delaware County, PA, and lived most ...



Generations of service honored in Elkton Veterans Day ceremony  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — At the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, dozens of veterans and citizens alike gathered downtown to honor the *service* and ...



Gary Michael Slagle | Obituaries  Cecil Whig

Gary Michael Slagle, age 65, of Elkton, MD, passed away Sunday, January 18, 2015. Born in Greeneville, TN, on November 21, 1949, he was the son of the late ...



Former Elkton wrestling state champ set to make pro MMA debut  Cecil Whig

In the town of Oxford, just five miles across the Pennsylvania border from Cecil County, Nick Willey, a former wrestling state champion, trains for his professional ...



Biz Beat: Woody's Crab House celebrates 25 years | Business  Cecil Whig

Happening this week around the county ... Woody's Crab House will celebrate 25 years in business this weekend with live music, food specials and giveaways ...



Ottis Allen Cline | Obituaries  Cecil Whig

Ottis Allen Cline, age 42, of Wilmington, DE, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, January 17, 2018.



EHS teacher named state teacher of the year finalist  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — For Elkton High School social studies teacher Kelly O'Hara, this year's homecoming will be a little bit different than the more than dozen before it.



CCPS announces school administration changes  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — At the close of every school year, Cecil County Public Schools staff realize that some change at the school administration level is inevitable.



Father aims to raise PTSD awareness after losing son  Cecil Whig

ELKTON — John Webb Jr. has a thick folder full of letters telling him stories of the bravery and courage of his son, John Webb III.



Former Elkton football teammates named captains at Frostburg  Cecil Whig

FROSTBURG — Pay close attention to the coin flip prior to Frostburg State University football games and you will see a pair of familiar players walking together ...



Robert (Mac) McCloskey: Oct. 2, 1938-March 5, 2018  South Whidbey Record

Robert Edmund (Mac) McCloskey, whose favorite saying was, “Every day is a holiday,” passed away peacefully on March 5, 2018.



Local SU students inducted into Phi Eta Sigma  Cecil Whig

Four Salisbury University students from Cecil County were recently accepted into Phi Eta Sigma, the national freshman honor society. They are Julie Broyles, ...



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