Cari Stammler and Barnabas Fisher, of Rising Sun, Md,, are excited to announce their engagement.

ELKTON — As some of you may have realized, this past Veteran’s Day (Nov. 11, 2019) marked the 101st anniversary of Armistice Day; the ending of WWI on Nov. 11, 1918. Additionally, this past Monday marked the 101st anniversary of the first meeting held in Cecil County to begin the planning of…

NORTH EAST – Cecil College, which has been serving Cecil County and surrounding areas for 50 years, is proud to announce the names of students whose high academic performance has qualified them for recognition as members of the Dean’s List for the recently completed Spring 2019 semester.

From its quiet location among the farm fields of Childs, Mount Aviat Academy holds a special place in the hearts of many Cecil Countians, especially those with a connection to its storied educational history, or a taste for cream puffs! Both have their origins in the earliest mission of the …

CECIL COUNTY — Weather forecasters this week have warned us of coming dangerous storms. The State Highway Administration has time to get its snowplows ready, and load the trucks with salt. Recently, road crews have been applying brine to the roads in anticipation of icy roadways. Citizens ma…

Cecil County led the Mideast (Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania) in economic growth for medium-sized counties (populations of 100,000 to 500,000) with GDP growth of 11.4 percent in 2018.

We’ll even give you a hint. This photo was taken between 1978 and 1984.

In the mid 19th-century, a great interest spread from New York to Alabama in the construction of plank roads. Private companies contracted to build these roads. Because they offered a smoother, less-strenuous ride to both wagons and carriages, the public eagerly awaited their completion. For…

CECIL COUNTY — Homes of a certain age in this county sometimes have grape vines in the back yard, which seem to spring up out of nowhere. In the Dec. 25, 1869 edition of The Cecil Whig, two prominent growers issue a call to action for a grape growers society which may get at the root of this trend.

NORTH EAST — With the ever-growing burden of college debt, never before have students been in more need of a protagonist to realize their full potential. Hundreds of patrons of education have supported the Cecil College Foundation for years, allowing students such as Erin Elburn to realize h…

NORTH EAST — Representatives from Cecil College and West Chester University this week signed a new articulation agreement between the two institutions that allows a smooth transition for high school students, in grades 9 through 12, who are enrolled in Cecil College’s Early College Academy (…