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  • Expect Detours In Salisbury Due To Road Closures

    Expect Detours In Salisbury Due To Road Closures

    Friday, June 15 2012 9:22 AM EDT2012-06-15 13:22:24 GMT

    SALISBURY, Md. - Now to a couple road closures that could cause a detour for drivers in Salisbury. The first one will effect drivers passing through the Isabella, Lake and Mill street neighborhoods. StartingMore >>
    SALISBURY, Md. - Now to a couple road closures that could cause a detour for drivers in Salisbury. The first one will effect drivers passing through the Isabella, Lake and Mill street neighborhoods. StartingMore >>
  • Del. bill would leave redistricting to commission

    Del. bill would leave redistricting to commission

    Friday, June 15 2012 7:46 AM EDT2012-06-15 11:46:31 GMT

    DOVER, Del. (AP) - Delaware's state Senate has passed a bill to take direct control of the legislative redistricting process out of the hands of the General Assembly. The bill approved Thursday callsMore >>
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - Delaware's state Senate has passed a bill to take direct control of the legislative redistricting process out of the hands of the General Assembly. The bill approved Thursday callsMore >>
  • Free Safety Seat Check

    Free Safety Seat Check

    Thursday, June 14 2012 11:27 PM EDT2012-06-15 03:27:26 GMT

    WMDT 47 NEWS- Safe Kids Lower Shore Maryland will be partnering with Walmart on Friday June 15th to offer a free child safety seat check. On Friday, visit the Fruitland Walmart, also known as "WalmartMore >>
    WMDT 47 NEWS- Safe Kids Lower Shore Maryland will be partnering with Walmart on Friday June 15th to offer a free child safety seat check. On Friday, visit the Fruitland Walmart, also known as "WalmartMore >>
  • Thursday Night Shorebirds Game Scores

    Thursday Night Shorebirds Game Scores

    Thursday, June 14 2012 11:03 PM EDT2012-06-15 03:03:10 GMT

    WMDT 47 NEWS- Thursday night, the Delmarva Shorebirds played the Kannapolis Intimidators in game one of their four game series at Arthur W. Perdue Stadium. The Shorebirds soared their way to victory afterMore >>
    WMDT 47 NEWS- Thursday night, the Delmarva Shorebirds played the Kannapolis Intimidators in game one of their four game series at Arthur W. Perdue Stadium. The Shorebirds soared their way to victory afterMore >>
  • Convention Coming To Ocean City

    Convention Coming To Ocean City

    Thursday, June 14 2012 10:28 PM EDT2012-06-15 02:28:01 GMT

    OCEAN CITY, Md. - If your in Ocean City on Saturday, expect to see more first responders than usual. Thousands of firefighters will be heading to town for the 120th annual Maryland State Firemen's AssociationMore >>
    OCEAN CITY, Md. - If your in Ocean City on Saturday, expect to see more first responders than usual. Thousands of firefighters will be heading to town for the 120th annual Maryland State Firemen's AssociationMore >>
  • Delmarva Chicken Festival Kick Off

    Delmarva Chicken Festival Kick Off

    Thursday, June 14 2012 10:25 PM EDT2012-06-15 02:25:48 GMT

    SALISBURY, Md. - Thousands are expected to come to Salisbury Friday, marking the official first day of the Delmarva Chicken festival. This annual celebration of chicken and the region's chicken industryMore >>
    SALISBURY, Md. - Thousands are expected to come to Salisbury Friday, marking the official first day of the Delmarva Chicken festival. This annual celebration of chicken and the region's chicken industryMore >>
  • Father's Day Freebies

    Father's Day Freebies

    Thursday, June 14 2012 4:32 PM EDT2012-06-14 20:32:35 GMT

    WMDT 47 NEWS - Treat Dad right this Father's Day, by getting him something, for free. There are a lot of businesses celebrating Father's Day with freebies and discounts. Some of the offers include freeMore >>
    WMDT 47 NEWS - Treat Dad right this Father's Day, by getting him something, for free. There are a lot of businesses celebrating Father's Day with freebies and discounts.More >>
  • Wicomico County Upper Ferry Update

    Wicomico County Upper Ferry Update

    Thursday, June 14 2012 4:19 PM EDT2012-06-14 20:19:17 GMT

    WICOMICO CO., Md. - The Upper Ferry in Wicomico County is making its way back home. The ferry will start its 14-hour journey from Yacht Maintenance Co., in Cambridge, back to Wicomico County, on SundayMore >>
    WICOMICO CO., Md. - The Upper Ferry in Wicomico County is making its way back home.More >>
  • "Yappy" Hour Fundraiser

    "Yappy" Hour Fundraiser

    Thursday, June 14 2012 9:17 AM EDT2012-06-14 13:17:25 GMT

    WMDT 47 NEWS- Wednesday night, the Worcester County Sheriff's Office K-9 Unit held a fundraiser just for their dogs! The K-9 unit hosted a "Yappy Hour" at Sunset Grille in West Ocean City. This event directlyMore >>
    WMDT 47 NEWS- Wednesday night, the Worcester County Sheriff's Office K-9 Unit held a fundraiser just for their dogs! The K-9 unit hosted a "Yappy Hour" at Sunset Grille in West Ocean City. This event directlyMore >>
  • Bill Would Broaden Del. Child Abuse Laws

    Bill Would Broaden Del. Child Abuse Laws

    Thursday, June 14 2012 9:17 AM EDT2012-06-14 13:17:13 GMT

    DOVER, Del. (AP) - The state attorney general's office is proposing legislation to revise Delaware's laws against child abuse.    A bill introduced Wednesday broadens the existing laws against child abuseMore >>
    DOVER, Del. - It's a shocking statistic, in America, a child is abused every 36 seconds. That's just one of the reasons why there is a push to revise laws protecting them in Delaware.More >>
  • Anti-gravity Treadmill Helps Salisbury Surgeon Get Back On His Feet

    Anti-gravity Treadmill Helps Salisbury Surgeon Get Back On His Feet

    Thursday, June 14 2012 9:16 AM EDT2012-06-14 13:16:05 GMT

    SALISBURY, Md. - It's an innovative piece of technology unlike any other. Some doctors are saying it's "out of this world," and the new rehab machine certainly impacted the life of a local doctor who seemsMore >>
    SALISBURY, Md. - It's an innovative piece of technology unlike any other. Some doctors are saying it's "out of this world," and the new rehab machine certainly impacted the life of a local doctor who seemsMore >>
  • Va. residents oppose proposed E-ZPass monthly fee

    Va. residents oppose proposed E-ZPass monthly fee

    Thursday, June 14 2012 8:18 AM EDT2012-06-14 12:18:10 GMT

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Department of Transportation's proposed $1 monthly fee for E-ZPass users is drawing strong opposition from the public. Department officials say most of the nearly 25,000More >>
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Department of Transportation's proposed $1 monthly fee for E-ZPass users is drawing strong opposition from the public. Department officials say most of the nearly 25,000More >>
  • Dr. Douglas H. Wilson to Become Community Foundation President

    Dr. Douglas H. Wilson to Become Community Foundation President

    Wednesday, June 13 2012 11:59 PM EDT2012-06-14 03:59:29 GMT

    WMDT 47 NEWS- Dr. Douglas H. Wilson will become the Community Foundation's new president. He previously served as the executive director of strategy and market development at Peninsula Regional MedicalMore >>
    WMDT 47 NEWS- Dr. Douglas H. Wilson will become the Community Foundation's new president. He previously served as the executive director of strategy and market development at Peninsula Regional MedicalMore >>
  • Wednesday Shorebirds Score

    Wednesday Shorebirds Score

    Wednesday, June 13 2012 11:47 PM EDT2012-06-14 03:47:32 GMT

    WMDT 47 NEWS- The Delmarva Shorebirds were hoping for a swooping comeback against the Lakewood Blueclaws tonight but fell short of the win. After Tuesday night's game in New Jersey at First Energy ParkMore >>
    WMDT 47 NEWS- The Delmarva Shorebirds were hoping for a swooping comeback against the Lakewood Blueclaws tonight but fell short of the win. After Tuesday night's game in New Jersey at First Energy ParkMore >>
  • Salisbury Man Behind Bars On Rape Charges

    Salisbury Man Behind Bars On Rape Charges

    Wednesday, June 13 2012 3:33 PM EDT2012-06-13 19:33:45 GMT

    SALISBURY, Md. - An alleged rapist is behind bars after he reportedly invited a young girl into his car and forced himself on her. Salisbury Police report that a juvenile female was walking from her houseMore >>
    SALISBURY, Md. - An alleged rapist is behind bars after he reportedly invited a young girl into his car and forced himself on her.More >>
  • Del. Court Hears Pedophile Pediatrician Appeal

    Del. court to hear pedophile pediatrician appeal

    Wednesday, June 13 2012 2:05 PM EDT2012-06-13 18:05:54 GMT

    DOVER, Del. (AP) - The Delaware Supreme Court is set to hear the appeal of a former pediatrician serving life in prison for sexually abusing scores of patients over more than a decade. Attorneys for EarlMore >>
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - The Delaware Supreme Court is weighing an appeal by a former pediatrician serving life in prison for sexually abusing scores of young patients over more than a decade.More >>
  • Family Of Murdered Man Fights To Keep Killer Behind Bars

    Family Of Murdered Man Fights To Keep Killer Behind Bars

    Tuesday, June 12 2012 10:16 PM EDT2012-06-13 02:16:13 GMT

    LEWES, Del. - The family of a murdered man is fighting to keep his killer behind bars. It's a fight they've been waging for more than two decades.Peggy Truitt is fighting for the justice of her son DouglassMore >>
    LEWES, Del. - The family of a murdered man is fighting to keep his killer behind bars. It's a fight they've been waging for more than two decades.Peggy Truitt is fighting for the justice of her son DouglassMore >>
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