Eastern Shore

Town's Leaders Defend Firing Of First Black Police ChiefLeaders of a small, predominantly black town on Maryland's Eastern Shore are defending their decision to fire the town's first black police chief and call for healing racial tensions that have divided the community.
Firing Of Town's First Black Police Chief Leads To TurmoilResidents of a small town on Maryland's Eastern Shore vented their frustrations and concerns about the ouster of the town's first black police chief at a City Council meeting Monday that devolved into angry shouting.
Clearing Up Misconceptions About SharksDramatic increase in shark attacks. The number of people bitten in recent weeks climbs to eight, but the odds of an attack are still very slim.
82-Year-Old Ex Councilwoman, Treasurer Charged With TheftA former Eastern Shore councilwoman has been charged with felony theft while she was treasurer of a local organization.
Hampton Sneaks By Maryland-Eastern Shore 65-62Reginald Johnson scored 21 points, including four of the Pirates' final five in the last 1:11, to help lead Hampton to a 64-61 over Maryland-Eastern Shore on Saturday.
Walker Has 27; Md.-Eastern Shore Beats Coppin St. 92-82Devon Walker nailed 6 of 9 from beyond the arc to score a career-high 27 points and lead Maryland-Eastern Shore to a 92-82 win over Coppin State on Saturday.
Victim Shot After Stopping To Help Man Who Struck A DeerA shooting on the Eastern Shore is under investigation.
Family Upset About Death Of Md. Inmate 1 Week After ReleaseThe family of a man found dead under a bridge a week after he was released from jail on Maryland's Eastern Shore is blaming the detention facility for contributing to his death.
Celebration Continues For Gov. Larry Hogan On The Eastern ShoreCelebration continues. Newly sworn in Governor Larry Hogan joins supporters on the Eastern Shore to welcome his new roll as head of the state of Maryland.
Maryland-Eastern Shore Beats Bethune-Cookman, 74-70Mike Myers scored 24 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Maryland-Eastern Shore to a 74-70 victory over Bethune-Cookman on Saturday.
Maryland-Eastern Shore Beats UMBC 65-52Devon Walker scored 16 points, including 4-of-9 from 3-point range, to lead Maryland-Eastern Shore to a 65-52 win over Maryland-Baltimore County on Tuesday night.
Maryland-Eastern Shore Beats Fordham 72-66Mike Myers scored 20 points, including a pair of clutch free throws, as Maryland-Eastern Shore hung on to beat Fordham 72-66 on Saturday.