COAST GUARD HOLDS CHANGE OF COMMAND IN AC

Coast Guard Station Atlantic City held a change-of-command ceremony Thursday. Lt. Cmdr. C.K. Moore transferred the duties and responsibilities of commanding officer to Lt. Noel Johnson during the ceremony. Capt. Benjamin Cooper, the commander of Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay, in Philadelphia, presided over the ceremony. Moore will transfer to Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington,…

WILDWOODS NAMED AS A TOP DESTINATION AS FAMILY BEACH DESTINATION

The Wildwoods were recognized nationally by another publication. Better Homes and Garden Magazine named the Wildwoods top ten in the country as a Family Beach Destination. In the magazine’s July issue, writer Larry Bleiberg stated, “From 1950s mod-style motels to boardwalk custard stands and amusement arcades, this classic Jersey Shore town packs a lot into…

NEW ATHLETIC DIRECTOR STARTING AT WILDWOOD HIGH SCHOOL

A new Athletic Director has been selected for Wildwood High School and will assume the office this week. The Wildwood Leader reports that 32 year-old Travis LaFerriere was chosen to replace Phil Schaffer, who was recently promoted to principal from the AD position. LaFerriere was approved last week as Wildwood High’s new athletic director and assistant vice…