FROM THE PAST

Record Observer - - Opinion -

the man dead at the scene of a crushed chest and lac­er­a­tions of the head. ‘This grass ain’t al­ways greener on the other side of the pas­ture’,” he said, stress­ing the im­por­tance of his state­ment by point­ing his fin­ger. “What you think’s an an­gel can turn out to be the big­gest devil you ever did see.”

Tom, 90, and Estha McGin­nis cel­e­brated nearly 70 years of stay­ing on the same side of the pas­ture Fri­day and are look­ing for­ward to many more years to­gether.

••• Queen Anne’s County se­nior ci­ti­zens can have a “home” away from home with Group Se­nior As­sisted Hous­ing.

The De­part­ment of Ag­ing cur­rently has open­ings for as­sisted hous­ing res­i­dents through­out the county. The group fa­cil­i­ties of­fer a home­like set­ting for se­niors who need 24-hour a day su­per­vi­sion. The care providers as­sist the se­niors with daily needs such as bathing, laun­dry, trans­porta­tion and re­minders to take med­i­ca­tion. No med­i­cal ser­vices are pro­vided and the care providers do not ad­min­is­ter med­i­ca­tions.

• • • An 18-year-old man was charged with five counts of as­sault with in­tent to mur­der last Tues­day night af­ter he ap­par­ently shot at a boat and its five pas­sen­gers off Kent Point on the south­ern tip of Kent Is­land, ac­cord­ing to Mary­land State Po­lice.

Farmer disc­ing farm field in Price. Agri­cul­ture in Queen Anne’s County on the East­ern Shore in Mary­land. Trac­tor pulling a disc plow cul­ti­vat­ing the land. A cloud of dust from afar, sounds of a red Case farm trac­tor work­ing on a per­fect sunny day with a sky of blue. Cul­ti­va­tion with a disc har­row is an im­por­tant agri­cul­ture im­ple­ment used to till soil where crops are to be planted.

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