Good News 47

Mural celebrating history of Cambridge complete

CAMBRIDGE, Md. - On Saturday, people gathered to celebrate a mural in Cambridge that is now complete. The "Take My Hand" mural depicting Harriet Tubman is officially completed. Saturday also marked the day…

Students across Delmarva head back to school

DELMARVA - Students across the Eastern Shore headed back to school on Tuesday. We received many pictures from parents, sharing the excitement of their children heading to their first day of school. We…

Smyrna High School graduate makes history in Del.

DELAWARE - A Smyrna High School graduate has officially made history in the first state. George Class-Peters Jr. has been selected to chair the National Future Farmers of America Organization Officer Nominating…

Miss Crustacean 2019 crowned

CRISFIELD, Md. - Madison Jones was crowned Miss Crustacean Monday night in Crisfield. Jones competed last year and did not place, and also competed at the Somerset County Fair this summer, where…

Viewers share dog photos for National Dog Day

SALISBURY, Md. - Well Monday was National Dog Day, and many of our viewers shared their furry friends with us on social media. We received more than one hundred comments from viewers,…

Whale shark spotted near Chincoteague

CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. - A few boaters had an incredible encounter in Chincoteague this weekend. In the video, shared on Facebook by Ryan Fontello, you can see a whale shark swimming under this…

Delmarva Shorebirds donate to Brooke's Toy Closet

SALISBURY, Md. - The Delmarva Shorebirds recently teamed up with the family of Brooke Mulford to donate items to Brooke's Toy Closet. Brooke's Toy Closet was started back in 2014 by Brooke Mulford,…

Delmar resident turns 100 years old

DELMAR, Md. - One local resident pulled out the birthday candles and cake on Friday, in celebration of her 100th birthday. Lorraine Carrigan was born on August 9, 1919. To celebrate, the…

Humpback whale spotted in Ocean City

OCEAN CITY, Md. - Some boaters got a fun surprise while out on the water on Tuesday: a sighting of a humpback whale. The whale swam alongside The Seaboard boating vessel, giving…

Beebe receives donation for new health care campus

MILLVILLE, Del. - Beebe Healthcare recently received a donation to help fund a new emergency department and cancer center being built in Millville. The Survivor's Team of the Pickleball Competition and the…

Route 13 mural update

SALISBURY, Md. - If you've driven down Route 13 in Salisbury recently, you've probably seen the new mural going up on the corner of East Church Street and Route 13. On Friday,…

UMES senior elected to Annapolis City Council

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - A senior at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore recently made his school proud - by becoming the youngest person to become an elected member of the Annapolis City Council.…

Pip the Beach Cat holds "Pip-Up" book signing

OCEAN CITY, Md. - Ocean City's favorite four-legged celebrity held a "Pip-Up" signing of his book on Thursday. Pip's book signing took place at the Ocean Gallery in Ocean City, which is…

Salisbury Boy Scout spruces up Pemberton Park

SALISBURY, Md. - One local Boy Scout recently made his own renovations to Pemberton Park in Salisbury. 17-year-old Will Amrehein replaced all the trail signs throughout the park as part of his Eagle…

Beebe receives check for new cancer center

DELAWARE - Members of the Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival board recently donated money to Beebe Healthcare for their new cancer center. Beebe received a check of $20,000 from the board members to help…

Sea turtles released at Assateague State Park

BERLIN, Md. - Four rehabilitated sea turtles were released back to sea on Assateague Island Thursday morning. After months of rehab, the National Aquarium released two loggerheads and Kemp's Ridley sea turtles at…

Annual Fire Service Parade held in Ocean City

OCEAN CITY, Md. - The Maryland State Firemen's Association held their annual Fire Service Parade in Ocean City on Wednesday. We're told the parade featured vintage fire engines, floats, marching bands, majorettes, and…

Weather Watchers visit 47 ABC

SALISBURY, Md. - We had some special guests right here at the station Tuesday evening: our official 47 ABC Weather Watchers. Every year our Weather Watchers visit for an appreciation party to thank…

Because Local Matters

Watch Now

Watch 47abc Live

Categories: Good News 47