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Joseph “Jerry” Norris, 89

Joseph “Jerry” Norris, 89

Joseph “Jerry” Norris, 89, of Ridge, MD passed away on June 14, 2018 at his home with his loving family at his side. He was born in Dameron, MD on June 8, 1929 to the late Thomas Jerry Norris and Rose Frances Trossback Norris. When Jerry was 16 years old he went to work...
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Kimberly Diane Briscoe, 45

Kimberly Diane Briscoe, 45

Kimberly Diane Briscoe, 45, of Lexington Park, MD passed away on June 14, 2018 at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown, MD surrounded by her loving family. She was born on November 30, 1972 in Leonardtown, MD to John Michael Smith (Shirley) of Lexington Park, MD and Shirley Marie Briscoe of Park Hall, MD....
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Wilma Carole “Willie” Murrow, 79

Wilma Carole “Willie” Murrow, 79

Wilma Carole “Willie” Murrow, 79, of Lexington Park, MD passed away on June 13, 2018 at Hospice House of St. Mary’s in Callaway, MD. She was born in Black Horse, MD on November 14, 1938 to the late William Earl Murrow and Carrie Singleton Murrow. Wilma was a native of Harford County but moved...
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Helen Myers Wells, 97

Helen Myers Wells, 97

Helen Myers Wells, 97., passed from this earth on June 13, 2018 at the Sagepoint Senior Living Center in La Plata, MD. Helen was born in Washington, DC to Daisy and Harry Myers on November 22, 1920. She was raised in Washington, DC and graduated from McKinley Tech High School in 1938. In January...
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Karen Ann Wilson, 63

Karen Ann Wilson, 63

Karen Ann Wilson, 63, of California, MD passed away on June 11, 2018 at The Hospice House of St. Mary’s in Callaway, MD. Karen was born in Bangor, ME on September 2, 1954 to Keith Henry Wilson and the late Louise Sheehan Wilson. Karen grew up in Fairfax, VA and always talked of fond memories...
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New Leads Sought in Charles County Sheriff’s Office Cold Case

New Leads Sought in Charles County Sheriff’s Office Cold Case

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is continuing their investigation into the murder of a woman whose decomposing body was found in a field near Irving Road in Bel Alton on June 16, 1998. The woman, who had no identification, has remained unidentified for 20 years, despite many efforts to establish her identity. A CCSO...
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La Plata Man Arrested After Breaking Leg of 22-Year-Old Woman in Road Rage Incident

La Plata Man Arrested After Breaking Leg of 22-Year-Old Woman in Road Rage Incident

On Wednesday, June 13, 2018,  at approximately 6:05 p.m., officers from the Prince William County Police Department responded to the intersection of Prince William Parkway and Hastings Drive in Manassas to investigate an assault. The investigation revealed that the accused was involved in a minor two-vehicle accident with a 2007 Toyota Scion while driving...
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AUDIO: 6-Year-Old in Leonardtown Flown Out After Burns From Stove

AUDIO: 6-Year-Old in Leonardtown Flown Out After Burns From Stove

On June 18, 2018, at approximately 11:25 a.m., fire and rescue personnel responded to the 20000 Block of Chingville Road, in Leonardtown, for the report of a burn victim. While units were responding, dispatch advised the victim was a 6-year-old-male, with burns to his hands and stomach. The child was flown to an area...
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Chesapeake Beach Man Charged with Indecent Exposure, Intoxicated Public Disturbance, and Disorderly Conduct

Chesapeake Beach Man Charged with Indecent Exposure, Intoxicated Public Disturbance, and Disorderly Conduct

On June 15, 2018 Deputy Fox of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Peking Inn, Chesapeake Beach for the report of a disorderly subject. Upon arrival, Deputy Fox made contact the male subject later identified as Richard McGrath, 47,  of Chesapeake Beach who was extremely intoxicated and yelling profanities at...
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Harold Rodney Thompson, 77

Harold Rodney Thompson, 77

Harold Rodney Thompson, 77 of Hollywood, MD passed away on June 14, 2018 at his home. He was the son of the late Edna Elizabeth Dean Thompson and Andrew Latelle Thompson. Rodney was the loving husband of Jeanette Davis Thompson, whom he married on February 9, 1963 in Asheville, NC. He is survived by...
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Curtis Adams Seltzer, Jr. 73

Curtis Adams Seltzer, Jr. 73

Curtis Adams Seltzer, Jr. 73 of Punta Gorda, FL passed away at his son’s home in Valley Lee, MD surrounded by his loving family and friends. Born October 21, 1944 in Northampton, PA to the late Curtis Adams Seltzer, Sr. and Mary Catherine Hewett. He married Ann Mae Hallman of October 30, 1965 in...
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James William Nelson, 75

James William Nelson, 75 of Clinton, MD (formerly of St. Mary’s County, MD) passed away on June 15, 2018. Family and friends will unite on Friday, June 22, 2018 for visitation at 9:00 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 29119 Point Lookout Rd, Morganza, MD. Interment...
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Agnes Patricia Mason, 68

Agnes Patricia Mason, 68

Agnes Patricia Mason, 68 of Bushwood, MD, affectionately known as “Sugar Pig”, passed away on June 9, 2018. Agnes was the daughter of the late Sarah and James Cullins Butler. Agnes was born on September 27, 1949 in Oakville, MD and was raised with one sister, Mildred and four brothers, Francis “Figgy”, David, Rudolph...
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Roger C. Jones, 74

Roger C. Jones, 74

Roger C. Jones, 74, of Waldorf, MD, passed away on June 12, 2018. Roger was born on August 7, 1943. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Jones. He is survived by his daughter, Lisa Dilley (David); and two grandchildren, Lorin Parrella (Donny) and Kevin Dilley. Family and friends will unite on...
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Ethel Clayton

Ethel Clayton departed this earthly life on Thursday, June 14, 2018. Family and friends will unite on Friday, June 22, 2018 from 11:00 am until time of life celebration 12noon. Inurnment Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, MD.
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Driver Injured in Single Vehicle Crash in Lexington Park

Driver Injured in Single Vehicle Crash in Lexington Park

On Monday, June 18, 2018, at approximately 11:30 a.m., Police, fire and rescue personnel responded to Three Notch Road, in the area of Bay Forest Road, in Lexington Park, for the reported single vehicle motor vehicle accident. Crews arrived on scene to find a single vehicle off the roadway in the woods, with the...
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Five Injuries Reported in Hit and Run on Great Mills Road with STS Bus

Five Injuries Reported in Hit and Run on Great Mills Road with STS Bus

On Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at approximately 10:10 a.m., police, fire and medical personnel responded to the intersection of Great Mills Road and Midway Drive, in Lexington Park, for the report at a motor vehicle accident involving an county STS bus. Five people one the bus reported to have injuries. A witness said a...
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Prince George’s County Police Department Investigating Two Separate Fatal Motor Vehicle Collisions in Suitland and Bladensburg

Prince George’s County Police Department Investigating Two Separate Fatal Motor Vehicle Collisions in Suitland and Bladensburg

The Prince George’s County Police Department Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal collision in Suitland. The victim is 23-year-old Joseph Simmons of Traders Xing in Laurel. On June 17th, at approximately 12:25 pm, patrol officers were called to Allentown Road at Maxwell Drive for a collision. The preliminary investigation reveals a...
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Dumpster Fire in Lexington Park

Dumpster Fire in Lexington Park

On Saturday, June 16, 2018, at approximately 9:35 p.m., firefighters from Bay District Volunteer Fire Department responded to the 22000 Block of Valley Estates Drive, for the reported dumpster fire. Before the arrival of firefighters, citizens were trying to use fire extinguishers to try to put out the fire. Crews arrived to find a...
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School’s Out for Summer MDOT SHA Promotes Pedestrian Safety and Safe Summer Travel

School’s Out for Summer MDOT SHA Promotes Pedestrian Safety and Safe Summer Travel

With thousands of children starting their summer break this week, the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) urges everyone to Look Up, Look Out, stay alert and review the rules of the road. When driving through residential neighborhoods and near places children frequent such as area parks and recreation centers, be...
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WAS IT YOU? – Charles County Retailer Sells Mega Millions Ticket Worth $1 million

WAS IT YOU? – Charles County Retailer Sells Mega Millions Ticket Worth $1 million

No one hit the jackpot in the Friday, June 15 Mega Millions drawing, but there was a $1 million winner here in Maryland. Check your tickets if you played Mega Millions at Grinders Liquors, located at 4450 Chicamuxen Road in Marbury. The Charles County retailer sold a second-tier winning ticket worth $1 million. The ticket matched...
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CDC Reported Flu Deaths in Children Exceeds Seasonal High

CDC Reported Flu Deaths in Children Exceeds Seasonal High

The CDC is reporting an additional pediatric flu-related death this week, bringing the total number this season to 172. This number exceeds the 2012-2013 season, which previously set the record for the highest number of flu-related deaths in children reported during a single flu season (excluding pandemics). Approximately 80% of these deaths occurred in...
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AUDIO: Child Assaulted with Baseball Bat Flown to Area Trauma Center

AUDIO: Child Assaulted with Baseball Bat Flown to Area Trauma Center

On Saturday, June 16, 2018, at approximately 8:45 p.m., emergency medical response personnel responded to Great Mills Road, and Cypress Way, in Lexington Park, for the report of an assault. While rescue personnel were responding, they were advised by the 911 caller that an 8-year-old male had been assaulted with a metal baseball bat,...
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MISSING PERSON LOCATED: St. Mary’s County – 16-Year-Old Female

MISSING PERSON LOCATED: St. Mary’s County – 16-Year-Old Female

Jacelle Arianna Robinson Age 16 Height 5’06” Weight 155 Hair black Eyes Brown last seen in Lex Park on 6/15/2018 No critical factors. Please call 301-475-8008 with information or if you see her.
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AUDIO: 11-Year-Old-Female Flown to Trauma Center After Dog Attack in Avenue

AUDIO: 11-Year-Old-Female Flown to Trauma Center After Dog Attack in Avenue

On Friday, June 15, 2018, at approximately 2:20 p.m., EMS personnel responded to Cobrums Wharf Road, in Avenue, for the reported animal attack. While rescue personnel were responding, they were advised by the 911 caller that the victim, an 11-year-old female, had severe facial injuries and a “complete amputation” of her lips. Crews arrived...
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