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Blue Angels Won’t Perform at the Patuxent River Air Expo This Year

Blue Angels Won’t Perform at the Patuxent River Air Expo This Year

The Blue Angels recently announced they will not be performing at the NAS Patuxent River Air Expo Oct. 29 and 30. Following the mishap involving Blue Angel #6 in June of this year, Commander, Naval Air Forces Pacific (CNAP) decided the team would need to take off one weekend every eight weeks during their...
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40-Year-Old La Plata Man Killed in Motor Vehicle Accident in White Plains, Police Investigating

40-Year-Old La Plata Man Killed in Motor Vehicle Accident in White Plains, Police Investigating

On Monday, September 19, 2016, at approximately 8:40 p.m., Troopers from the Maryland State Police La Plata Barrack responded to a collision on Route 301 in the area of Route 227, in White Plains. As a result of the collision, a male operator was pronounced deceased on the scene. A preliminary investigation conducted by Troopers...
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Governor Larry Hogan Appoints Gerald W. “Jerry” Clark to Maryland House of Delegates

Governor Larry Hogan Appoints Gerald W. “Jerry” Clark to Maryland House of Delegates

Governor Larry Hogan today announced the appointment of Gerald W. “Jerry” Clark to the Maryland General Assembly. Clark will replace former Delegate Anthony O’Donnell, who accepted an appointment by the governor to the Maryland Public Service Commission earlier this year. The governor made Clark’s appointment after reviewing recommendations from the Calvert and St. Mary’s...
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Governor Larry Hogan Declares State of Emergency for Southern Maryland

Governor Larry Hogan Declares State of Emergency for Southern Maryland

Governor Larry Hogan today signed an Executive Order declaring a state of emergency in Caroline, Cecil, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s, Somerset, Talbot, Wicomico, Worcester, Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary’s Counties beginning Friday, September 2 in anticipation of heavy rains, strong winds, and potential flooding associated with Tropical Storm Hermine. The Executive Order will allow...
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Groundhog That Bit Person in Leonardtown Neighborhood Tests Positive for Rabies

Groundhog That Bit Person in Leonardtown Neighborhood Tests Positive for Rabies

The St. Mary’s Health Department confirms a groundhog involved in a bite to a human tested positive for rabies.  The incident occurred the evening of July 30, 2016 at Fairwood Court in Leonardtown. The groundhog is the 11th animal from St. Mary’s County this year confirmed through laboratory testing to have rabies.  Six raccoons,...
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UPDATE: Drunk Driver Sentenced for Death of Two Bicyclists in Calvert County Last October

8/8/2016: On Friday, August 5, 2016, Calvert County Circuit Court Judge E. Gregory Wells sentenced Catherine Frances Lyon, of Huntingtown to 20 years for for the deaths of of John Henrik Fauerby, 64 and Lynne Frances Rosenbusch, 58, both of Clarksburg in Calvert County last October. Lyon pleaded guilty to two counts of negligent manslaughter by...
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UPDATE: Calvert Library in Prince Frederick Pronounced all Clear of Bed Bugs

UPDATE: Calvert Library in Prince Frederick Pronounced all Clear of Bed Bugs

UPDATE 7/21/2016 @ 8:00 p.m.: Thursday, July 21, Marvin Anani (human) and Dr. Angelica Spotson (a Russell Terrier mix known as “Angel” who is an expert bed bug sniffer) gave Calvert Library the all-clear after a thorough search. According to Superior Bed Bug Solutions company website, Angel was “trained using scent vials that developed her...
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Police in Charles County Investigating a Shooting in the Area of Wade Elementary School

Police in Charles County Investigating a Shooting in the Area of Wade Elementary School

On Friday, July 15, 2016 at approximately 5:15 p.m. a male victim was shot multiple time in his leg, thigh and knee. The victim is reported to be in stable condition at this time and is being flown from the parking lot of Wade Elementary School, in Waldorf to an area trauma center. The...
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Hours Remain to Claim 1st of Two $1 Million Winning Lottery Tickets

Hours Remain to Claim 1st of Two $1 Million Winning Lottery Tickets

Where are our two missing Maryland Lottery millionaires? Time is running out for the players holding $1 million winning Mega Millions and Powerball prizes to claim their prizes at Lottery headquarters in Baltimore! The Royal Farms located at 7701 German Hill Road in Dundalk sold the winning $1 million Mega Millions ticket from the...
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Prince George’s County Police Department Searches for Missing Teen

Prince George’s County Police Department Searches for Missing Teen

The Prince George’s County Police Department is asking for the public’s help in searching for a teen. He is 16-year-old Sergio Ramos of Hyattsville. Ramos was last seen in the 6200 block of Sligo Parkway on June 4, 2016, at about 8:00 pm. Ramos is 5’6”, 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing blue...
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St. Mary’s County – Critical Missing Person – LOCATED

St. Mary’s County – Critical Missing Person – LOCATED

UPDATE – On Monday, May 30, 2016 @ 6:10 the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office released the following statement: The missing person has been located. 5/30/2016 @ 1:20 p.m.: Corey Michael Davis, last seen in Hollywood, MD around 6 p.m. last night. The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in...
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Charles County – Critical Missing Person Located

Charles County – Critical Missing Person Located

5/24/16: Robert Carter, III, 28, who was reported missing on May 22 from Waldorf, was located safe and unharmed. No other details are available 5/22/16: The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a critical missing person. Robert Carter, III, 28, was reported missing on May 22, 2016, he was last...
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Calvert County Board of County Commissioners to Build New Animal Shelter

Calvert County Board of County Commissioners to Build New Animal Shelter

The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) today announced plans to build a new animal shelter in Calvert County. The BOCC will enter into a public/private partnership with Marrick Properties to lease the new county facility with an option to purchase it at a later date. The BOCC made its announcement during a...
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UPDATE: Waldorf Teen who Shot Victim in Head Durring Robbery Charged with Attempted Murder

UPDATE: Waldorf Teen who Shot Victim in Head Durring Robbery Charged with Attempted Murder

UPDATE 5/16/16: On May 7, 2016, detectives assigned to the Charles County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division, along with members of the U. S. Marshals Task Force, arrested Marcell Hemsley, 15, of Accokeek, and Glenn Wade, 17, of Waldorf in connection with the April 29 shooting of a 29-year-old man. The shooting occurred on Bridle...
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List of Potential Grocery Stores Closing in Southern Maryland

List of Potential Grocery Stores Closing in Southern Maryland

An industry trade paper on Monday, April 4, 2016,  published a list of 83 stores that it reported Ahold and Delhaize are seeking to sell as part of their forthcoming merger, On March 14, 2016, shareholders of Ahold and Delhaize officially approved the merger of the two large European grocery chains setting the stage...
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Governor Larry Hogan Signs 172 Bills Into Law

Governor Larry Hogan Signs 172 Bills Into Law

Governor Larry Hogan today was joined by Senate President Mike Miller and Speaker of the House Mike Busch for a bill signing ceremony at the State House in Annapolis, which included a number of bills aimed at creating opportunities for Maryland’s students, as well as broadly expanding opportunities for voters to participate in early...
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SILVER ALERT – Critical Missing Person LOCATED – Charles County

SILVER ALERT – Critical Missing Person LOCATED – Charles County

UPDATE 4/26/2016 @ 10:20 p.m.: Mr. Theyer has been found safe and unharmed. He drove himself to the Indian Head Firehouse. 4/26/2016 @ 9:30 p.m.: Charles County Sheriff’s officers are seeking the public’s help in locating Donald Moore Theyer, 83, of Cobb Island. Theyer left his home this morning at about 9:15 a.m. and...
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UPDATE – Fire Ruled Accidential: Fire Destroys Family Home in Hollywood

UPDATE – Fire Ruled Accidential: Fire Destroys Family Home in Hollywood

UPDATE 4/12/2016: The Office of the State Fire Marshal ruled the preliminary cause of the fire at at 40035 Smiths Nursery Road, in Hollywood, on Saturday, April 9, 2016 as accidental. The fire started in the area of a back-up power propane generator, and was detected in the early stages by the owner. The fire grew very...
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Is Someone Trying to Burn Down a St. Mary’s College Dormitory? Two More Fires Reported

Is Someone Trying to Burn Down a St. Mary’s College Dormitory? Two More Fires Reported

UPDATE 4/9/2016 : Since our last report on Friday, April 1, 2016, two more fires have been reported at at the Dorchester dormitory at St. Mary’s College of Maryland, bringing the total number to seven fires in three weeks. The St. Mary’s College Office of Public Safety posted the following “Timely Warnings” on their website. An incident...
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UPDATE: Community Service for Man who Shot Rangers Dog and Cuts its Throat at Newtowne Neck State Park

UPDATE: Community Service for Man who Shot Rangers Dog and Cuts its Throat at Newtowne Neck State Park

UPDATE : On Thursday, April 7, 2016 a St. Mary’s County man was ordered to do 100 hours of community service and pay $1,000 to the owner of a dog that was shot and its throat cut at a state park late last year. In a plea agreement, Marcus Stauffer, 20, of Leonardtown, also was...
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UPDATE: Name Released in Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident in Valley Lee

UPDATE: Name Released in Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident in Valley Lee

UPDATE 4/4/2016 @ 3:10 p.m.: On April 4, 2016, at approximately 1:37 a.m., patrol units from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Piney Point Road and Drayden Road in Valley Lee, for the report of a serious motor vehicle collision. Members of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Collision Reconstruction...
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UPDATE: Suspicious Package Evacuates Building in Charles County

UPDATE: Suspicious Package Evacuates Building in Charles County

UPDATE: On Thursday, March 31, 2016, at 3:38 p.m., police responded to 4475 Regency Place, in White Plains, for the report of a suspicious device. A suspicious package arrived in the mail, and was discovered by an employee of the Maryland Independent Newspaper. Members from the Maryland State Marshals Office responded and an X-ray of the package was in inconclusive and remotely...
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UPDATE: Police Investigating Suspicious Phone Call That led to Evacuation of the California Wendy’s

UPDATE: Police Investigating Suspicious Phone Call That led to Evacuation of the California Wendy’s

UPDATE 3/31/2016 @ 10:10 a.m.: An Investigation revealed the call telling Wendy’s employee to evacuate the restaurant originated for a phone thought to be in Connecticut. The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is working with Police in Connecticut to determine if the call came from somewhere in the area of Hartford. UPDATE 3/30/2016 @ 8:07 p.m.:...
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UPDATE: Missing 11-Year-Old Girl in St. Mary’s County has been LOCATED

UPDATE: Missing 11-Year-Old Girl in St. Mary’s County has been LOCATED

UPDATE: Missing 11-year-old girl was located in the area of Peg Road, and has been returned home safely. 3//29/2026: Reba Combs, an 11-year-old white female with dark brown short hair is missing from the Lexwood Drive/Indian Bridge Apartments, in the Great Mills Road area. She is possibly wearing an Angry Birds sweater, blue shoes, blue...
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Goo Goo Dolls Perform at the Calvert Marine Museum

Goo Goo Dolls Perform at the Calvert Marine Museum

Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated band Goo Goo Dolls will hit the road in July for an extensive summer headlining tour, stopping to perform at the PNC Waterside Pavilion on Friday, August 26. Also on the bill is Collective Soul. The Goo Goo Dolls — made up of vocalist-guitarist John Rzeznik and bassist Robby Takac, will be...
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