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Norma Norris Buckler

Norma Norris Buckler

Norma Norris Buckler of Charlotte Hall, Maryland passed on Saturday, September 19, 2020. Norma Norris Buckler was the daughter of Norman and Jessie Norris of Laurel Grove, MD. Norma is predeceased by her parents and her brothers, Dale, John and Cecil Norris. She was the devoted wife of Leonard Stanley Buckler, celebrating over seventy...
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William “Bill” Benjamin Connick, Jr., 68

William “Bill” Benjamin Connick, Jr., 68, of Mechanicsville, MD passed away at his home on September 19, 2020. Bill was born in Washington, DC on July 18, 1952 to Lauralee J. Connick and the late William B. Connick, Sr.. In addition to his mother, he is also survived by his daughters, Melody J. Connick...
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Rebecca Lynn Glascoe, 57

Rebecca Lynn Glascoe, 57, of Newburg, MD passed away on September 18, 2020 at home. Rebecca was born on June 19, 1963 in Maryland. She is preceded in death by her husband, Michael R. Glascoe; and brother, Freddie Welch. Rebecca leaves behind her son, Richard Glascoe; daughter, Kelly Glascoe; sister, Diane Welch; and grandsons,...
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Robert Edward “Bob” Kaiser, 73

Robert Edward “Bob” Kaiser, 73

Robert Edward “Bob” Kaiser, 73, of Solomons, MD passed away on September 16, 2020 at Calvert Health Medical Center. Born April 10, 1947 in Washington, DC, he was the son of the late Herman “Bill” Kaiser and Betty (Benjamin) Kaiser. Bob graduated from Northwestern High School in 1965. He enjoyed boating, fishing, and traveling,...
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Dorothy Ann Bowling (Hammett), 85

Dorothy Ann Bowling (Hammett), 85

Dorothy Ann Bowling (Hammett), aged 85, died on September 17, 2020 at the Charlotte Hall Veteran’s Home in Charlotte Hall, MD. Born March 11, 1935 in Great Mills, MD, she was the daughter of the late James G. Hammett and the late Blondell Hammett. She was preceded in death by her husband William Clayton...
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Shirley May Washington

Peacefully on Wednesday, September 9, 2020, Shirley May Washington departed this earthly life in Clinton, MD. Family and friends will will unite on Saturday, September 26, 2020 from 10:00am until time of Mass of Christian Burial 11:00am at St. Mary’s of Piscataway 13401 Piscataway Road, Clinton, MD 20735. Interment will follow at church cemetery.
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Rudolph Underdue

Rudolph Underdue

Peacefully on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Rudolph Underdue departed this earthly life in Seat Pleasant, MD. Family and friends will unite on Saturday, September 26, 2020 from 10:00 am until time of service 11:00 am at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home 2294 Old Washington Road, Waldorf, MD 20601. Interment will follow at Heritage Memorial Cemetery, Waldorf,...
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Stephen Magruder

Stephen Magruder

Stephen Magruder departed this earthly life on Friday, September 11, 2020. Family and friends will unite on Friday, September 25, 2020 from 12:30pm until time of service at 1:30pm at House of Praise, 5110 Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave NE, Washington, DC 20019. Interment immediately following at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Suitland, MD.
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Donald Frederick Lewis, Sr.

Peacefully on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, Donald Frederick Lewis, Sr. departed this earthly life in Suitland, MD. The family appreciate all the love, kindness, and sympathy given during their time of loss. Respectfully services for Mr. Lewis will be private.
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Brittany Joyner

Brittany Joyner

Brittany Joyner departed this earthly life on Tuesday, September 15, 2020. Family and friends will unite on Friday, September 25, 2020 from 1:00pm until time of service at 2:00pm at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home, 2294 Old Washington Road, Waldorf, MD 20601. Interment will be private.
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Irena Antoinette Fields

Peacefully according to God’s plan, Irena Antoinette Fields departed this earthly life in Baltimore, MD. Family and friends will unite on Friday, September 25, 2020 from 10:00am until Mass of Christian Burial 11:00am at St. Luke Catholic Church 4925 East Capitol Street SE, Washington, DC 20019. Interment will follow at Maryland National Cemetery, Laurel,...
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Kerry Deon Dillard, 58

Kerry Deon Dillard, 58

Kerry Deon Dillard, age 58, of Pleasanton, TX, passed away on Monday, September 14, 2020 at Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC. Kerry lived in Waldorf, MD for many years. He was a retired Air Force veteran (Master Sergeant) who served in the military for 21 yrs. as an Aerospace Maintenance Craftsman with the 89th...
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Monica Clarece Adrine Baltimore

Peacefully on Thursday, September 7, 2020, Monica C. Baltimore departed this earthly life in Waldorf, MD. The family appreciate the love, kindness, and sympathy during their time of loss. Respectfully services will be private.
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UPDATE: Detectives Investigating Murder at Waldorf Hotel, Police Identify Victim as 29-Year-Old Waldorf Man

UPDATE: Detectives Investigating Murder at Waldorf Hotel, Police Identify Victim as 29-Year-Old Waldorf Man

UPDATE: On September 21, at approximately 6:18 p.m., patrol officers responded to the Master Suites Hotel located in the 2200 block of Old Washington Road in Waldorf for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found the victim, Kenneth Dionel Brawner, 29, of Waldorf, inside a room; he had a gunshot wound and...
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UPDATE: 63-Year-Old Man Dies After Two Lexington Park Men Drag Him from Vehicle and Viciously Beat Him

UPDATE: 63-Year-Old Man Dies After Two Lexington Park Men Drag Him from Vehicle and Viciously Beat Him

UPDATE 9/22/2020: The victim, 63-year-old Twain Belafonte Harrod Sr. of Callaway, died of his injuries on Monday, Sept. 21, 2020. The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is conferring with the St. Mary’s County State’s Attorney Office this week to discuss updating criminal charges. 9/14/2020: On Sunday, September 13, 2020, at approximately 12:20 a.m., police...
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Three Injured, One Flown to Trauma Center After Six Vehicle Collision in Owings

Three Injured, One Flown to Trauma Center After Six Vehicle Collision in Owings

On Monday, September 21, 2020, at approximately 11:45 a.m., police, fire and rescue personnel responded to the area of Route 4 (Southern Maryland Boulevard) and Chaneyville Road in Owings, for the motor vehicle collision with one subject trapped. Crews arrived on the scene to find six vehicles involved in the collision with one subject...
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Maryland Reports Milestones in COVID-19 Fight: New Lows for Positivity Rates and Hospitalizations

Maryland Reports Milestones in COVID-19 Fight: New Lows for Positivity Rates and Hospitalizations

Governor Larry Hogan today announced new milestones in Maryland’s fight against COVID-19, with the statewide seven-day positivity rate dropping below 3% for the first time, and the daily positivity rate dropping below 2% for the first time. Hospitalizations have dropped below 300 and ICU levels have dropped below 70, down to their lowest levels...
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Calvert County Hospice Received $10,000 Donation from the 17th Annual Michael D. Schrodel Golf Classic

Calvert County Hospice Received $10,000 Donation from the 17th Annual Michael D. Schrodel Golf Classic

Calvert Hospice received a generous donation of $10,000 from the 17th annual Michael D. Schrodel Golf Classic held on July 24. The golf tournament was started 17 years ago by Michael’s widow, Teresa Schrodel, and one of his fraternity brothers, Eric Dorman, benefiting Calvert Hospice and a scholarship at Frostburg State University in Michael’s...
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St. Mary’s County High School Campuses now Equipped with Lightning Detection Systems

St. Mary’s County High School Campuses now Equipped with Lightning Detection Systems

St. Mary’s County Public High Schools are now equipped with Lightning Detection Equipment at each of our three high schools. The lightning detection equipment includes an alert siren and visual strobe. When lightning is detected within 10 miles of each high school campus the alert siren and visual strobe will activate. After 30 minutes...
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Charles County Speed Cameras Locations for Week of September 20, 2020

Charles County Speed Cameras Locations for Week of September 20, 2020

As a reminder, we have withdrawn our Speed Camera Program from schools that are not open and or those that are not being used for critical operations. The Speed Camera Program will operate at schools that are open and or for those dispensing meals and educational supplies for our students. Please drive responsibly, especially...
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Over 7,000 Westinghouse Portable Generators Recalled Due to Fire Hazard

Over 7,000 Westinghouse Portable Generators Recalled Due to Fire Hazard

Recalled Westinghouse WGen5300DFv Dual Fuel Portable Generator – Dual Fuel Portable Generators Hazard: The recalled portable generators can leak fuel, posing a fire and burn hazard. Remedy: Repair Recall date: September 16, 2020 Units: About 7,500 Consumer Contact: MWE Investments toll-free at 855-944-4796 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email info@wpowereq.com,...
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Governor Hogan Announces COVID-19 Serology Testing Study For Maryland Firefighters

Governor Hogan Announces COVID-19 Serology Testing Study For Maryland Firefighters

Governor Larry Hogan today announced that state health officials are conducting a COVID-19 serology testing study for all professional and volunteer firefighters in Maryland. This initiative, currently active in seven jurisdictions, is a key part of the Maryland Department of Health’s (MDH) ongoing statewide COVID-19 antibody study to determine how many Marylanders have been...
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Former Charles County Volunteer EMS Chief Guy Yesse Retires

Former Charles County Volunteer EMS Chief Guy Yesse Retires

SMSgt Guy Yesse (Retired) April 4, 1987 – July 1, 2020. Due to COVID, it took some time and great support from the NYS HQ and my family but we were able to have the retirement ceremony on September 13, 2020. “I am very proud to have served 33 years, but it’s the love...
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UPDATE: Five Suspects Charged with Hate Crime in Calvert High School Racial Graffiti Vandalism Incident

UPDATE: Five Suspects Charged with Hate Crime in Calvert High School Racial Graffiti Vandalism Incident

UPDATE 9/21/2020 @ 1:35 p.m.: A Grand Jury today indicted five individuals in connection with the vandalism incident that occurred at Calvert High School on August 9, 2020. Augustine Aufderheide, 18, of Prince Frederick; Cade Meredith, 18, of Saint Leonard; Andrew Edge, 18, of Huntingtown; Kyle Hill, 18, of Prince Frederick; and Anthony Sellers,...
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Congratulations to St. Mary’s Sheriff’s Office Corrections Graduates

Congratulations to St. Mary’s Sheriff’s Office Corrections Graduates

Congratulations to the graduates of CELTP Session 64 of the Southern Maryland Criminal Justice Academy which held their completion ceremony on Sept. 4, 2020, which was closed to the public due to COVID19 restrictions. Sheriff Tim Cameron and the men and women of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office congratulate its four graduates from...
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