Monthly Archives: October 2014

Samantha Nicole Shabani, 24

Samantha Nicole Shabani, 24

Samantha Nicole Shabani, 24 of Waldorf, MD passed away September 26, 2014 at Charles Regional Medical Center in LaPlata, MD. She was born in Clinton, MD on February 8, 1990. She was the daughter of Sami Adnan Shabani and the late Tammy Lynn Blackwell Shabani. Samantha worked as a waitress/cashier. She enjoyed fishing, crabbing,...
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Catherine E. Tucker

Catherine E. Tucker

Peacefully on September 26, 2014 Catherine E. Tucker departed this earthly life. Family and friends will unite on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home, 2294 Old Washington Road, Waldorf, MD from 9:00 am until time of service 10:00 am. Interment immediately following at Quantico National Cemetery, Triangle, VA.
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UPDATE: Elderly Woman Tied to a Chair During a Town Creek Burglary

UPDATE: Elderly Woman Tied to a Chair During a Town Creek Burglary

UPDATE 9/30/14 Official Press Release from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office : Detectives from the Criminal Investigations Division executed a search and seizure warrant in reference to this crime at a residence in Charles County, Maryland, belonging to one of the suspects charged with the robbery. Additional property, which had been stolen during the...
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Help Hunter’s Heroes Raise Money at Olde Town Pub’s 4th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Help Hunter’s Heroes Raise Money at Olde Town Pub’s 4th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

The Olde Town Pub’s 4th Annual Charity Golf Tournament, benefiting Hunter’s Heroes will be held at Breton Bay Country Club on October 21st 2014. Olde Town Pub & Hunter’s Heroes are currently in need of sponsors for the event.  A $150 Donation will get you one Tee Sign with sponsor information at one tee box...
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Zombies to Join CCSO for Special Olympics Maryland Fundraiser

Zombies to Join CCSO for Special Olympics Maryland Fundraiser

The walking—and running!—dead are returning to La Plata for the Charles County Sheriff’s Office’s (CCSO) second annual Zombie Invasion 5K fundraiser for Special Olympics Maryland. The CCSO, Charles County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 24 (FOP), and Charles County Correctional Officers Association (CCCOA) will host the 5K on Sun., Nov. 2, at Laurel Springs...
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Annual Celebrate Charles Fall Fest Event Returns Oct. 25

Annual Celebrate Charles Fall Fest Event Returns Oct. 25

The 3rd annual Celebrate Charles: Fall Fest event is set for Saturday, Oct. 25 from noon to 4 p.m. at Regency Furniture Stadium (11765 St. Linus Dr, Waldorf). Event highlights include a Celebrate Charles marketplace showcasing some of Southern Maryland’s most talented artisans and crafters, and a premier concert series featuring favorite local musicians,...
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NAS Patuxent River Enhanced Use Lease

NAS Patuxent River Enhanced Use Lease

I would like to provide you advanced notice on the Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Enhanced Use Lease (EUL) program at Naval Air Station (NAS) Patuxent River. In September 2013, the Navy initiated the EA to analyze the implementation of the EUL and resulting construction at our installation. The Navy held a public scoping...
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North Point Seniors Semifinalists in National Achievement Program

North Point Seniors Semifinalists in National Achievement Program

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) recently named North Point High School seniors Christain Barnes and Njuguna Thande as semifinalists in the 2015 National Achievement Program. Barnes and Thande are two of 1,600 high school students nationwide eligible for 800 achievement scholarship awards, worth more than $2.5 million, that will be announced in the...
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Motor Vehicle Accident on Golden Beach Road Sends Two to Hospital

Motor Vehicle Accident on Golden Beach Road Sends Two to Hospital

On Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at approximately 3:40 p.m. units from the Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident blocking the roadway at the intersection of Golden Beach Road and Skyview Road in Mechanicsville. Crews arrived on the scene to discover a two vehicle accident...
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Two Indian Head Men Arrested for Clothing Theft in Waldorf

Two Indian Head Men Arrested for Clothing Theft in Waldorf

On Sept. 29 at 6:15 p.m., Officer A. Duckett and PFC D. Walker of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 3200 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf for the report of suspicious activity behind a shopping center. When they arrived, the officers located two people who were in possession of a large...
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Vice/Narcotics Division – Arrests and Indictments for St. Mary’s County – 10/1/14

Vice/Narcotics Division – Arrests and Indictments for St. Mary’s County – 10/1/14

Daniel Brian Evans, 27 of Piney Point was indicted by St. Mary’s County Grand Jurors and charged for “Possession of Heroin with the Intent to Distribute”. A search and seizure warrant was executed on a California, Maryland home after Detectives from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office, Vice/Narcotics Division identified that location as a distribution point...
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Wednesday’s Pet is Sydney

Wednesday’s Pet is Sydney

Wednesday’s Pet for 10/1/14 is Sydney Featured Pet: Sydney Rescue Group: Doodle Dawgs and Fabulous Felines Breed: Pomeranian Sex: Male Size: Small (11 lbs) Vetted: Neutered and Up-to-date with routine shots Adoption Fee: $295.00  (See Procedures on Rescue’s site) http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/doodledawgs.html Sydney is 9-year-old beautiful Pomeranian.  He is gentle, affectionate, and easy-going and enjoys traveling. ...
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Commission for Women Announces Meeting Date Change

Commission for Women Announces Meeting Date Change

The date St. Mary’s County Commission for Women’ October meeting has been changed due to the Columbus Day holiday. The Commission will now meet Monday, October 6, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. in Room 14 of the Potomac Building, 23115 Leonard Hall Drive in Leonardtown.
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