Monthly Archives: September 2015

Waldorf Man Charged With Possession with the Intent to Distribute a Controlled Dangerous Substance

Waldorf Man Charged With Possession with the Intent to Distribute a Controlled Dangerous Substance

On Monday, August 31, at 11:46 a.m., officers from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office initiated a traffic stop in the area of Flora Springs Street and Hamilton Road in Waldorf. Upon approaching the car, Officer C. Chamblee smelled a strong odor of marijuana. Further investigation revealed the driver had 16 grams of marijuana, two...
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MEMA Reminds Marylanders that September is Time to Prepare for Severe Weather and Other Emergencies

MEMA Reminds Marylanders that September is Time to Prepare for Severe Weather and Other Emergencies

The Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) reminds Marylanders that September is a good time to review preparedness information for severe weather and other emergencies throughout the year. September is both National Preparedness and Maryland Preparedness Month and government agencies, businesses, community groups, schools, and families will be participating in events to help promote disaster...
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Sharon Kay Warfield, 59

Sharon Kay Warfield, 59

Sharon Kay Warfield, 59 of Benedict, MD, died August 31, 2015, at Hospice House of Charles County surrounded by her family. ‘Sherry’ was born in Prince Frederick, MD, the daughter of Hazel Crismond Warfield and the late Barnsley E. Warfield. Sherry attended Charles County Public Schools and Spring Dell Center. She worked as a trainee...
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Vicki Gurley Vail Aldridge, 59

Vicki Gurley Vail Aldridge, 59

Vicki Gurley Vail Aldridge, 59 of Lexington Park, MD passed away peacefully on August 29, 2015 at Hospice House of St. Mary’s in Callaway, MD, after a courageous battle with brain cancer. Born September 2, 1955, she is the daughter of the late Billy Gene Gurley and Annie Evelyn Gurley. Vicki was employed for over...
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Fall Hunting Season Kicks Off in Maryland

Fall Hunting Season Kicks Off in Maryland

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is excited to begin another series of hunting seasons across the state today, as several migratory bird seasons traditionally open on the first of September. “Hunters are reminded to follow the principles taught in their safety classes and courses and abide by all appropriate regulations so they can...
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Garage Destroyed by Fire in Leonardtown

Garage Destroyed by Fire in Leonardtown

On Monday, August 31, 2015 at approximately 11:48 p.m., firefighters from Leonardtown, Bay District, Valley Lee, and Hollywood Volunteer Fire Departments were alerted to a garage fire in Leonardtown. Fire crews arrived on the scene at 20680 Bloonbury Lane in Leonardtown, and discovered heavy fire showing from a freestanding 26′ x 26′ detached garage....
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Hollywood Man Arrested for Assault

Hollywood Man Arrested for Assault

On August 31, 2015 at 6:12 a.m., patrol units from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence in the 24000 block of Hollywood Road, in Hollywood, for the report of a domestic assault. Deputies determined a female victim had been assaulted by Anthony R. Rey, age 33 of Hollywood, causing facial...
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Crime Report 9/1/15

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Crime Report 9/1/15

Domestic Assault – On August 1, 2015, Deputy J. Smith responded to a residence in the 22000 block of Town Creek Road in Lexington Park, for the report of a domestic assault. The victim alleged suspect, Tifany Nycole Gross, age 39, of Lexington Park, pushed the victim and attempted to take their daughter. Gross...
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Waldorf Teens Charged with Possession of Illegal Drugs with the Intent to Distribute

Waldorf Teens Charged with Possession of Illegal Drugs with the Intent to Distribute

On Saturday, August 22 at 6:33 p.m., Cpl. T. Yates of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office was on bike patrol in the 2000 block of St. Thomas Drive in Waldorf when he observed several suspects smoking what appeared to be marijuana. The suspects fled upon being detected but were detained by officers who were...
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Old Timers Gather At Bay District Volunteer Fire Department

Old Timers Gather At Bay District Volunteer Fire Department

On Saturday August 22, 2015 the members of Bay District held a reunion at station 3 for previous and current members from the years 1950’s, 1960’s, 1970’s, 1980’s, 1990’s and 2000’s. This was organized by our webmaster Jason Adams, former fire chief Mike Stanley and firefighter David Bradshaw. Jason and David live in North...
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Eco-Explorations at Annmarie Sculpture Garden

Eco-Explorations at Annmarie Sculpture Garden

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center in Solomons, Maryland, is now offering Eco-Explorations when school is out, from 10am to 11am. Come take an Eco-exploration lead by our new staff Naturalist, Hester Burch, as she leads youngsters and their caregivers through a hands-on exploration of the natural world of Annmarie Garden. Throughout the next...
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Dayton Webber Throws out First Pitch for Blue Crabs

Dayton Webber Throws out First Pitch for Blue Crabs

It was Superhero and Princess Night last Thursday at Regency Furniture Stadium as the Blue Crabs prepared to play the Ducks. Foundation 4 Heroes was asked to come up and be a part of this special night for children. F4Heroes invited their newest member of their team, and without a doubt, an awesome hero...
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Back-to-School Service Project Fills 1,500 Backpacks CSM Partners with Charles County Children’s Aid Society

Back-to-School Service Project Fills 1,500 Backpacks CSM Partners with Charles County Children’s Aid Society

In less than three hours on Aug. 21, College of Southern Maryland employees demonstrated the power of teamwork by stuffing 1,500 backpacks with essential supplies for elementary through high school students who will be heading back to school in Charles County the end of August. “We simply would not be able to do this...
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Three Charged with Attempted Theft

Three Charged with Attempted Theft

On Monday, August 24, at 3:30 a.m., witnesses observed three males attempting to steal a tire from a parked car in the 500 block of University Drive in Waldorf. The witnesses confronted the suspects who fled upon being detected. Cpl. J. Cooney and Officer J. Bottorf of the Charles County Sheriff’s Office responded and...
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