Monthly Archives: July 2016

Christopher Adam “Millertime” Miller, 32

Christopher Adam “Millertime” Miller, 32

Christopher Adam “Millertime” Miller, 32 of St. Leonard, passed away on June 27, 2016. He was born February 21, 1984 in St. Petersburg, FL. Christopher was an avid hunter and fisherman. He loved his pets and showered them with love. He was passionate about sports, particularly the Capitals, the Nationals and his beloved Redskins....
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Marshall Hinners Damerell “Marsh”

Marshall Hinners Damerell “Marsh”

Marshall Hinners Damerell (“Marsh”) passed away peacefully at his Solomons, MD residence on June 27, 2016. He was born May 11, 1925 in Illinois to Chester W. and Erma (Hinners) Damerell. He married Frances Jeanne Williams of Muncie, Indiana on February 24, 1946. The couple met at Purdue University while Marsh was in Navy...
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Ellen M Hughes, 81

Ellen M Hughes, 81

Ellen M. Hughes, age 81, of Huntingtown, MD, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, with her family by her side. Ellen was born on December 12, 1934 in Washington, DC to Alice Wooldridge. She was a resident of Huntingtown for the past 22 years and a past member of the Elk‘s Lodge...
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Thomas John Teefey, 84

Thomas John Teefey, 84

Thomas John Teefey, 84, of Ridge, MD passed away on June 30, 2016 at Solomons Nursing Center surrounded by his loving family. He was born December 5, 1931 in Richmond, VA to the late Thomas John Teefey, Sr. and Laura Virginia Wagener. Tom is a 1949 graduate of Benedictine High School. He proudly enlisted...
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Bryant Allen-Michael “Bry” Lawson, 24

Bryant Allen-Michael “Bry” Lawson, 24

Bryant Allen-Michael “Bry” Lawson, 24, of Leonardtown, MD passed away on June 29, 2016. He was born September 12, 1991 to Donna Michelle (Palmer) French also of Leonardtown, MD. Bryant lived with his mother and grandmother, Grace Lorraine Palmer in Friendship, MD until 1995 when he moved with his mother and father, Calvin Neal...
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Calvert County Sheriff’s Deputies Assist US Marshals in Arresting Fugitive

Calvert County Sheriff’s Deputies Assist US Marshals in Arresting Fugitive

On June 28 at 11:11 a.m., Calvert County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the Patuxent Campgrounds located at 4744 Williams Wharf Road in St. Leonard, to assist the US Marshals Service with a warrant. The marshals advised that they were looking for suspect Donald Dale Demarr for a retake warrant. They advised that when...
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Park Hall Woman Arrested for Disorderly Conduct and Public Intoxication in Solomons

Park Hall Woman Arrested for Disorderly Conduct and Public Intoxication in Solomons

On Thursday, June 30, 2016, Deputy P. Wood from the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Quality Inn on Lore Road, in Solomons, for the report of an intoxicated person passed out in the lobby of the hotel. Due to the subject being unresponsive, EMS was called to respond to the scene. After...
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Dubious Veterans Charity Loses Appeal to Overturn Cease and Desist Order

Dubious Veterans Charity Loses Appeal to Overturn Cease and Desist Order

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh and Secretary of State John C. Wobensmith announced on Friday, July 1, 2016, a final decision was issued in the case against the Southern Maryland Veterans Association and its director, Daniel T. Brashear. The final decision upholds multiple violations of the Maryland Solicitations Act, including misleading potential donors to a...
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Traffic Delays on Three Notch Road/Route 235 in Hollywood

Traffic Delays on Three Notch Road/Route 235 in Hollywood

Due to the Fire Works event at the Hollywood Volunteer Fire House today, now thru 11:00 pm there is only 1 lane of travel northbound and southbound on Rt 235 in that area. Expect traffic delays and a large amount of pedestrians crossing the roadways. Please use caution in the area. Fireworks start at...
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Solomons Island Fireworks Rescheduled for Friday, July 8th

Solomons Island Fireworks Rescheduled for Friday, July 8th

The Solomons Business Association has made the following announcement: With the forecast calling for 80% rain Monday the 4th and Tuesday the 5th, our scheduled rain date, we have decided to push the show until Friday the 8th, with the 9th as a last chance rain date. While we understand the inconvenience this may...
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Maudlyn Elizabeth McKenna

Maudlyn Elizabeth McKenna

Peacefully on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 Maudlyn Elizabeth McKenna departed this earthly life at Holy Cross Hospital. Family and friends will unite on Friday, July 1, 2016 from 11:00am until time of service 12:00pm at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home 2294 Old Washington Road, Waldorf, MD 20601. Interment will be private.
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Prince George’s County Police Department to Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint

Prince George’s County Police Department to Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint

The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Special Operations Division will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint tonight, Friday, July 1, 2016, from 9:00 pm to 3:00 am. Officers will be focusing on the central portion of the county.
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office to Conduct Enhanced Impaired Driving Initiatives

St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office to Conduct Enhanced Impaired Driving Initiatives

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported in 2014, over the 4th of July holiday (6 p.m. July 3rd to 5:59 a.m. July 7th), 164 people were killed in crashes involving at least one driver or motorcycle operator with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or higher. Those preventable deaths make up 41%...
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Maryland Prepares for Increase in Drunk Driving This Holiday Weekend

Maryland Prepares for Increase in Drunk Driving This Holiday Weekend

This Fourth of July holiday weekend may be one of the deadliest on our nation’s roadways according to a recent forecast from the National Safety Council. Because this year’s holiday arrives at the end of a long weekend, Maryland officials are preparing for a possible increase in impaired driving compared to previous years.  To...
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