Monthly Archives: June 2018

Alcohol Appears to be Contributing Factor in Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident in Leonardtown

Alcohol Appears to be Contributing Factor in Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident in Leonardtown

UPDATE 6/30/2018 @ 11:10 p.m.: On June 30, 2018 at approximately 9:55 a.m. deputies from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a motor vehicle collision on Point Lookout Road in the area of Budds Creek Road, in Leonardtown. Upon arrival deputies located two vehicles which were involved in the collision....
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Limited Traffic Movements on Route 235 in Hollywood

Limited Traffic Movements on Route 235 in Hollywood

Motorists should expect traffic congestion in the Hollywood area near the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department on Saturday, June 30, 2018 from 3 to 11 p.m. for the Independence Day Celebration. Traffic movements in the area will be limited during that time. Eastbound traffic coming from Hollywood Road will only be allowed to turn right...
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Driver Seriously Injured in Single Vehicle Crash in Leonardtown

Driver Seriously Injured in Single Vehicle Crash in Leonardtown

On Thursday, June 28, 2018, at approximately 6:20 p.m., police fire and rescue personnel responded to Blake Creek Road, and Blakeney Road, in Leonardtown, for the reported serious motor vehicle accident with one person unresponsive. Crews arrived on scene to find a single vehicle off the roadway and into a tree with the single...
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Waldorf Man Finds Second $50,000 Scratch-off Win in Four Years

Waldorf Man Finds Second $50,000 Scratch-off Win in Four Years

Only four years ago, Mark Samuelson of Waldorf found $50,000 worth of Maryland Lottery luck hiding in a Show Me the Money scratch-off. Good fortune just found him again! He added another $50,000 to his bank account after winning the prize playing the Cash Explosion instant ticket last Friday. The 55-year-old avid scratch-off player...
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Travelers Can Expect Increased Traffic Volume Statewide Over the Next Two Weekends

Travelers Can Expect Increased Traffic Volume Statewide Over the Next Two Weekends

The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) is advising motorists to plan ahead with the arrival of the Independence Day getaway weekends. The July Fourth holiday is Wednesday, so travelers will be taking routes to the Eastern Shore and other vacation spots this weekend and the following weekend in large numbers....
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Southern Maryland July Fireworks Calendar for 2018

Southern Maryland July Fireworks Calendar for 2018

Southern Maryland July Fireworks Calendar for 2018
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Fireworks of Red, White and Blue Don’t Give Those Lights A Reason To Be Behind You

Fireworks of Red, White and Blue Don’t Give Those Lights A Reason To Be Behind You

With extra traffic expected in the days leading up to and several days after the Fourth of July, additional Maryland state troopers will be on patrol, using a variety of initiatives to keep traffic moving, respond quickly to highway incidents and take appropriate enforcement action when violations are observed that threaten the safety of...
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Linwood Warren “Linny” Norment, 68

Linwood Warren “Linny” Norment, 68

Linwood Warren “Linny” Norment, 68, of Solomons, MD passed away peacefully on June 24, 2018. He was born November 9, 1949 in Washington, D.C. to the late Warren and Frances Norment. Linny is a 1967 graduate of Surrattsville High School. He proudly served in the United States Navy from November 1969 to his honorable...
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Adison Lee Trybus

Adison Lee Trybus

Adison Lee Trybus, a beautiful angel, passed away on June 24, 2018. She was born on February 22, 2018 at Anne Arundel Hospital to Amber Nicole Farrell of St. Inigoes, MD and Michael Peter Trybus of Lusby, MD. She was born premature at 2 lbs 2 oz. and was a strong fighter with beautiful...
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Benjamin Daniel Warring (“Big Ben”) 24

Benjamin Daniel Warring (“Big Ben”) 24

Benjamin Daniel Warring (“Big Ben”) 24, of Golden Beach, Maryland passed away on June 24, 2018. Ben was born on February 9, 1994 to David Wayne Warring and Rebecca Lynn Warring of St. Mary’s county. Ben was employed at Buddy Lee’s Landscaping and Contracting. Ben had finally found a job that he honestly loved,...
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William Lee Callaway, 90

William Lee Callaway, 90

William Lee Callaway, 90, of Tall Timbers, MD passed away on June 23, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Great Mills, MD on April 20, 1928 to the late William Levi Callaway and Mary Olive Coppage. William attended the University of Maryland and was a member of...
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Lewis Matthew Morgan, Jr. “Scooter”, 68

Lewis Matthew Morgan, Jr. “Scooter”, 68

Lewis Matthew Morgan, Jr. “Scooter”, 68 of Mechanicsville, MD passed away with family by his side on June 23, 2018. He was born on March 12, 1950 in Leonardtown, MD and the son of the late Cecelia Hope Morgan and Lewis Matthew Morgan, Sr. Scooter was the loving husband of Rosalie Katurah Oliver Morgan,...
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James “Jimmy” Allan Connelly, 90

James “Jimmy” Allan Connelly, 90

James “Jimmy” Allan Connelly, 90, of Hollywood, MD passed away in Callaway, MD on June 22, 2018. He was born on January 25, 1928 in Leonardtown, MD and the son of the late Mary Maude Langley Connelly and Millard Fillmore Connelly. Jimmy was the loving husband of the late Agnes Connelly, whom he married...
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Alfonso Neri Jimena “Ponsing”, 89

Alfonso Neri Jimena “Ponsing”, 89

Alfonso Neri Jimena “Ponsing”, 89, of Lexington Park, MD passed away on June 22, 2018 in Callaway, MD. Born on August 6, 1928 in Iloilo City, Philippines, he was the son of the late Anastacia Aloro Jimena and Miguel Jimena. Ponsing was the loving husband of Francisca M. Jimena. He is survived by his...
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Enid S. Swannee

Enid S. Swannee

Peacefully on Saturday, June 23, 2018 Enid S. Swannee departed this earthly life in Randallstown, MD. Family and friends will unite on June 29, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. until time of service at 11:30 a.m. at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home, 2294 Old Washington Road, Waldorf, MD 20601. Interment will follow at Heritage Cemetery in Waldorf,...
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Tolaya Jordan

Tolaya Jordan

On Monday, June 25, 2018 Tolaya Jordan went home to be with the Lord. Family and Friends will unite on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 from 10:00 am until time of service at 11:00 am at St. Mary’s Baptist Church, 8008 Eastern Ave NW, Washington DC. Interment Ft Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, MD.
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Margie Foreman

Margie Foreman

Peacefully on Thursday, June 21, 2018, Margie went home to be with the Lord, surrounded by her loving family. Friends may unite with the family on Friday, June 29, from 10:00 am until time of Homegoing Celebration at 11:00 am at Carolina Missionary Baptist Church located at 9901 Allentown Road in Fort Washington, MD...
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Willie Juanita Clark

Willie Juanita Clark

Peacefully on Sunday, June 24, 2018 Willie Juanita Clark departed this earthly life in Washington, DC. Family and friends will gather for interment on July 2, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Fort Lincoln Cemetery, 3401 Bladensburg Road, Brentwood, MD 20722.
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Thomas Aloysius Armstrong, 81

Thomas Aloysius Armstrong, 81

Thomas Aloysius Armstrong, 81 of Leonardtown, MD, (formally of Avenue, MD), passed away peacefully on June 25, 2018. Family and friends will unite on Monday, July 2, 2018 for visitation at 9 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 21340 Colton Point Rd, Avenue, MD 20609. Interment...
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Five Dead in Shooting at Annapolis Capital Gazette

Five Dead in Shooting at Annapolis Capital Gazette

Five people are dead and several people injured after a shooting at the Capital Gazette building in Annapolis, the suspected shooter is in custody. Officials confirmed the fatalities in a news conference shortly after 4:30 p.m. They said the suspected shooter is in custody and being questioned by police. #update confirming active shooter at...
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Police in Waldorf Arrest Armed Fugitive and Recover Stolen Handgun

Police in Waldorf Arrest Armed Fugitive and Recover Stolen Handgun

On Sunday, June 17, 2018, at approximately 6:30 a.m., deputies from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to an apartment on Ell Lane, in Waldorf, for the report of an armed subject The caller stated there was a large group of males and females standing in front of her apartment building and they...
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MISSING TEEN – St. Mary’s County – Lexington Park

MISSING TEEN – St. Mary’s County – Lexington Park

Missing 13-year-old Deandre Mobley Deandre was last seen on Liberty Street, in Lexington Park, he also frequents the River Bay area. If seen call the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office at 301-475-8008
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Police Investigating Motor Vehicle Accident That Killed Bicyclist in Chesapeake Beach

Police Investigating Motor Vehicle Accident That Killed Bicyclist in Chesapeake Beach

On Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at approximately 6:35 a.m., members of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Bureau and Crash Reconstruction Team were dispatched to the intersection of F Street and 29th Street, in Chesapeake Beach, for a motor vehicle collision. A preliminary investigation of the collision revealed the following: A 2015 Subaru Forester...
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Detectives Investigate Homicide in Upper Marlboro

Detectives Investigate Homicide in Upper Marlboro

Prince George’s County Police Department Detectives with their Homicide Unit are conducting an investigation into the fatal shooting of a man Tuesday night in Upper Marlboro. The victim is 22-year-old James Puryear Jr. of Nicol Circle in Mitchellville. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and...
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“First Time” Weed Dealer Arrested in La Plata

“First Time” Weed Dealer Arrested in La Plata

On Thursday, June 21, 2018, at approximately 9:35 p.m., Patrolman First Class P. Thompson, of the La Plata Police Department responded to the rear of Marie’s Diner on Crain Hwy. in La Plata, after a citizen’s complaint of a suspicious vehicle. Upon arrival police observed a blue Hyundai Elantra with two occupants backed into...
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