Abandoned house fire in Prince Frederick under investigation

Abandoned house fire in Prince Frederick under investigation

7/31/2014

On Thursday, July 31st at approximately 5:40 pm, there was a report of a fire in the area of Wal-Mart in Prince Frederick. There was an abandon residence at 100 Solomons Island Road that had a shed on fire. The fire was extinguish quickly, even with very...

Charles County man sentenced for distribution of cocaine, marijuana

7/31/2014

Circuit Court for Charles County Judge Amy J. Bragunier sentenced Augustine Adams, 48, to 18 months and one additional year in the Charles County Detention...
Charles County man sentenced for distribution of cocaine, marijuana


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Commissioners meet with Indian Head, La Plata town councils

The Charles County Commissioners held their annual meeting with the Indian Head and La Plata town councils Tuesday, July 29 at Indian Head. The yearly meeting is held to bring the commissioners up to date on issues the two municipalities are facing...

UPDATE: Family displaced after accidental house fire in Huntingtown

On Thursday, July 31 at approximately 10:18 am, there was a report of a fire in the basement laundry room at Stephen Reid Road in Huntingtown. As units arrived on the scene, they found a working fire with basement fully involved and working its way...

Quade sentenced for Three Notch Trail murder

John Quade, Jr. has been sentenced to 30 years in jail for the Second-Degree Murder of Moneta Jo Strickland last year on the Three Notch Trail in Mechanicsville. St. Mary's County Circuit Court Judge David Densford imposed the maximum penalty...
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Richmond honored at Science Center ribbon cutting

The Charles County Board of Education was finally able to display the crown jewel of their new St. Charles High School Tuesday, July 29 when they cut the ribbon on the long-awaited James E. Richmond Science Center at the Waldorf school as part of...

Dr. Lipoff: Bad Posture, Big Trouble

"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and Third by experience, which is the bitterest." - Confucius According to Merriam-Webster's Dictionary, posture means the position...

The Tides launches new family-friendly menu

The Tides Restaurant was founded by Wildewood developer Ed Wettengel to give the community something it didn't have -- a fine dining establishment. The restaurant on Route 235 just north of Pax River Gate 1 has served that role in fine style...

Great Mills native serves abroad USS Nitze

A 2009 Great Mills High School graduate, 2013 University of Kanas graduate and Great Mills, Md., native is serving aboard USS Nitze (DDG 94), one of the world's most versatile multi-mission combat ships. Ensign Garrett Smith is a gunnery officer aboard...

Cardin credits ACA for extending Medicare solvency

U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), a member of the Senate Finance Committee Subcommittees on Health Care and Social Security, lauded the Medicare Trustees' announcement that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has helped extend the solvency...

Charles County Sheriff's Office assists in man getting six years for theft scheme

U.S. District Judge Ellen L. Hollander sentenced Tavares Davon Miller, a/k/a "Tavon Jackson," "Tavon Miller," and "Ooh," age 30, of Baltimore, Maryland today 75 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for conspiring to commit...

Dominion declines participation in League's meeting

A town hall meeting planned by the League of Women Voters (LWV) of Calvert County will apparently be minus one participant when it is held in August. The purpose of the League's meeting at Calvert Library Prince Frederick Thursday, Aug. 14...

Commissioners give go-ahead to shopping center

A key approval was given Tuesday by the St. Mary's County Commissioners for a shopping center at the county's busiest intersection. The commissioners, after delaying the decision for a week, approved two crossings of the county-owned railroad....

Man arrested after driving under the influence and crashing vehicle

Charles County Sheriff's Office PFC P. Alvarez attempted to stop a car on July 22nd at 10:45 p.m. that was traveling without its headlights on near Smallwood Drive West. The driver refused to stop and accelerated, turning onto St. Patrick's Drive near...

Charles County Board of Education approves principal, vice principal appointments

The Board of Education yesterday approved several administrative appointments for the 2014-15 school year. They include one principal appointment, three vice principal appointments and two positions at the Jesse L. Starkey Administration...

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