Today the gas price is close to $3.19 in Dunnsville as of 2024-03-04. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.352, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
Spring Comes Early, So Does Love: St. Mary’s County Marriage Applications Rise In Febuary 2024
LEONARDTOWN, Md. – As winter ends and temperatures rise, we usher in the season of love – early spring. This period often sees a surge in wedding ceremonies. According to the Clerk of the Circuit Court for St. Mary’s County, over 25 marriage applications were filed in February.
Lancaster, March 01 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Middlesex High School basketball team will have a game with Lancaster High School on March 01, 2024, 18:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Arrests, DUIs, Summonses And Warrants Served
LEONARDTOWN, Md. – The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office handled 1239 Calls for service, including 8 Emergency Petitions February 19-25, 2024. Calls for service include requests for police assistance originating from the public as well as self-initiated events made by deputy sheriffs. The Emergency Petition statute in...
🚧 Temporary Service Interruption at Merry Point Ferry, Lancaster
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Fredericksburg, Virginia. The Merry Point Ferry, located in Lancaster County, will temporarily cease operations starting today and is expected to remain out of service through Saturday, March 2. The reason cited for the suspension is the unavailability of an operator for this week. Commuters and residents who rely on the ferry for crossing the Corrotoman River should adjust their travel plans accordingly. Ferry services are scheduled to resume normal operation on Tuesday, March 5. For additional information regarding the Merry Point Ferry and to stay updated on the status of service, please visit the following link: https://t.co/xVWVrWUpa7.
Prescribed Fires: Impact on Local Turkey Nesting and the Need for Strategic Land Management
Wild turkeys and other ground-nesting birds in the Southeast need regular controlled fires to maintain their habitat. However, there's concern about the potential impact of these fires on turkey nests, especially given the declining turkey populations in many Southeast areas.
St. Mary's County investigating car accident as homicide after victim found with gunshot wound
ST. MARY'S COUNTY, Md. - The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is now investigating a car accident as a homicide after the victim was discovered with a gunshot wound. On Tuesday, Feb. 27, 23-year-old Malic Quinn Freeland died at a shock trauma center where he had been undergoing treatment following a car crash.
Road rage shooting suspect to go before grand jury
GLOUCESTER, Va. (WAVY) — Speaking out for the first time in court Thursday, the victim of an alleged road rage shooting in Gloucester County said he felt violated and shocked. He added that it “felt like I was in a movie.”. He said this while sitting across from...
Bulldogs Fall 60-54 to Carver; Open State Play at Lancaster
The third-seeded Brunswick High School varsity boys’ basketball team had a chance down the stretch but top-seeded Carver Academy was able to hang on for a 60-54 victory in the Class 1, Region B title on Saturday afternoon. The victory improved the Wolverines to 23-2 on the campaign while...
Former DMV Couple Sentenced to Prison for Trafficking Guns Used in Criminal Activity
Mocobizscene – Federal officials have announced that the former couple responsible for trafficking numerous guns throughout the DMV region will be sentenced to several years in prison. Gregory Bournes Jr., 31, of Lancaster, Virginia, and Dream Jackson, 30, of Georgia, were both sentenced in Washington, DC, for importing guns...
Lancaster, VA High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - March 1
Be sure to catch the high school basketball games happening in Lancaster, Virginia today. Details on how to stream all of the action can be found below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Game Time:...
Transforming Local Agriculture into Quail Habitat: A Sustainable Solution for Bobwhite Populations
Agriculture history has greatly influenced bobwhite quail populations. When forests in the east were cleared for small-scale farming from the late 1800s to mid-20th century, bobwhite populations flourished. This was due to the land use of the time, which included small fields, crop rotations, fallow land, and inefficient harvesting. However, with the mechanization of farming and the use of chemicals and commercial fertilizers, quail populations declined significantly.
How a flood threatened to knock the Scotland community's center of faith off the map
SCOTLAND, Md. — For a century now, Scotland AME Zion has been the church on the side of the road with a rich, but little-known history. On July 7, 2019, a catastrophic flood threatened to knock this resilient center of faith off the map. “We’ve always had problems with...
Local Landowners' Guide: Balancing Quail Habitat, Timber Health and Revenue
The Tall Timbers Bobwhite Quail Management Handbook has updated an article on the importance of overstory management. This refers to the layer of trees in a forest canopy. The article highlights that decisions made by landowners can greatly affect the habitat of bobwhite quail, other wildlife, and their predators. It also impacts the health of the forest and the type of groundcover that thrives.
Gloucester man arrested and charged after allegedly brandishing pistol at deputies
GLOUCESTER, Va. — A man was arrested and charged after brandishing a weapon at Gloucester County deputies on Saturday. Gloucester County Sheriff's Office says they were dispatched around 1 p.m. to the 9900 block of Grove Court for a report of an armed suspect making threats. The suspect was reported to have left in a vehicle before deputies arrived.
Emergency medical services study shows good coverage, room for improvement
St. Mary’s County is considered to have a good emergency services department, but the county commissioners learned what they can do to make it even better through a study they requested. Rick Harrison of Mission Critical Partners gave a 39-minute presentation on his findings of a countywide review of emergency medical services study Tuesday in Leonardtown. Harrison told the commissioners that standard guidelines — even in rural settings — dictate...
Psalms 40 Project Assisting Locals On The Road To Recovery
GREAT MILLS, Md. – With the nationwide epidemic of opioid and heroin use, recovery centers and churches are stepping up to shed light on the subject and meet the needs of the local community. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 112,000 overdose deaths took place in...
Stolen Guns, Drugs, Cash Seized During Two Searches In St. Mary's County, Sheriff Says
Lexington Park resident Joseph Matthew Queen III, 30, and Terrance Lamar Barnes, 29, who has no fixed address, are being held behind bars following two busts over the weekend, authorities announced. On Friday, deputies from the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office first responded to a residence in the 21000 block...
Restorative justice for Scotland and the Second Century Project to Save Scotland AME Zion Church
SCOTLAND, Md. — Scotland families owned over 500 acres of land in the heart of Montgomery County’s Potomac River Valley starting in 1880. It was valuable land. Montgomery County wanted it and so did investors. Many families who could not read or write, were swindled into giving up...