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Nightmare on Sotterley Lane

Sotterley is hosting a new event based on some of our favorite haunted and ghostly happenings from the past. Come and join us for Nightmare on Sotterley Lane! Go on a walking tour of some of our favorite creepy spaces and places, and be prepared to encounter earthly inhabitants and the unexplainable presences on our […]
HOLLYWOOD, MD
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MISSING: Justin Biscoe, 35-Year-Old, Last Seen In Lexington Park

LEXINGTON PARK, Md. — The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office seeks your help in locating a missing person:. Last seen: Brighton Ave in Lexington Park on 09/23/22. If you have information that can assist in helping safely locate Justin Biscoe, please call 911 or contact the Sheriff’s Office at 301-475-8008.
LEXINGTON PARK, MD
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Local Hero Saves Man From Jumping Off Thomas Johnson Bridge

SOLOMONS, Md. – On September 19, Tanya Washington, an employee of The BayNet, helped save a man from jumping off the Thomas Johnson Bridge in Solomons. After months of tragic incidents on the bridge, it’s great to finally see a more positive outcome. Everyone here at The BayNet is proud of Washington for taking the initiative to help save a man’s life.
SOLOMONS, MD
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SMCSO Investigating Shots Fired After Dispute In Great Mills

GREAT MILLS, Md. – On September 20, 2022 at 10:00 p.m. deputies responded to a reported shots fired in the 45700 block of Military Lane in Great Mills. Investigation determined there was a dispute where shots were fired and two residences were struck and no injuries reported. CID is...
GREAT MILLS, MD

Lexington Park man charged in early September shooting

Sept. 23, 2022 update: The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office arrested Walter Harrison Nelson Jr., age 55 of Lexington Park, on warrants on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022, from a shooting incident earlier this month. Nelson was charged with First-Degree Assault, Second-Degree Assault, Firearm use/Fel-Violent Crime, Firearm Possession with Felony Conviction, and Illegal Possession of Ammo. […]
LEXINGTON PARK, MD
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Campsite Slasher In St. Mary's County At Large After Leaving Court-Ordered Treatment Program

An escapee who absconded from a court-ordered treatment program in Maryland following an assault arrest is on the loose, the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office is advising. The agency issued an alert on Thursday, Sept. 22 regarding Leonardtown resident Robert Alan Mandley, Jr., 32, after he went AWOL from his program earlier this month after an arrest for first-degree assault.
LEONARDTOWN, MD

SMCPS announces administrative changes

LEONARDTOWN, MD – Superintendent of Schools, Dr. J. Scott Smith, announces the following Administrative Changes: Dr. Joseph (JR) Beavers, Principal at Dynard Elementary School, will be named Acting Director of Maintenance in the Division of Supporting Services.  Mr. Christopher Dyson, Assistant Principal, 11 months, at Dynard Elementary School, will be named Acting Principal at Dynard Elementary […]
LEONARDTOWN, MD
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Man Arrested For Shooting Earlier This Month In Lexington Park

LEXINGTON PARK, Md. – The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office arrested Walter Harrison Nelson Jr., age 55 of Lexington Park, on warrants on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022, from a shooting incident earlier this month. Nelson was charged with:. -First-Degree Assault. -Second-Degree Assault. -Firearm use/Fel-Violent Crime. -Firearm Possession...
LEXINGTON PARK, MD
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Potomac River Oyster Wars & the Death of Berkeley Muse

Town of Colonial Beach, Virginia (CBVA) is located on the shoreline of the Potomac River, which low-water mark serves as the Virginia-Maryland border in most places. So when visitors are on CBVA’s sandy beaches, they are in Virginia; but once they step into the river, they have entered Maryland. Colonial Beach’s unique location made it the epicenter of the century-long Potomac River Oyster Wars, a significant aspect of the Town’s history, that lasted from 1865 to 1959.
COLONIAL BEACH, VA
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Menhaden fleet provides flashback in Lewes history

The sight of a menhaden fishing fleet from Omega Protein in Reedville, Va., on Sept. 19 in the Delaware Bay off Lewes Beach provided a flashback into the history of Lewes when the menhaden fishing industry dominated the area economy. Although the industry has roots as far back as the...
LEWES, DE
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Sheriff Seeks The Whereabouts Of Robert Alan Mandley Jr.

LEONARDTOWN, Md. – The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the whereabouts of Robert Alan Mandley Jr., age 32 of Leonardtown. Mandley absconded from a court ordered treatment program on September 12, 2022; his original arrest was for the charge of assault first degree. Mandley is...
LEONARDTOWN, MD
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