January 2017

St. Mary’s County Commissioners Announce Appointments

The Commissioners of St. Mary’s County have appointed  John Groeger, interim director of the Department Public Works and Transportation and Gary Whipple, interim manager of the St. Mary’s County Regional Airport. They replace George Erichsen who was recently named [...]


FUNERAL PROCESSION: 1-31-17   9:45 AM – 11:30 AM HVFD to RT 245 through Leonardtown to St. Johns. EXPECT DELAYS. Fire Department and Sheriff’s Office personnel and vehicles will be at intersections for traffic [...]

CSM Testing Center Earns National Certification

The Testing Center at the College of Southern Maryland La Plata Campus has completed a two-year process to become certified by the National College Testing Association (NCTA). “The certification is rigorous, requiring that the testing center meet professional and [...]

Natural Resources Staff Rescues “Jughead” the Deer

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is pleased to report that members of its Wildlife and Heritage Service successfully rescued a juvenile male deer Sunday night after it was trapped for more than a week with a plastic snack container over its head. The [...]

Spring Trout Stocking Begins in Maryland Lakes and Streams

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has begun stocking about 338,000 brown, golden and rainbow trout throughout the state ahead of the 2017 fishing season. “The trout stocking program raises several hundred thousand trout at our hatcheries, which are stocked [...]

Weapon-Free Higher Education Zones Bill Has 1pm Hearing

Delegate Deb Rey is urging supporters of our 2nd Amendment to show up in Annapolis Tuesday, January 31, to testify against HB159. “Tell Annapolis they can’t have your guns!,” Rey said in an email. And if they try to take them you will replace them in [...]

Presidential Candidate Tax Transparency Act Has Hearing Feb 9

President Donald Trump has become the focus of the world and has even found himself on the radar of Maryland’s general assembly. Fifty-eight legislators in Annapolis, between two bills, have taken a shot at the newly elected President by tackling the issue of his [...]

MCW and Ryback Comes to Southern Maryland for Winter Blast

Maryland Championship Wrestling comes to the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department in St. Mary’s County for Winter Blast, Saturday, March 11. Professional wrestler Ryback, familiar with World Wrestling Entertainment fans, will be the special guest and available during [...]

National Day of the Cowboy Proposed by Senate Joint Resolution

State Senator George Edwards has introduced a Senate Joint Resolution (SJ1) encouraging the Congress of the United States of America to designate the fourth Saturday in July of each year as the National Day of the Cowboy and encouraging the people of the United States of [...]

Delegate Deb Rey Holds First Town Hall Meeting

Everyone is welcomed to attend my first monthly Town Hall meeting on Saturday, February 4th, 10 AM at the Ridge Volunteer Fire Department, 13820 Point Lookout Rd, Ridge, MD 20680. There you will be updated on these past few weeks in Annapolis as well as learn about my bills [...]
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