February 9, 2016

Davin Promoted at Compass Systems


Taylor Davin has been appointed director of business development and proposals at Compass Systems Inc.

Donate Blood at February Drives

Blood drives

Winter can be a difficult time for blood donations to the American Red Cross. Bad weather and cold temperatures can keep donors from coming to blood drives, so the Red Cross is appealing to donors to stop by and donate blood at a February drive.

Training Set at Pax River NAS


For the first 12 days of February, Navy Security Forces at Patuxent River Naval Air Station will be participating in the annual Solid Curtain/Citadel Shield force protection training.

Comment Still Sought on Regional Transportation Plan

Calvert St. Mary's MPO

The public comment period will close Feb. 22, 2016, on a long-range regional transportation plan for the Lexington Park region extending as far south as St. Mary’s City and north as the Chesapeake Ranch Estates.

Compass Sponsors Displaced Vet Housing at Greenwell

Camp Host Homes - Greenwell

Compass Systems Inc. joins Greenwell Foundation to build non-traditional displaced vet housing at Greenwell State Park. compass-sys-inc.com/

Showtime Deli Reopens in Lexington Park

Showtime Deli

Showtime Deli – Legendary Lexington Park eatery – reopens – serving breakfast and lunch from Great Mills Road — still owned & operated by descendants of legendary Lexington Park Founding Father Jack Gelrud.

Library Show Honors Late Artist Cummings


The Lexington Park Library’s latest art exhibit features the work of the late Candy Cummings.

Government Facilities Close for MLK Day

martin luther king

St. Mary’s County Government administrative offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Speak to Commissioners at January Forum


Residents of St. Mary’s County who would like a chance to voice any concerns can attend the first public forum of 2016, hosted by the commissioners of St. Mary’s County at 6:30 pm Tuesday, Jan. 12, in the commissioners’ meeting room in the Chesapeake Building at 41770 Baldridge St. in Leonardtown.

Calvert St. Mary’s MPO to Meet Jan. 7

Calvert St. Mary's MPO

The Metropolitan Planning Organization will meet at the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center at 6 pm Jan. 7