July 7, 2022

Art & Lifestyle:

  • Schmidt

    Schmidt New F-35 PEO

    US Air Force MAJ GEN Michael Schmidt is the new program executive officer for the F-35 Joint Program Office.

  • Public Forum

    St. Mary’s Public Forum Set July 12

    The St. Mary’s County commissioners will host a public forum at 6:30 pm Tuesday, July 12, 2022, at the Chesapeake Building at 41770 Baldridge St. in Leonardtown.

  • Lighthouse

    STEAM Program on Tap at Piney Point

    Piney Point Lighthouse Museum will hold a four-day STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and technology) program for kids.

  • Could Balloons Track Hypersonic Weapons?

    The Pentagon continues to increase spending on multiple projects involving balloons — high-altitude inflatables flying at between 60,000 and 90,000 feet — adding them to the military’s extensive surveillance network and potentially using them to track hypersonic weapons.

  • Make It In America

    Hoyer Discusses Make It In America Agenda

    Rep. Steny H. Hoyer met with the board of the Regional Manufacturing Institute of Maryland to discuss the Make It In America agenda that he has led in Congress for more than a decade, including updating the board on a new priority included in the MIIA framework.

Leader Exclusives

Looking Back 50 Yrs. at Hurricane Agnes – Message From the Cap’n

Jun 29, 2022

I watched Tropical Storm Agnes, 50 years ago this month, change my small part of the watershed, for the worst. It hasn’t recovered. Experts say none of the Chesapeake Bay recovered from Agnes.

Askey Welcomes New Partners

Jun 27, 2022

Christa Hood, CPA, and Monica Kempson, CPA, became the new partners of Askey, Askey & Associates, CPA, LLC, June 1, 2022. Founders Bob and Cathy Askey are sticking around as consultants, but after 25 years handed off the business to its new partners.


Wheeler Seeks Clerk of Circuit Court

Jun 23, 2022

Faye Wheeler is running for Clerk of the St. Mary’s County Circuit Court. The Clerk’s office records land deeds, mortgages, plats, conveyances, and other precious documents; administers oaths; issues business and marriage licenses; and performs civil marriage ceremonies.