June 24, 2019

  • Nurse Pinning

    Nurse Pinning Celebrates 54 Graduates

    54 associate degree candidates received their nurse pins at the 60th spring commencement of College of Southern Maryland.

  • Olbrich to Speak

    Olbrich to Speak at HSMP Meeting

    The Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership has added to the list of speakers for its annual meeting in September. Kat Olbrich, the Maryland and Delaware area director for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, will lead a session.

  • Trump Moving Past Planned Strike on Iran

    Trump says he was looking forward to moving past a strike on Iran in retaliation for the downing of an unmanned US drone last week by elite Iranian Revolutionary Guard forces.

  • Adults Only Show

    Newtowne Players Ready for Next Show

    The Newtowne Players are bringing “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas” to the stage in St. Mary’s County.

  • Commission for Women Supports Scholarship

    In May, the St. Mary’s County commissioners gave $4,450 on behalf of the Commission for Women to the College of Southern Maryland to support the Jane Hale Sypher Scholarship Fund.

Leader Exclusives


Ice-Diminishing Arctic Effects on Navy Considered

The Patuxent Partnership is co-hosting an event in Washington, DC, that will focus on the effects of climate change on the US Navy, especially in the Arctic.

Capt. Chris Cox

Get a Briefing From Capt. Chris Cox

Commanding Officer Capt. Chris Cox will give a briefing titled “View From Pax River NAS” on July 10, 2019, from noon to 1:30 pm.

under secretary navy

Under Secretary of the Navy Headlines TPP Dinner

Under Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly’s remarks at The Patuxent Partnership’s annual dinner, were pointed and heartfelt. Americans need, now more than ever, to believe we are the “good guys.”

Willows Recreation Center

Willows Recreation Center Set to Open This Summer

The Willows Recreation Center is set to open this summer in Lexington Park. WRC is the first and only full service indoor recreation center in St. Mary’s County.

Art & Lifestyle

Run & Fun Walk for Hospice

MedStar Advice on Preparing for Summer Activities

Jun 12, 2019

MedStar PromptCare offers four tips to keep in mind when preparing for activities this summer. It’s important not to overdo it if you haven’t exercised much over the winter.

Celebrate Flag Day at County Ceremony

Jun 12, 2019

2019 Flag Day festivities, co-sponsored by the commissioners of St. Mary’s County and the commissioners of Leonardtown, will take place at 6 pm Friday, June 14.