May 25, 2019

  • Working Capital Fund

    Navy Working Capital Fund Explained

    Gene Townsend, former comptroller of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, will speak on the Navy Working Capital Fund during an event Thursday, May 30, 2019, hosted by The Patuxent Partnership.

  • Yancey

    CSM’s Yancey First in Nation for Assists

    College of Southern Maryland point guard freshman Amaya Yancey just finished the basketball season first in the nation in assists per game with 8.0. And more, she was named to the 2018-2019 NJCAA Division II Third Team All American Team.

  • GM Trading Post Sponsoring Truck & Tractor Pull

    Join the Great Mills Trading Post as it presents the Battle by the Bay Truck & Tractor Pull at the St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds in Leonardtown on May 25, 2019.

  • Presidents Day

    Landfill, STS Schedules for Holiday Weekend

    In observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 27, all St. Mary’s County government administrative offices will be closed. Offices will reopen Tuesday, May 28, at their normal times.

  • Code Green Fridays

    Code Green Fridays Start at CSM

    The College of Southern Maryland will continue its Code Green initiative this year. CSM will begin Code Green Fridays on May 24, 2019, and continue until Aug. 9 at all of the CSM campuses.

Leader Exclusives

Working Capital Fund

Navy Working Capital Fund Explained

Gene Townsend, former comptroller of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, will speak on the Navy Working Capital Fund during an event Thursday, May 30, 2019, hosted by The Patuxent Partnership.

Sohl to Speak on Naval Aviation Programs

Sohl to Speak on Naval Aviation Programs

RADM Paul “L.J.” Sohl, commander of the Operational Test and Evaluation Force, will be the keynote speaker during a panel event, Execution and Test of Innovative Naval Aviation Programs, hosted by The Patuxent Partnership. 

soft crab

Worth Repeating: Soft Crab Season Opens Ever So Quietly

It’s that time of year again, Message from the Cap’n has to address the great harbinger of the season, the soft crab. And, back in 2019, get your Smith Island Cruise information and reservations here.

Catfish Becoming Dominant Species in Lower Potomac

Message From the Cap’n is a compilation of history, fishing advice, waterman, and weather insights, Chesapeake lore, and ordinary malarkey. This season’s highlight: More catfish in the Potomac than we’ve ever seen!

Art & Lifestyle

ArtsPark

Lex Park ArtsPark Stalls, Festival Canceled

Jan 14, 2019

The St. Mary’s County Community Development Corporation has canceled its 2019 Cherry Blossom Festival and put its plans for a Lexington Park ArtsPark on hold after conditions changed regarding long-anticipated funding.

Appraiser Fair

Bring Your Wares to the Appraiser Fair

Dec 29, 2018

The St. Mary’s County Museum Division has scheduled the January 2019 Appraiser Fair, and is encouraging residents to bring their items for appraisal to the St. Clement’s Island Museum on Saturday, Jan. 26.