February 28, 2024

Community Mourns Passing of Bubby Knott

Bubby Knott

Lifelong St. Mary’s County resident Joseph Duane “Bubby” Knott, 77, passed away at Medstar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown last week. Services will be held Wednesday, January 10, 2024. A successful businessman, Mr. Knott was well known for his charitable giving and community involvement.

Christmas Lights Continue at Flat Iron Farm

There’s still time to catch the Flat Iron Farm Christmas lights display in Great Mills. They’re back this weekend on December 15 and 16 from 5 to 9pm each night.

Flat Iron Farm Lights This Weekend

Organizers of the Flat Iron Farm Christmas lights display enjoyed a great opening weekend. They’ll be back this weekend December 15 and 16 from 5 to 9pm each night.

Drop Off Animal Shelter Donations at Flat Iron Farm

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4-Hers are collecting items for local animal shelters. Flat Iron Farm in Great Mills will be a donation drop-off location.

Flat Iron Farm Christmas Promises New Surprises

Flat Iron

“The lights are up, animals are ready to meet everyone,” say organizers of “A Quiet Flat Iron Farm Christmas.” Plenty of new surprises in store. The holiday events at the Great Mills farm opened on November 23.

Here’s How to Help St. Mary’s Caring

St. Mary's Caring

St. Mary’s Caring Soup Kitchen in Great Mills is accepting donations. Last year, St. Mary’s Caring served more than 125,000 meals. The soup kitchen is open six days a week, Monday through Saturday, and offers children, struggling families, low-income elderly, the disabled, the homeless, the unemployed, and the working poor a well-balanced breakfast and lunch.

Bluegrass @ Flat Iron Farm Oct. 28

Bluegrass @ Flat Iron

Bluegrass for Hospice 2023 returns to Flat Iron Farm in Great Mills, MD, on Saturday, October 28, 2023. Tickets are on sale now.

‘Quiet’ Flat Iron Christmas in the Works

Flat Iron Farm

“A Quiet Flat Iron Farm Christmas” in Great Mills is being planned for the upcoming holiday season. Mark your calendar and keep an eye out for more details as the event gets closer. Vendors are being sought.

Update: Battle by the Bay Now on Sunday

UPDATE: The rain date for the Great Mills Trading Post’s Battle by the Bay Truck and Tractor Pull at the St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds in Leonardtown has been activated. The pull will now be held on Sunday, July 30. Gates open at noon and the pull begins at 2pm.

Truck, Tractor Pull Set Saturday @ Fairgrounds

UPDATE: The rain date for the Great Mills Trading Post’s Battle by the Bay Truck and Tractor Pull at the St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds in Leonardtown has been activated. The pull will now be held on Sunday, July 30. Gates open at noon and the pull begins at 2pm.