September 19, 2020

Art & Lifestyle:

GM Pool to Close Temporarily for Maintenance -

Saturday, September 19, 2020

‘Water Taxi’ Painting Donated to Museum -

Friday, September 18, 2020

4 Drive-Thru Vaccination Clinics Planned -

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Deadline for Crab Pot Pitch Is Sept. 21 -

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Great Mills HS Suffers 17th US School Shooting in 2018

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Great Mills High School in Lexington Park, Maryland, is at the top of the list — for March 20 — of the 17 school shootings in the US since the start of this year.

GMHS STEM Students Present Projects


As 34 of the seniors at Great Mills High School get closer to graduation, they are also completing STEM Capstone Presentations, and on April 14 from 5 to 7 pm, the community can come to the school and get a glimpse of what these students have been doing.

SMECO Sponsors So. Md. Computer Bowl

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For Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative, sponsoring the 27th annual Southern Maryland High School Computer Bowl on March is about encouraging the software developers of tomorrow.

CSM Hosts VEX Robotics Competition


CSM hosted the February 2016 VEX Robotics Competition where students build robots to compete in qualifying matches, elimination matches and Skills Challenges.

GMHS Students’ Stand Up! App Wins Award

To compete in Rep. Hoyer’s first app competition, GMHS students created Stand Up!, an app aimed at raising awareness of cyber bullying for teen girls, bystanders, and parents.

GMHS Tweeting & Making Great Connections

Student/faculty interactions boost school spirit, recognize student efforts and help faculty address issues.

GMHS Takes 2 of Top 4 Computer Bowl Spots

Encouraging the programmers of tomorrow, Southern Maryland High School Computer Bowl celebrates 25th anniversary with nearly 60 student participants.

Local STEM Students Qualify for US Championship

Students from Great Mills and Mattawoman earned the right to compete in the US Open Robotics Championship, to be held in Nebraska.

Great Mills Student to Sing in National Choir

Lovell Rose from Great Mills High School has been selected as a member of the 2013 NAfME All-National Honor Mixed Choir singing in a concert Oct. 30 in Nashville, Tenn.

Great Mills Senior Awarded SMECO Scholarship

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SMECO has awarded four scholarships to high school seniors, including one to Samantha Janey, of Great Mills, Maryland. Each year, SMECO awards four college scholarships to students from the co-op’s service area.