April 22, 2021

Art & Lifestyle:

Free Digital COVID Vaccine Cards Offered

Free digital COVID-19 vaccine cards will be offered for St. Mary’s County residents.

Entries Sought for DNR Photo Contest

Photo Contest

Calling all shutterbugs! The 18th annual Maryland Department of Natural Resources Photo Contest is accepting entries through August 5, 2021.

Complete Streets Workshops Planned

Complete Streets

The Calvert-St. Mary’s Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold virtual workshops April 21 and 22 to introduce the Complete Streets Plan project and gather feedback from the community.

NTP Presents Awards, Announces New Season

Newtowne Players

The Newtowne Players presented awards to some of its members and announced the theater’s Season 18 is slated to start in September.

NAWCAD’s Science & Tech Innovators


The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division recognized its 2020 leading scientific and technical innovators on April 7. Also honored were NAWCAD employees granted patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office for their inventions in 2019. 

Faller, Litten Earn Women’s Commission Honors


The St. Mary’s County Commission for Women has named Debra Faller as its 2021 Woman of the Year and Emily Litten as 2021 Tomorrow’s Woman.

Test Wing’s Davin Is Flight Officer of the Yr.


US Marine Corps MAJ Joseph Davin earned the Naval Test Wing Atlantic Test Naval Flight Officer of the Year Award for 2020.

Utility Work at Buck Hewitt Rd. Set to Begin

Buck Hewitt Road

Buck Hewitt Road near Lexington Park will experience traffic delays and brief closures on or about Thursday, April 1, 2021, while utility work is being performed. Disruption to traffic will occur for approximately one week, weather dependent.

NAACP to Hold Virtual College Fair


The St. Mary’s County NAACP will host the ninth annual Southern Maryland HBCU College & Career Fair virtually on Friday, February 26, 2021.

Broadband Survey Releases Results

Broadband Survey

The St. Mary’s Broadband Assessment Project team submitted its survey results and recommendations to the county commissioners.