December 3, 2016

‘Annie Jr.’ Makes Its Way to St. Leonard

'Annie Jr.' in St. Leonard

New Direction Community Theater will present its annual kid’s holiday show, “Annie Jr.,” with an all-“no adults” cast at 7 pm Dec. 2 and 3 and 9 and 10 and 3 pm Dec. 3 and 4 and 10 and 11 at the Long Beach Community Center in St. Leonard.

Nam Knights Make Donation to Sheriff’s Office

Nam Knights

Preliminary Breath Test instruments are in high demand for law enforcement agencies. The devices, used to quickly test alcohol consumption, are one of the most frequently used items in most agencies. In early November, the Nam Knights of America, Skipjack chapter donated a Preliminary Breath Test instrument to the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office.

Groups Help Habitat With Veteran’s Home


Local businesses and organizations came together to help Patuxent Habitat for Humanity make critical home repairs for a local US Navy veteran in Great Mills recently.

Thanksgiving Holiday Closings

Thanksgiving Holiday Closings

Thanksgiving holiday closings at the College of Southern Maryland and around St. Mary’s County are announced.

‘The Game’s Afoot’ at Three Notch

Three Notch Theater

The Newtowne Players will perform “The Game’s Afoot/Holmes for the Holidays” Dec. 2 through Dec. 18 at Three Notch Theatre at 21744 South Coral Drive in Lexington Park.

Homicide Victims Remembered at Memorial

homicide victims

Victims of homicide will be remembered and honored with love at the 15th annual Silent Angel Memorial starting at 6 pm Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, at the Bay District Volunteer Fire Department at 46900 South Shangri-La Drive in Lexington Park.

Imagine One Awarded NAVSEA ISAO Contract

Imagine One ISAO Contract

Imagine One Technology & Management Ltd. has been awarded the Naval Sea Systems Command International Security Assistance Office task order under SeaPort-e to provide technical assistance in support of all NAVSEA and affiliated Program Executive Office-managed foreign military sales cases.

Dispose of Household Hazardous Waste

Hazardous waste collection day

St. Mary’s County residents can properly dispose of potentially toxic materials at a Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016 between 8 am and 4:30 pm at the county landfill on St Andrews Church Road.

Pax River Set for Weekend Air Show

Air Expo

Despite the absence of the Blue Angels, the Patuxent River Naval Air Station Air Expo 2016 will be held as planned on Oct. 29 and 30, and there will be lots to see and experience.

Learn to Be a Weather Spotter


The best way to gather data about severe weather is by getting help from every citizen, and on Nov. 7, 2016, the St. Mary’s County Department of Emergency Services & Technology will host SKYWARN winter storm training for volunteers who want to help. The session will be held in the Chesapeake Building on the Governmental Center Campus in Leonardtown at 41770 Baldridge St.