August 18, 2019

Learn About Government at Citizens Academy

Citizens Academy

Any St. Mary’s County resident who has ever wondered how or why a department of county government does what it does can gain knowledge of the inner workings of local government at the 2019 St. Mary’s County Government Citizens Academy.

Century 21 Partners With Greenwell Foundation

Century 21

The Greenwell Foundation is happy to announce a new partnership with Century 21 New Millennium’s California, MD, office.

County Committee to Study Possible YMCA

YMCA

Eleven volunteers are needed for a YMCA Exploratory Committee.

New Express Bus Service Added in St. Mary’s

Bus Service

St. Mary’s Transit System has begun offering a new express bus service in the Great Mills/California area and also has launched a Sunday service to Leonardtown.

Sailor Becomes St. Mary’s Wine Maker

A local sailor has turned his experience of seeing the world with the US Navy into a love for wine, and has become a wine maker as a result.

CTSi Expanding in Downtown Lexington Park

Coherent Technical

Coherent Technical Services Inc. (CTSi), a locally owned company offering engineering and technology services, has chosen St. Mary’s Square in Lexington Park for its expansion into a 40,000-square-foot facility.

Nationwide Test of Emergency Alert System Set

Emergency Alert System

The Federal Emergency Management Agency, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission, will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System on Wednesday, Aug. 7. The nationwide test will be sent to radio and television stations beginning at 2:20 pm.

MetCom, Deputies Help Kids Beat the Heat

Beat the Heat

The St. Mary’s County Metropolitan Commission is working with the Office of the Sheriff’s Lexington Park Community Oriented Policing Unit to create an ongoing partnership for a public summer water spray program as a part of a community outreach and education initiative.

St. Mary’s Students Earn Medals at SkillsUSA

SkillsUSA

Maryland’s SkillsUSA delegation brought home 18 medals from the 55th annual National Leadership and Skills Conference, recently held in Louisville, KY. Three gold medals were earned by St. Mary’s County students.

NAACP Organizes Back To School Fair

NAACP Back To School

The St. Mary’s County branch of the NAACP is planning a Back To School Fair for Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, from noon to 3 pm.