December 6, 2020

Art & Lifestyle:

Lions Club Honors Poster Contest Winner -

Thursday, December 3, 2020

TPP, NAWCAD Seeking STEM Workshop Proposals -

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Bid Now on Rotary Club Auction Items -

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Pax Partnership Seeks Donations for St. Mary’s Caring -

Monday, November 30, 2020

COVID & Health Disparities Topic of Webinar


The St. Mary’s County Health Department will hold the second of three webinars that aim to explore health equity, health disparities, and ways that community can make an impact.

Health Equity Webinar Series Set


The St. Mary’s County Health Department will host a three-part webinar series to explore health equity, health disparities, and ways that community can make an impact. Health Officer Dr. Meenakshi Brewster will moderate the sessions.

For 4th Time, Sheriff’s Office Earns National Accreditation

Sheriff's Office National Accreditation

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office was awarded with its fourth reaccreditation on July 30 by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies.

Sheriff’s 40 Years of Service Recognized

Sheriff's 40 Years of Service

St. Mary’s County Sheriff Timothy Cameron was recently recognized for 40 years of service to the county. 

Deputies Help Save the Lives of Two


In June, St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office deputies helped save the lives of two people – an 80-year-old man who was playing tennis and a 3-year-old playing in a pool.

Equity Resolution Signed in Lexington Park

The sheriff, superintendent of schools, and the county health officer have joined forces to combat bias and inequity in St. Mary’s County. They formally signed an equity resolution in the new District 4 Sheriff Station in Lexington Park, MD.

Ceremony Commemorates Emancipation Day

Emancipation Day

A soil collection ceremony was held Nov. 1 in commemoration of lynching victim Benjamin Hance. Mr. Hance was said to have died in 1887 in St. Mary’s County. The Emancipation Day ceremony was one of healing and remembrance for the only documented lynching victim in the county.

Youth Gun Violence is Topic of Annual Meeting

Youth Gun Violence

Youth gun violence in the community is just one of the topics that will be discussed during the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership annual meeting Sept. 19, 2019. MedStar St. Mary’s supports the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership.

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.

Sheriff’s District Office Coming to Lexington Park

District Office

A construction contract has been awarded to build a new Sheriff’s Office District Office in Lexington Park. The contract was awarded by the commissioners of St. Mary’s County in late October.