July 31, 2021

Art & Lifestyle:

Register for Healthy St. Mary’s Annual Meeting -

Thursday, July 29, 2021

Entries Sought for DNR Photo Contest -

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Poplar Hill Music Series Continues -

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Save the Date for TPP Annual Dinner -

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Rabid Fox Caught in Lexington Park


The St. Mary’s County Health Department reports that a fox captured near Hilton Drive in the Lexington Park area has tested positive for rabies.

Violence, Injury, & Trauma Action Team Meets

Chronic Disease

The Violence, Injury, and Trauma Action Team of the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership will meet from 1 to 2 pm Thursday, July 22, 2021.

Public Health Workers Honored


St. Mary’s County Health Department honored its team members for exceptional courage and service in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic and for ongoing efforts to advance agency performance.

Water Monitoring at Public Beaches Continues


Until Labor Day, the St. Mary’s County Health Department tests the water quality of public beaches in the county.

Lex Park to Get Behavioral Health Hub

Behavioral Health Hub

PNC Bank has donated its former bank building on Great Mills Road in Lexington Park to be used as a community Behavioral Health Hub.

Free Digital COVID Vaccine Cards Offered

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

COVID Testing Site at Bay District Closing

Walk-Up COVID Testing in Lex Park

The St. Mary’s County Health Department COVID-19 testing site at the Bay District Volunteer Fire Department in Lexington Park is closing. The last day of operations will be Friday, March 26, 2021.

COVID Testing Sites Changes Jan. 20

COVID Testing

The St. Mary’s County Health Department will temporarily close its COVID-19 testing sites Wednesday, January 20, 2021, in order to redirect staff resources for community-based COVID-19 testing and vaccination clinics that day.

Health Department Offers Virtual Programs

Health Department

Registration is open for virtual programs on pregnancy, tobacco cessation, diabetes prevention, and drug overdose response being offered by the St. Mary’s County Health Department.

St. Mary’s Sees Surge in COVID Cases


COVID-19 cases in St. Mary’s County surge after the holidays, the St. Mary’s County Health Department reports.