September 21, 2019

Art & Lifestyle:

St. Mary’s Camera Club Gears Up for Fair -

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Festival of Trees Seeking Sponsors -

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

MedStar to Offer Acupuncture Talk, Demo -

Friday, September 6, 2019

Winners in 5th District Art & App Contests Honored -

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Juneteenth Vendors, Sponsors Sought

Juneteenth Event

Vendors, advertisers, and sponsors are needed for the 16th annual Juneteenth Celebration on Saturday, June 15, 2019, in Lexington Park. Those interested need to register before the May 24 deadline.

Survey Says, Dream Big for Youth

Survey Says, Dream Big for Youth

Representatives of the Campaign for a Community/Youth Center in Lexington Park say the time is now to begin discussions to build a community center.

Juneteenth Festival Planned June 16

Juneteenth Festival

For the 15th year, the Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions will offer its annual Juneteenth Festival to celebrate African-American heritage in St. Mary’s County. The free event is set for noon to 8 pm June 16, 2018, at John G. Lancaster Park in Lexington Park.

Sotterley Ceremony Honors Enslaved Community

Sotterley middle passage ceremony 2012

Members of the community gathered at Historic Sotterley in Hollywood Nov. 12 to honor Africans transported in the Middle Passage.

Civil War Memorial Dedication Set for June 16

The UCAC invites you to attend the dedication of the United States Colored Troops Civil War Memorial Monument.

Verizon Store and Cantina Coming to Lexington Park

New businesses will revitalize empty commercial spaces on Great Mills Road and Route 235.

Meeting in Freedom

By Juneteenth (June 16) 2012, Lexington Park will boast a monument to the United States Colored Troops of the Civil War.

Medals of Honor Remembered

The UCAC plans to honor St. Mary’s County’s Civil War heroes.

Juneteenth Celebration Today at Tulagi Place

Celebrate the abolition of slavery in Texas in 1865.