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2018-19 Southern Maryland winter sports scoreboard | Scoreboard  SoMdNews.com

The following reflect scores reported to Southern Maryland Newspapers as of 11 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8.



Leonardtown graduate Freeman turns hardship into a rushing yards record at Chowan  SoMdNews.com

Leonardtown High School graduate Tyrell Freeman saw his NCAA Division I recruitment fall through, but turned it around and broke the rushing yards record at ...



Students lead by example at Leonardtown High School Freshman Academy  SoMdNews.com

Rather than letting incoming ninth-graders flounder as they attempt to navigate their new social and academic expectations, the inaugural freshman academy ...



Chopticon High School senior Longworth headed to Frostburg State for soccer  SoMdNews.com

Taylor Longworth has been playing soccer pretty much her entire life.



St. Mary's Co. Gov. News Briefs - Southern Maryland Headline News  Southern Maryland Online

Newly Elected Officials to be Sworn In December 3. Citizens of St. Mary's County are invited to attend the quadrennial Oath of Office Ceremony for St. Mary's ...



St. Mary's County teens arrested for school shooting threat at Leonardtown High School  FOX 5 DC

LEONARDTOWN, Md. - Two St. Mary's County high school students have been arrested for threatening to carry out a mass shooting, according to officials.



MD Collision Repair Students Receive New Cars to Practice Their Skills  Autobody News

Practice makes perfect when repairing vehicles. Students who want to work in the auto industry now have two more cars to work on at the Dr. James A. Forrest ...



Support for our family is very much appreciated  SoMdNews.com

My son, Noah, was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia on June 16, 2017. Noah had just finished his eighth-grade year at Leonardtown Middle School ...



Colvin brings 'maturity, youthfulness' to board of commissioners  SoMdNews.com

The newest St. Mary's County commissioner impressed the board — and a majority of voters — from the get-go.



Teen sentenced for attack at Leonardtown High School  Bay Net

Leonardtown, MD- A Hollywood teen was sentenced Tuesday, April 3 for his role in a vicious attack that was caught on tape at Leonardtown High School in ...



Selk collects, donates Legos to children in need for Eagle project  SoMdNews.com

Joe Selk, 15, a sophomore at Leonardtown High School, had many options for his Eagle Scout project, and set his sights on something more humanitarian.



Production engineering, CADD students learn with their hands and minds  SoMdNews.com

Students enrolled with the production engineering and CADD programs offered at the Dr. James A. Forrest Career and Technology Center are gaining skills ...



Public schools' health council meeting rescheduled | Briefs  SoMdNews.com

Public schools' health council meeting rescheduled. The St. Mary's County School Health Council meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 27 has been moved to ...



St. Mary's residents 'stand in the light to face the darkness' at unity vigil  SoMdNews.com

Spurred by a slew of fliers found across the county that attempted to recruit people to the Ku Klux Klan, 180 or more St. Mary's residents gathered in solidarity ...



Three Leonardtown High School teachers retired last week  SoMdNews.com

When these teachers started their careers, they didn't have computers to research information online or smart boards to help with classroom discussions.



MISAL basketball teams ready for the season | News  SoMdNews.com

While their public school counterparts get rolling with regular season play this week, a quartet of Southern Maryland private schools which play basketball in the ...



Serving a drink | Local News  SoMdNews.com

Leonardtown High School students Daelyn Funk, left, and Michael Evans participate Wednesday in a dress rehearsal for the high school's fall production “The ...



New building at SMR delayed; new traffic signal to come for Clarks Rest  SoMdNews.com

A new student activities complex at St. Mary's Ryken High School that was projected to open this fall has been delayed due to weather hindering construction, ...



Student gunman dies after Maryland school shooting; two other students injured  The Washington Post

When the commotion about someone with a gun began Tuesday, Isiah Tichenor, 18, stepped into the hallway at Great Mills High School to pull shut his ...



Best of their class | Features  SoMdNews.com

This year's valedictorians from St. Mary's County high schools made the best of their time by serving their school communities, participating in athletics and the ...



Brutal Beating at Leonardtown High School Results in Slap on the Wrist for Howard Straughn | Southern Maryland News Net  Southern Maryland News Net

Straughn was sentenced to 18 months in the St. Mary's County Detention Center, by Judge Riddle, with all but six months suspended.



Leonardtown volleyball falls to Northern | News  SoMdNews.com

Roughly two weeks after their inability to win close sets proved to the difference in their lone setback of the fall season thus far at La Plata, the Northern High.



Leonardtown football looks to take SMAC by surprise  SoMdNews.com

Leonardtown High School's football program has not traditionally been one of the best. But the program is still growing, according to second-year head coach ...



Leonardtown's Ray claims top spot in home cross country quad-meet  SoMdNews.com

The sun was out in full force, with minimal clouds in the sky at Leonardtown High School on Wednesday afternoon for a Southern Maryland Athletic Conference ...



St. Mary's health department offering funding mentor group program  SoMdNews.com

Seeing youth mentoring as a chance to improve the health of the county's younger citizens, the St. Mary's County Health Department and the Rotary Club of ...



St. Mary's Ryken field hockey tops Leonardtown | News  SoMdNews.com

Monday night was a wet and rainy one, but luckily St. Mary's Ryken High School has something that Leonardtown High School does not — a turf field.



(Video) Vigilant student derails potential mass shooting | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

Two teenage boys charged with threats of mass violence.



St. Mary's College president lauded by science association  SoMdNews.com

St. Mary's College president lauded. St. Mary's College of Maryland President Tuajuanda Jordan has been named a 2018 Fellow of the American Association for ...



Leonardtown lacrosse teams toppled in 4A East Region playoffs  SoMdNews.com

It was Black Friday for both of of Leonardtown High School's lacrosse teams, who were eliminated from postseason play after a pair of home defeats.



Leonardtown indoor track and field teams compete in 4A state championships, Chopticon and Great Mills in 3A  So Md News

LANDOVER — As the only two Class 4A schools in the Southern Maryland Athletic Conference, North Point and Leonardtown high schools both carried the ...



Southern Maryland has nine of state's top public high schools  Bay Net

All of Calvert and St. Mary's public highs made the list.



High school on lockdown after school shooting in Maryland  KCRG

A Maryland High School says they are on lockdown after a shooting Tuesday morning.



Maryland school shooting: Shooter dead, 2 students injured, sheriff says  Delmarva Daily Times

A student with a handgun shot two classmates inside his Maryland high school Tuesday before he was fatally wounded, a sheriff said.



Leonardtown girls soccer players Baker, Kumar headed to next level  So Md News

Leonardtown, which has long been one of the top soccer programs in the Southern Maryland Athletic Conference, has always churned out some of the best ...



Chopticon boys place in top five at state cross country championships; Great Mills' Brotherton, Leonardtown's Ray finish in top 10 in girls  SoMdNews.com

PARKTON — Coming up the final hill at the state cross country championships at Hereford High School battling the cold and wind on Saturday, lead runners ...



The Southern Maryland Center for Family Advocacy awarded $22300 in state grant  SoMdNews.com

The Southern Maryland Center for Family Advocacy awarded $22,300 in state grant. The Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention (GOCCP) ...



UPDATE: FOUND! - Missing teen last seen at LHS  Bay Net

Missing 17 year old last seen at Leonardtown High School.



Northern wins team title at SMAC golf championships  SoMdNews.com

Northern edges La Plata for the team title at the Southern Maryland Athletic Conference golf championships. North Point sophomore Bailey Davis shot a 72 to ...



St. Mary's County students 'walk out' against gun violence  Bay Net

Students throughout St. Mary's County participated in the National Walkout Day.



St. Mary's school staff investigate racist student behavior at football game  So Md News

Reports of racist exchanges between student fans at a Thursday evening high school football game at Leonardtown against Great Mills have spread on social ...



Chopticon football shuts out Leonardtown | News  SoMdNews.com

There was one game left to be played in Week 5 in the Southern Maryland Athletic Conference. That took place Monday night at Leonardtown High School with ...



Parents demand answers about school safety | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

St. Mary's County Public Schools address safety concerns.



Maryland School Shooting Leaves 2 Students Critically Injured, Shooter Dead  NBC4 Washington

A student pulled out a gun and shot two other students at a high school in southeast Maryland Tuesday morning before he was fatally wounded, authorities say.



How Md. students and parents can help stop school shootings  WTOP

Leaders in St. Mary's County, Maryland are urging parents and students to help prevent more school shootings by staying vigilant on social media and reporting ...



Leoonardtown boys soccer is a story of four-year varsity players  SoMdNews.com

It's been more than a decade since the Leonardtown High School boys soccer program had any four-year varsity players. This year, heading into their final fall ...



Patuxent volleyball pulls away from Leonardtown | News  SoMdNews.com

Momentum shifts in volleyball matches can often be difficult to count, but one of them proved paramount to the outcome Thursday evening when host Patuxent ...



Maryland High School Shooter Dead, Two Classmates In Critical Condition – Update  Deadline

A Maryland high school was put on lockdown after a shooting, an incident that has been described as "contained."



Jill Snyder-Mills Named Principal at Leonardtown High  Bay Net

LEONARDTOWN, MD – Superintendent of Schools, Mr. J. Scott Smith, announces the administrative appointments made by the Board of Education at its ...



St. Mary's Ryken girls tennis has a lot to look forward this fall  SoMdNews.com

The St. Mary's Ryken girls tennis team is excited to be part of something bigger this year.



Senior "camp out" at Leonardtown High School | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

Leonardtown, MD- As the end of their high school careers approaches, some of the seniors at Leonardtown High School gathered in the school's parking lot ...



La Plata football beats Leonardtown to wrap up season  SoMdNews.com

It was an emotional night at Leonardtown High School when the visiting La Plata Warriors picked up a 27-7 win on Thursday, the Raiders' senior night.



Students, parents craft green and gold ribbons for Great Mills High School community  SoMdNews.com

Great Mills High School students and others made about 1800 ribbons at the Lexington Park library Monday that will be worn by students and others at Great ...



La Plata golf sweeps season-opening match | News  SoMdNews.com

La Plata golf started the 2018 season by sweeping Chopticon, Huntingtown and Leonardtown in a quad-match.



County athletes shine at SMAC track and field championships  SoMdNews.com

Perhaps it seemed fitting that toward the latter portion of the second day of the Southern Maryland Athletic Conference outdoor track and field championships at ...



Maryland school shooting wasn't random, suspect had relationship with victim: Sheriff  ABC News

The 17-year-old boy who allegedly shot two classmates at their Maryland high school "had a prior relationship" with one of his victims "which recently ended," ...



Sgt. Anthony Wayne Knox | Obituaries  SoMdNews.com

Sgt. Anthony “Tony” Wayne Knox, 42, of Woodbine, MD passed away on July 17, 2018 at his home, following a two year battle with cancer. He was the loving ...



Here's to swearing in, not swearing at | Editorials  SoMdNews.com

So the midterm, the so-called “off-year” election, is over in St. Mary's. The votes have all been counted, and there were few surprises. Now it's time for the elected ...



BREAKING NEWS| School Incident Reported  Fox Baltimore

St. Mary's County, Md. (WBFF)-- St. Mary's County Officials are investigating a shooting at Great Mills High School.The Sheriff confirms that the shooter, ...



Leonardtown High School Teacher Suspected of Distributing Pills | Southern Maryland News Net  Southern Maryland News Net

Detectives from the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office, Vice/Narcotics Division worked with the St. Mary's County Public School's Department of Safety and ...



Leonardtown boys sweep cross country meet, girls split  SoMdNews.com

After navigating the reconfigured, slightly shortened course at Westlake High School on Oct. 10, a quintet of Huntingtown High School girls cross country runners ...



Day 1 of SMAC track and field championships is in the books  SoMdNews.com

Conditions were ideal for the numerous athletes who gathered at Lackey High School on Tuesday afternoon for the first day of the Southern Maryland Athletic ...



Leonardtown baseball captain Burch gets recruited to U.S. Naval Academy  SoMdNews.com

Nick Burch, a rising senior at Leonardtown High School, was recently recruited to play baseball at the U.S. Naval Academy in the fall of 2019.



Mechanicsville resident Adkins attends Baseball Youth All-American Games  SoMdNews.com

At 11, Dillon Adkins of Mechanicsville is taller than most other kids his age on the baseball field. So much taller, that his father carries his birth certificate around ...



Southern Maryland high school football roundup Week 5 | Spotlight  SoMdNews.com

Quick recaps on Week 5 in Southern Maryland high school football.



Westlake shines in home cross country meet with Huntingtown, Leonardtown  SoMdNews.com

After navigating the reconfigured, slightly shortened course at Westlake High School on Oct. 10, a quintet of Huntingtown High School girls cross country runners ...



Forrest center students receive new cars to practice skills on  SoMdNews.com

Practice makes perfect when repairing vehicles, and students who want to work in the auto industry now have two more cars to work on at the Dr. James A.



Leonard M. “Billy” Goddard, Jr | Southern Maryland News Net  Southern Maryland News Net

Leonard M. “Billy” Goddard, Jr. passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at St. Mary's Nursing Center. He was born on August 12, 1945 in LaPlata, ...



Largest class ever graduates from Leonardtown HS | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

Master of Ceremonies Cole Paul Chebi. St. Mary's City, MD -- High school graduations have the reputation of being boring affairs. The Leonardtown High School ...



OPEB, LOSAP change meeting dates | Briefs  SoMdNews.com

OPEB, LOSAP change meeting dates. The meeting date for county government's other post-employment benefits trust and length of *service* award program trust ...



La Plata loses to Northern in SMAC boys lacrosse championship  SoMdNews.com

Only a few moments had passed after the final seconds had ticked off the scoreboard clock at Leonardtown High School in Monday night's Southern Maryland ...



Where are they now?: Leonardtown girls lacrosse player Alpizar flies naval patrol planes  SoMdNews.com

Molly Nantz Alpizar, a former player on the Leonardtown High School girls lacrosse team, is now one of a select few women who fly Navy patrol jets in the ...



'E' also stands for enforcing the laws on electronic cigarettes  SoMdNews.com

Tobacco use by minors remains on the list of activities monitored by law officers, and other officials in St. Mary's, including at county schools, where students ...



Police Charge Middle School Student Who Made False Allegations Against Chaperone at School Dance | Southern Maryland News Net  Southern Maryland News Net

UPDATE 2/19/2018: A juvenile female, age 13, from Leonardtown, was charged with making a false report in reference to the investigation. The juvenile ...



Investigation shows school shooter killed himself - AUDIO | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

Police release 911 calls following Great Mills High shooting.



Voter turnout in St. Mary's notches up | Local News  SoMdNews.com

With absentee and provisional ballots counted and the dust of the election settling, St. Mary's voter turnout for the 2018 general election, at 58 percent, is a sharp ...



St. Mary's parochial teachers told to 'avoid, deny and defend' at active-shooter drill  SoMdNews.com

Teachers were encouraged Friday to have "a warrior mentality" when faced with a potential threat in school.



Esperanza MS principal named to lead Leonardtown High  So Md News

St. Mary's school board announced Thursday that effective Monday, July 24, current Esperanza Middle School Principal Jill Snyder-Mills will become principal at ...



Barber is new head boys basketball coach at Leonardtown; St. Mary's Ryken hires 3 new coaches  So Md News

Montgomery County native and current Oakville resident, Jeb Barber was announced Monday as the new boys head basketball coach at Leonardtown High ...



Mourners gather at funeral for 16-year-old girl gunned down at her high school  ABC News

Friends and family of 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey gathered at her funeral *service* this morning after the teen was gunned down at her Maryland high school.



Leonardtown High School graduate Scott making waves | News  So Md News

Andrew Scott became serious about swimming and his perseverance in the sport has paid off handsomely with a rewarding career with the Chesapeake Bay ...



Officer who confronted Great Mills shooter honored for bravery  Bay Net

LEONARDTOWN, Md. - Deputy First Class Blaine Gaskill of the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office was honored with the Harry E. Neal Award on Wednesday at ...



2017 All-St. Mary's County spring sports teams | Spotlight  So Md News

Athlete of the Year. Jacob Wood. Chopticon senior. Résumé: Had an exceptional final season on the pitcher's mound and at the plate for a Braves team that ...



Leonardtown High, Fairlead Academy announce administrator changes | Local News  So Md News

Scott Smith, superintendent of St. Mary's public schools, announced administrative changes on Monday at Fairlead Academy I and Leonardtown High School.



Man accused of drunken drive-by shooting in St. Mary's  Bay Net

LEONARDTOWN, Md. - On October 4, 2018, deputies from the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office responded to the 22200 block of Archer Street in Leonardtown, ...



Crash sends one to the hospital | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

LEONARDTOWN, Md. - On Aug. 3, 9:48 a.m., crews responded to Point Lookout Road and Busy Corner Road, Leonardtown for the report of a crash.



Leonardtown High graduation held | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

Over 400 students graduated from Leonardtown High School June 1.



Student gunman died of self-inflicted gunshot to head in Maryland...  Duluth News Tribune

A student gunman who killed a classmate in the hallway of their Maryland high school and wounded another fatally shot himself in the head as a school ...



Man arrested for armed robbery, assault in Leonardtown  Bay Net

Demitri Raymond Gardiner is wanted for the alleged armed robbery of Dash In in Leonardtown.



'Lean year' for teen mothers at two of three St. Mary's Baby Talk centers  SoMdNews.com

Intended to help teen parents stay in school, two of the three Baby Talk centers at St. Mary's public high schools can also take in children of school staff ...



Former St. Mary's commissioner dies | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

Hollywood, MD – He served one term as county commissioner (1986 to 1990) but Rodney Thompson was probably better known for singing and auctioneering ...



St. Mary's County commissioner district 1 race comparison | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

There are three candidates running for the District 1 county commissioner seat.



North Point swim teams lose to Leonardtown | News  So Md News

Nearly one year since they were handed their first defeat in the history of the program, ending an astonighing 153-meet win streak, the Leonardtown High ...



Fall sports kick off at St. Mary's College of Maryland  SoMdNews.com

The weather is starting to cool off and the days are getting shorter as St. Mary's College of Maryland gears up for another fall sports season.



UPDATE: Alleged bomb threat at Leonardtown High School  Bay Net

UPDATE from the St. Mary's County Public Schools on 9/18/14 at 1:50 p.m.. On Thursday, September 18, 2014, several calls were received reporting a bomb ...



School resource officer hailed as 'hero' after he confronted Great Mills High shooter  W*USA 9

A school resource officer exchanged shots with the 17-year-old shooting suspect at Great Mills High School Tuesday morning, according to the St. Mary County's ...



Congratulations Class of 2017 | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

Great Mills, Chopticon and Leonardtown high schools graduate nearly 1200.



'No clear pattern' to success, Franchot tells Academy of Finance students  SoMdNews.com

Franchot talked with the 107 academy members about the potential ways to achieve career goals as long as they're smart and can network with people.



Teenagers tell leukemia to go fly a kite  So Md News

Fly4aCure is a 7-week fundraising campaign organized by Samir Shah and his cousin Saar Shah to spread awareness for blood cancer and raise money for ...



Deceased = Ellis, Christian Scott :: So. Md. Obituary  Southern Maryland Online

Christian Scott Ellis, 25, of Leonardtown, MD passed away Saturday, May 5, 2018 at his home. He was born on March 3, 1993, at Patuxent...Click for more.



Convicted perp's sentencing for assault reset | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

James L. Holt Jr. Leonardtown, MD - A Mechanicsville man who entered a guilty plea to a charge of first-degree assault in connection with a robbery that ...



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