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Collins Announces First Signing Class Commitments  The Southern Maryland Chronicle

News Release, College of Southern Maryland. La Plata, MD- Head coach Becca Collins and the College of Southern Maryland Hawks softball program ...

Deceased = Gough, Theresa Mae :: So. Md. Obituary  Southern Maryland Online

Teresa Mae Vallandingham Gough, 76, of Leonardtown, MD died July 11, 2019 at her home in Medley's Neck. Born November 11, 1942, in Leonardtown, MD,.

UPDATE: Leonardtown High School Teacher Arrested on Gun and Drug Charges in Waldorf After Being Stopped for Drunk Driving | Southern Maryland News Net  Southern Maryland News Net

UPDATE 1/20/2019: According to a Staff Directory on the Leonardtown High School website, Dwayne Ronald Dyke, 58 of Issue, is employed as a physical ...

Leonardtown High School student wins national creative writing award

Leonardtown High School student gets silver medal for an essay about Great Mills High School shooting.

Students lead by example at Leonardtown High School Freshman Academy

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

Leonardtown graduate Gillan kicks his way to the NFL Draft

Jamie Gillan thought from a young age that if he would be kicking professionally, it would be for a rugby team.

Seven St. Mary's high school graduates prepare for the Marines

With the help of Marines at the U.S. Marine Corps Recruiting Office in California, seven recent high school graduates are now preparing for boot camp.

Sheppard and Treml Named Assistant Baseball Coaches

CHESTERTOWN, Md. – Washington College head baseball coach Cory Beddick has announced that both Lou Sheppard and Brent Treml have been added to ...

Former Leonardtown kicker Gillan signs with Cleveland Browns

When Jamie Gillan came to America from Scotland, he may have brought his punting abilities from the rugby field at his boarding school with him, but his ...

Former Calvert player Cunningham hired as new Leonardtown head football coach

Leonardtown High School football has been through ups and downs over the past several years and is looking to turn the corner with the hiring of Justin ...

23 St. Mary's high school graduates speak two languages

Maryland's seal of biliteracy program graduates 23 seniors from all three high schools in the county this year. Each student in the program is proficient in two ...

Sex offense alleged in St. Mary's school hallway

A Lexington Park teenager has been charged through a summons issued this week with committing a fourth-degree sexual offense, in court papers alleging he ...

Learning life lessons | Spotlight

This year's valedictorians in St. Mary's County worked hard throughout the last dozen-plus school years. That's how they came out at the top of the Class of 2019.

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.

Security in schools enhances after last year's Great Mills High School shooting

Security measures in St. Mary's public schools have escalated, at least slightly, since the shooting a year ago at Great Mills High School. And, according to ...

Leonardtown track and field aiming for top performances this spring

On a sunny day behind Leonardtown High School, Shawn Snyder talked to the 80 or so students who have come out for track and field for the spring season.

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 ...

Leonardtown senior Hooper commits to Frostburg State for football

Leonardtown High School senior Matthew Hooper recently committed to Frostburg State University to play collegiate football starting in the fall.

Huntingtown girls lacrosse knocks off Leonardtown to take SMAC Chesapeake Division title

Huntingtown girls lacrosse defeated Leonardtown for the first time since 2006 and clinched the SMAC Chesapeake Division title with a 12-9 win. The win also ...

Leonardtown volleyball sweeps Great Mills | News

It was hot and sweaty inside the gymnasium at Leonardtown High School on Monday night as the Raiders hosted Great Mills in a Southern Maryland Athletic ...

Chopticon boys sweep track and field meet at McDonough, Leonardtown girls win twice

Wednesday's Southern Maryland Athletic Conference outdoor track and field meet at McDonough High School ended just before sunset and it was the ...

Three Leonardtown High School teachers retired last week

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

Carolyn Ann Russell Weiler, 55 | Southern Maryland News Net  Southern Maryland News Net

Carolyn Ann Russell Weiler, 55, of Hollywood, MD formerly from Leonardtown, MD passed away on June 2, 2019 in Washington, DC. Born on December 21, ...

Southern Maryland schools make top 100 list of best high schools in Maryland

A report that measures the best high schools in the nation places Calvert County schools highest on the list compared to other Southern Maryland schools.

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

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.

Leonardtown defeats Chopticon in boys and girls basketball doubleheader

Leonardtown High School was the place to be Friday night for a Southern Maryland Athletic Conference Chesapeake Division basketball doubleheader ...

Leonardtown girls basketball embraces Butler as its new head coach

The 2018-19 campaign is getting underway for winter sports teams across the area and one group that is very excited to get going is the Leonardtown girls ...

Senior "camp out" at Leonardtown High School |  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 ...

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 comes back to beat North Point in 4A East Region section final

Down 4-3 after the top of the fifth inning against visiting North Point in the Class 4A East Region Section II final, the Leonardtown Raiders knew what they had to.

Leonardtown girls place third, boys ninth at Class 4A East Region indoor track and field championships

LANDOVER — At Tuesday afternoon's Class 4A East Region indoor track and field championships at the Prince George's Sports and Learning Complex, North ...

Family of Missing Person Amanda Eller Plans Gathering of Hope at Leonardtown Wharf | Southern Maryland News Net  Southern Maryland News Net

A Gathering of Hope for Amanda Eller has been scheduled for Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at 7:30 p.m., at Leonardtown Wharf.

Leonardtown volleyball falls to Northern | News

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.

St. Mary's athletes finish up strong at state track and field championships

BALTIMORE — The trio of St. Mary's County high schools who made the long trip to Morgan State University for the state outdoor track and field championships ...

North Point boys sweep cross country quad-meet

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 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 ...

St. Mary's university honors | College News

Eversole awarded degree. Treva Eversole of Hollywood received a master's of science degree in human environmental sciences from The University of ...

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 ...

Largest class ever graduates from Leonardtown HS |  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 ...

Summer youth volunteer program ratchets up | Spotlight

An initiative to connect teens with job experience at local nonprofits is moving into its second summer, and has expanded to include more organizations with ...

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

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 ...

La Plata boys basketball falls to Leonardtown | News

Throughout the course of a contest in which each team had chances to make pivotal, decisive runs, the Leonardtown High School boys basketball team ...

SMAC swimmers shine at Class 4A-3A state championships

COLLEGE PARK — Swimmers from various Southern Maryland Athletic Conference squads only dotted the landscape at Saturday's Class 4A-3A state swim ...

Charles Raymond Thomas II | Obituaries

Charles Raymond Thomas II, 53, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 1, 2019, at his sister's home in Front Royal, Virginia, after a short battle with cancer.

Deceased = Fenwick, Louis Steven :: So. Md. Obituary  Southern Maryland Online

Louis "Steven" Fenwick, "Steve", 41, of Leonardtown, MD passed away on February 25, 2019 in Mechanicsville, MD. He was born on January 6, 1978 in.

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 ...

Leonardtown wrestling slips past La Plata | News

The Leonardtown Raiders wrestling program has been a force to be reckoned with for the last few years.

Northern wins team title at SMAC golf championships

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 ...

Leonardtown boys sweep cross country meet, girls split

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

Leonardtown High graduation held |  Bay Net

Over 400 students graduated from Leonardtown High School June 1.

Sonja Jean “Sunny” Wallace, 47 | Southern Maryland News Net  Southern Maryland News Net

Sonja Jean “Sunny” Wallace, 47, of Leonardtown, MD passed away on May 6, 2019 at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C.. She was born ...

Chopticon High School senior Longworth headed to Frostburg State for soccer

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

Top Stories on SMNEWSNET from January 14th to January 26th, 2019 | Southern Maryland News Net

Charles County Kindergarten Teacher Caught Smoking Crack at Korner Karryout in Mechanicsville. On Saturday, January 12, 2019, Cpl. C. Beyer of the St.

Public will speak on St. Mary's County tax hikes  Bay Net

Leonardtown, MD – The St. Mary's County Commissioners will be holding their much anticipated public hearing on looming tax raises facing the county Tuesday ...

Leonardtown girls lacrosse seeks 14th straight SMAC title with Lisa as team's new head coach

This spring, the Leonardtown Raiders girls lacrosse team is looking to secure its 14th straight Southern Maryland Athletic Conference championship with ...

Leonardtown High School senior Deitrich commits with Meredith for lacrosse  So Md News

Leonardtown High School senior Joy Deitrich recently committed to Meredith College, an NCAA Division III school in North Carolina, to play lacrosse. Deitrich is ...

Chopticon football shuts out Leonardtown | News

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 ...

Gunman dead, 2 injured in Great Mills High School shooting  WBAL Baltimore

A gunman is dead and two others are injured following a shooting at Great Mills High School in St. Mary's County Tuesday morning, authorities said.

Sandra Yvette (Armstrong) Sullivan, 46 | Southern Maryland News Net  Southern Maryland News Net

Sandra Yvette (Armstrong) Sullivan, 46, was born on March 24, 1972 in Leonardtown, Maryland to Rebecca Ann Armstrong and James Stewart. After a lengthy ...

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 ...

St. Mary's quotes and photos of the year 2018

St. Mary's County newsmakers sum up the year that was, in their own words. A terrible day, and its aftermath. On the morning of March 20, Austin Rollins, 17, ...

La Plata baseball seeking state title redemption this spring

After ending Thursday's practice on an unusually warm late winter afternoon through running drills and by negotiating the field tarp, a trio of La Plata High School ...

James “Alan” Burch, 46 | Southern Maryland News Net  Southern Maryland News Net

James “Alan” Burch, 46, of Mechanicsville, MD passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born May 4, 1972 ...

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 ...

Patuxent volleyball pulls away from Leonardtown | News

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 ...

Best of their class | Features

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 ...

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.

'Refined' St. Mary's public school safety plan now includes handheld metal detectors

In the continuing effort to "harden" school sites, St. Mary's public school safety and security staff now have metal detecting wands to scan students if necessary.

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

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

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.

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

Two teenage boys charged with threats of mass violence.

Sabedra releases "Great Mills Hornets: S.M.A.C. Athletics History"

Walking around the gymnasium to see if all of the banners were accounted for was just one of Derek Sabedra's tasks at Great Mills High School as an assistant ...

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.

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

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 ...

Bus Full of Students Catches Fire Near Md. Middle School  NBC4 Washington

A packed school bus in St. Mary's County, Maryland, caught fire Tuesday morning. Bus #639 was taking students to Leonardtown High School when smoke ...

La Plata football beats Leonardtown to wrap up season

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.

Over 200 athletes participate in 2018 Spring Games |  Bay Net

Leonardtown, MD - It was a breezy, chilly day, but that didn't stop over 200 athletes from all over St. Mary's County from coming out to the annual Special ...

St. Mary's bus drivers protest at Banneker Elementary School

St. Mary's County contracted school bus drivers want more money and better benefits.

Leonardtown baseball downs Great Mills | News

Leonardtown High School senior Owen Ziemba did not play much for the Raiders the last two seasons, but hard work in the offseason has led to a successful ...

Congratulations Class of 2017 |  Bay Net

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

Students can meet prospective college representatives at next week's Southern Maryland College Fair

This year's Southern Maryland College Fair will offer students from public and private schools the chance to meet about 130 college representatives from ...

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 ...

Officials: Smoking school bus full of students safely evacuated before catching fire in Md  WJLA

A school bus full of students was safely evacuated shortly before catching on fire Tuesday morning in Leonardtown, Md., authorities said.According to the ...

Leonardtown High School duo headed to college | News  So Md News

Leonardtown High School football fans will be closely watching the exploits of two of its former players after Jamie Scheetz signed to play with NCAA Division II ...

SMCPS teacher of the year builds relationships with students

Fifth grade teacher at White Marsh Elementary School was named teacher of the year.

Rain suspends tied showdown between Leonardtown and Northern baseball

The weather Monday at Leonardtown High School was nice up until the sixth inning of the Southern Maryland Athletic Conference baseball game between the ...

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 ...

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," ...

New high school classes for St. Mary's County public schools will be available next year

The board of education approved classes like guitar, painting and freshmen seminar for high schoolers next year.

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."

New school year starts next week | Local News

Almost 18,200 students will start a new school year next Tuesday, Sept. 4, and can expect more security measures in place and new teachers to meet.

Tech center gives high school students career jump starts  Bay Net

Dr. James A. Forrest Career and Technology Center.

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 ...

Leonardtown High School students present projects to school board  So Md News

St. Mary's school board members talked with three Leonardtown High School Global and International Studies academy students about their capstone projects ...

'The Scottish Hammer' Jamie Gillan hopes to nail Browns punting job

Rookie kicker Austin Seibert might not be the only new addition to Browns special teams.

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

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

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

Missing 17 year old last seen at Leonardtown High School.

Chopticon boys place second at Class 3A state indoor track and field championships

LANDOVER — Athletes from all three counties in the Southern Maryland Athletic Conference departed the Class 3A and 4A state indoor track and field ...

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

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.

Sabedra takes over as Leonardtown head tennis coach  So Md News

Last Wednesday, Derek Sabedra was decked out in University of Maryland black, red and yellow for a staff versus students event at George W. Carver ...

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