Montgomery high school seniors will get later start; more time for milking cows, feeding chickens, watching video games

From NBC 4 — High school students in Montgomery County may get to sleep in a little longer if a recommendation by the county’s superintendent is approved. Superintendent Dr. Joshua…

Congressmen help WWII Veterans Storm Their Memorial, Move Barricades Put Up By Obama Administration

As a group of veterans who traveled hundreds of miles gathered at the barricade surrounding the World War II Memorial Tuesday morning, congressmen moved the barrier and let these members…

Battle of Solomon’s Island

Do you know your history? How well? After the British burned Washington’s notable public buildings and before the British fleet arrived in Baltimore Harbor, what happened as they sailed down…

The Snake Oil Salesman Obama’s Snow Job Should Be Called “DemoCare”

Commentary By Tom Loker The Affordable Care Act is often called ObamaCare but I think from now on it should be called “DemoCare” because it’s going to demolish care in…

Strickly Oxy Strickland Takes His Pickup with Him to Slammer

GREAT MILLS — Capt. Daniel Alioto of the St. Mary’s Sheriff’s Department, reports that Vice/Narcotics detectives began an investigation into the allegation that Donald Sheldon Strickland, 34, of Great Mill,…

No License, No Show in Court = 3 hots and a cot!

LEONARDTOWN – Maryland State Police report that on Monday, September 24, 2013 at 11:41 am, Tpr. B. Weber served a Bench Warrant on Timberly Ann Ricker, 27, of Leonardtown. The…

Barthelme announces entry into race for Delegate

Let Puff Do It! Dear Friends; There are many challenges facing our families, our community, our county and Southern Maryland today and in the years ahead. I am at a…

Did O’Malley blow $1.6 million in grants to African-American Musuem?

State Auditors Cite Financial Deficits with African-American Museum Auditors for the State of Maryland review all the ways elected and appointed officials in Maryland’s towns, cities, counties and state government…

Gruesome slashing by parent at kid’s football game results in arrest and fly-out to trauma unit

LEXINGTON PARK — Short of bringing sabers and shotguns to youth football to be able to use on other adults when fights break out, one father found a great way…

Keystone Has Been Shipping Canadian Oil to the U.S. for Years

By Merrill Matthews Guest Commentary Here’s a little-known fact: The Keystone pipeline system has been transporting oil sands from Canada to U.S. refineries in the Midwest for three years —…