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Fire Marshal suggests attending public firework displays for NYE

      STATEWIDE (December 29, 2017) – With the arrival of the highly anticipated New Year, State Fire Marshal Brian S. Geraci is suggesting that Marylanders should attend public fireworks displays. “I would suggest the safest way to enjoy fireworks is to attend one of the public fireworks displays offered throughout the state.” stated […]

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MetCom employees support Christmas in April St. Mary’s County, Inc.

On December 21, 2017, MetCom employees participated in an annual holiday pot-luck luncheon marking the completion of fundraising efforts for a selected charity. The charity selected for this year’s fundraising efforts was Christmas in April St. Mary’s County, Inc. Christmas in April St. Mary’s County, Inc. is a 501(c)(3), exempt status charity.  This volunteer organization in partnership with the […]

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SMAC sports schedule for Friday, December 29, 2017

TimeEventLocationDetailsTBDBasketball:Boys Varsity TournamentLeonardtown vs. Severna Park @ Severna Park TBDBasketball:Boys JV TournamentLeonardtown vs. Northeast @ Northeast TBDBasketball:Boys Varsity Waldorf Holiday Basketball ClassicSt. Charles vs. North Point @ North Point TBDBasketball:Girls Varsity GameTBA vs. North Point @ D.C. Armory TBDBasketball:Girls Varsity TournamentLa Plata vs. Lackey @ Lackey High School TBDBasketball:Girls Varsity TournamentTBA vs. Lackey @ Lackey High School TBDBasketball:Boys Varsity TournamentTBA vs. Huntingtown @ North […]

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St. Mary’s Sheriff’s Warrants 12/28/2017

12/19/17- William Ambrose Fenwick, age 27, of Lexington Park, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for FTA/Child Support by DFC. Tirpak# 270. CASE#  67166-17 William Ambrose Fenwick 12/19/17- Michael Antoine Johnson, age 24, of Lexington Park, was arrested on an outstanding Department of Natural Resources Warrant for failure to pay fine for possession of undersized […]

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St. Mary’s Sheriff’s On-View Arrests 12/28/2017

False Statement- On December 20, 2017, at approximately 1:30 AM, DFC. Steinbach observed Suspect Matthew Joseph Hatcher, age 32, of Mechanicsville, walking in and out of the roadway in the 27000 block of Budds Creek Road, in Mechanicsville. DFC. Steinbach stopped to check his welfare at which time Hatcher provided false identifying information to avoid apprehension for […]

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Frosh to hold hearing on Trumps proposed repeal of Clean Power Plan

BALTIMORE, MD-Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh, joined by Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr., Speaker of the House Michael E. Busch and the Maryland General Assembly, announced today that Maryland will hold a hearing on the Trump Administration’s proposed repeal of the Clean Power Plan. The Clean Power Plan established the first-ever nationwide […]

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La Plata MSP releases DUI arrests

LA PLATA, Md. (December 28, 2017)—The La Plata Barrack of the Maryland State Police (MSP) today released the following list of DUI arrests for the period of 12/02/2017 through 12/28/2017. Young, Octavia Marie, 35, of Waldorf, arrested on 12/02/2017 @ 0241 by Trooper Long.Flores-Urbina, Juan C., 26, of Suitland, arrested on 12/05/2017 @ 1851 by Trooper […]

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SMECO lowers rate, saves customers $10 million a year

Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative (SMECO) received approval from the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) on December 28, 2017, to reduce its Distribution Service charges for customers. The lower rates are the result of a redistribution of SMECO’s transmission costs, which will save SMECO customers $10 million per year. The new rates are scheduled to go […]