A Veterans Resource Day program to be held next week by the St. Mary’s County Department of Aging and Human Services will feature a broad group of program representatives gathering at the College of Southern Maryland’s campus in Leonardtown.

A year ago, Harry Metzler said this week, a veteran and his wife in St. Mary’s showed up at a Veterans and Dependents Information Seminar, with two widely different accounts of how he was faring.

Marine Cpl. Thomas Caleb Getscher, wounded in 2011 while serving in Afghanistan, holds his daughter, Camily, as members of Potomac Voices from Leonardtown High School sing the national anthem during a ceremony last Thursday at Benjamin Banneker Elementary School. John Hodge, right, chief ope…

For more than two decades, two St. Mary’s communities have held back-to-back Veterans Day observances, each with its own approach to honoring the men and women who have served in the nation’s military forces.