Sixteen high school students from Aire-sur-la-Lys, France, will visit several churches in Southern Maryland on Sunday, Oct. 20, to learn more about their countryman, the Rev. Narcisse Martin, who was also born in Aire-sur-la-Lys and served as pastor of St. Peter’s Church in Waldorf from 1894…

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History came full circle at Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church on Oct. 5, as the church installed its new pastor, the Rev. William A. Coates, great-great-grandson of the church’s founder.

The College of Southern Maryland invites high school and college students interested in a career in education to a teacher education open house on Thursday, Oct. 10, at the Leonardtown campus.

Indian Head Elementary School students and staff got a wild hair last month when the school — along with Mt. Hope/Nanjemoy Elementary School and the F.B. Gwynn Educational Center — participated in Attendance Awareness Month with a Spirit Week that called on students and staff to sport crazy …

Chris Zabriskie, president of the Rotary Club of Charles County, recently presented a check for $3,416.79 to Dr. Mary Neal Vieten, executive director of Warfighter Advance.

CSM Tony Hungerford Memorial Art Gallery Exhibit: Wesley Clark, “When Our Rivers Collide.” Sept. 3-Oct. 17. La Plata campus, Fine Arts Center, Tony Hungerford Memorial Art Gallery, This exhibition features the work of artist Wesley Clark, who creates pieces that explore issues related to Afr…

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office announced that Sabreeya Holly, Madison Meade, and Karla Dizon — sophomores from North Point High School’s Criminal Justice program — placed 10th in the nation in the 2019 SkillsUSA National Competition held in late June in Kentucky.

On Aug. 16, Capt. Milton Sidney Ganison IV of Waldorf achieved a lifetime goal of becoming a U.S. Air Force pilot when he graduated in the top of his class from specialized undergraduate pilot training at Laughlin Air Force Base in Del Rio, Texas.

The College of Southern Maryland has announced that Mitchell A. Levy, associate vice president of academic affairs, has been appointed editor of a leading international student affairs association publication. Levy will oversee “Synergy,” a professional development newsletter published by th…