During a weekly sales training of the Mary Kay unit in LaPlata, two of the consultants presented an idea to support children with cancer being treated at Children’s National Hospital. The idea came to them because of the awareness of September being Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Their id…

More than 140 students participated in the Charles County Public Schools winter chess tournament held Saturday, Feb. 22 at Henry E. Lackey High School. The tournament is open to interested students in kindergarten through 12th grade.

Patuxent High School will host a Friendship Dance for special education students and their families, special education faculty members and Best Buddies members from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 29, at 12485 Southern Connector Blvd. in Lusby.

Peace Lutheran Church in Waldorf, a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, has become the first Lutheran church in Southern Maryland to become a Reconciling in Christ congregation, according to a news release from the church. The RIC program includes approximately 910 Lu…

Charles County Public Schools is participating in the St. Mary’s City annual Maryland Day Celebration on March 21. Each year, a fourth grade student is selected through an essay contest to represent the school system and Charles County at the celebration. This year, students must write an es…

On Dec. 7, the S.T. Kendall Lodge #153 of Waldorf was awarded Lodge of the Year by the Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Maryland and its Jurisdictions, Inc. In addition, the lodge’s master, Jerome T. Johnson III, was awarded Worshipful Master of the Year, and the Right Worshipful D…

On the evening of Saturday, Oct. 26, the John Lancaster & W. Cecil Short Charity Foundation held its third annual Cancer Survivor Masquerade Ball at Middleton Hall Event Center in Waldorf.

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