“Spectacular,” “exciting” and “amazing” were just a few of the comments from those who attended the “Slices of Life Variety Show” performed by Southwinds Active Adult Community seniors earlier this month, according to a news release. A casting call in February brought more than 30 seniors ag…

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Grace Howard of Pomfret has been crowned Junior Miss of the Maryland High School Rodeo Association, becoming the first person to be awarded the title.

The Port Tobacco Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution held its annual student awards ceremony and reception for the Junior American Citizens Contest and American History Essay Contest winners at the Maryland Veterans Museum at Patriot Park in Newburg on May 19…

The Board of Education at its May 14 meeting honored four Charles County Public Schools staff members for their contributions to students and the school system. Honored were Julie Glorioso, Melissa Palmer, Corey Specht and Kimberly Stackhouse-Isaac.

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The War of 1812 — the first war fought after America won its independence — is the subject of the newest exhibit at the Maryland Veterans Museum in Newburg.

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Each year in April, Charles County Public Schools hosts an employer-employee breakfast to honor students in the Career Research and Development program. This year’s breakfast was held April 4 at Middleton Hall in Waldorf. Invited were juniors and seniors enrolled in CRD, a program that provi…

Pamela Jones has been teaching adult education classes at the Charles County Lifelong Learning Center for the past four and a half years. She works with a variety of students in areas such as math, language arts, science and social studies. Jones said her goal is to see each of her students …

The newest Freemason lodge in Charles County is hoping to make big changes in the Waldorf community.

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On Saturday, over 50 children will be lifting their voices in song for the first spring concert of the Children’s Choir of Southern Maryland.

Charles County Public Schools teams competed in the regional Mathematics, Engineering and Science Achievement events held April 11 and 12 at North Point High School.

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Waldorf resident Steve Glorius has turned his passion for welding into an artform, using an oxygen acetylene torch to sculpt scrap metal into works of beauty.

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When La Plata High School English teacher Brooke Shnipes graduated from college, her plan was to attend law school. After realizing her true passion was English, she visited New York City to explore a career in publishing. “I had hoped to move to New York City and spend my days reading manus…

The College of Southern Maryland Talons, the college’s competitive robotics team, are packing their bags — and robots — and traveling for the sixth consecutive year to compete in the 2019 VEX U World Championship in Louisville, Ky. Returning as the tournament’s 2018 Innovative Award winner, …