More than 170 students participated in the Charles County Public Schools winter chess tournament held Saturday, Feb. 23 at Henry E. Lackey High School. Registrations increased from the fall event, with 125 participants competing in October to 170 at the winter event. The tournament is open t…

The Charles County Board of Education at its Dec. 11 meeting honored five Charles County Public Schools staff members for their dedication and commitment to teaching and learning, and for making a difference in the lives of students, according to a news release from the school system.