The Charles County Board of Commissioners approved on Tuesday a temporary resolution banning the approval of site development plans or permit issuance for any property whose use would include adult entertainment.

The board of education’s first public meeting of 2020 was quite busy on Tuesday as it kicked off with Virginia McGraw and Latina Wilson being reelected as school board chairwoman and vice chairwoman, respectively, a presentation on the superintendent’s $411 million proposed budget for fiscal…

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Charles County administrator Mark Belton joined up with a coalition of other county and municipality leaders from across the state Wednesday in Annapolis for a joint discussion on ways Maryland communities can steel themselves now against the effects of climate change.

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An Alexandria, Va., man was indicted and arrested last month after a months-long investigation allegedly placed him at the center of a large theft ring operating out of Charles County, according to a news release from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office.

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When Michael Maurice Ford plowed his Penske truck into a Jeep and killed Ethan Evans Ruefly in 2018, it was the middle of the day and he was working at his job as a delivery driver, and he was three times over the legal blood alcohol content limit.

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Normally, you’re supposed to be quiet in the library. That wasn’t what happened Friday night.

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The governor’s 2021 budget will prioritize fighting violent crime in Baltimore, provide “record levels” of education funding and finish paying for a major economic development project.

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The legal counsel representing the parents of three young girls who were allegedly sexually assaulted by three male students during recess on Oct. 30 at Gale-Bailey Elementary School in Marbury announced Wednesday that a Title IX civil rights complaint has been filed against Charles County P…

The College of Southern Maryland and Earlbeck Gases and Technologies have formalized their longtime training partnership with a memorandum of understanding recently to provide students with the training and certification credentials needed to meet the expanding welder workforce opportunities…

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Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative announced today the appointment of Sonja M. Cox as its new president and CEO. Cox has been serving as SMECO’s senior vice president of financial, economic and employee services and chief financial officer and will assume the new role on March 1, accordi…

The College of Southern Maryland and Earlbeck Gases and Technologies have formalized their longtime training partnership with a memorandum of understanding recently to provide students with the training and certification credentials needed to meet the expanding welder workforce opportunities.

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Children read to therapy dogs at the first "Paws to Read" program at the La Plata branch of the Charles County Public Library.

A Waldorf man who formerly worked in the county’s public school system was arrested Jan. 7 in Waldorf for sex abuse of a minor, per a sheriff’s office press release.

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As the 2020 General Assembly session commences today in Annapolis, Charles County’s elected representatives say they plan to advocate for projects that support the county directly while still focusing on big-picture statewide items like the discussion over education funding.