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In Md. Court, Teen Takeover Offers A Second Chance

The 16-year-old said he didn’t think before stealing a shirt, pants, hat and jewelry box from a local Kohl’s. He had fallen in with new friends after moving from Virginia to Maryland, and he followed their lead. He put on the clothes and started to walk out of the store.

04/20/2014

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Charles County Adding 4th Speed Camera Site

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says it will be adding a fourth speed camera site in the county.

11/26/2013

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State Commits $50 Million For New Nice Bridge

The Maryland Transportation Authority board has approved spending $50 million on preliminary work toward replacing the Gov. Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge.

11/21/2013

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Boy Drowns After Falling In Waldorf Lake

Charles County authorities say a 6-year-old boy has drowned in Waldorf.

11/03/2013

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1 Killed, 2 Hurt In Charles County Pickup Crash

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says the driver was killed and his two passengers were hurt when a pickup truck hit a tree in La Plata.

10/21/2013

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Md. Sheriff: Woman Texting When Car Went Into Lake

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says a woman told authorities she was texting behind the wheel when her car left the road and landed in a Waldorf lake.

09/11/2013

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Charles Lollar Seeks Republican Nomination For Md. Governor

A Charles County businessman and Marine Corps Reserve officer is launching his campaign for Maryland governor.

09/03/2013

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Man In Wheelchair Injured In Md. Hit-And-Run

A pedestrian in a wheelchair was struck by a car while trying to cross the street in Charles County.

08/20/2013

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Man Shot As Charles County Deputies Try Serving Search Warrant

A standoff in Charles County leaves one person injured. It happened in Waldorf early Friday morning.

08/09/2013

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Charles County Suspends Use Of Its 3 Speed Cameras

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says it has suspended the use of its three speed cameras because of a possible issue over placement.

08/01/2013

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4-Year-Old Dies After Car Hits Tree In Waldorf

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says a 4-year-old boy has died after being injured in a single-car crash in Waldorf.

06/12/2013

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2-Alarm Fire Destroys Md. Sawmill

Fire officials say a two-alarm blaze destroyed a sawmill in Charles County.

06/06/2013

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