Charles County


Firefighter Escapes Injury After Fiery Barn Explosion In Charles Co.

A Charles County firefighter is lucky to be alive after barn explodes as he tries to put out the flames, and it’s all caught on video.


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Charles County Barn Explodes With Firefighters Nearby

Incredible video from Southern Maryland as a barn explodes with firefighters nearby.



Highly-Invasive Snakehead Fish Killed With Bow And Arrow In Charles Co.

A record-setting, unwanted fish is captured in Maryland waters over the weekend.


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Cardin To Discuss Health Care Innovation

Sen. Ben Cardin is scheduled to discuss ways of meeting health care challenges with innovative care.


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Arrest Warrant Obtained For Man Shot By Deputy

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says an arrest warrant has been obtained for a man who was shot after allegedly walking toward a deputy while holding a knife.



Woman Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son In Swing

A woman was found pushing her dead 3-year-old son in a park swing Friday, and authorities say she may have been there for hours, or even since the day before.


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Md. Politician Sexually Abused As Child Wants To Change The Law

A Charles County delegate has kept a dark secret for most of his life, but he finally shared it to help others.



Man Dies In Fatal Crash After Avoiding Traffic Stop

Maryland State Police is investigating a fatal collision in Charles County after police attempted to stop the driver early Thursday morning.


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Inmate Died From Steam, Burns After Damaging Heating Unit

Maryland’s prison agency says an inmate was accidentally scalded to death by steam and hot water after he damaged a heating unit in his cell at the Jessup Correctional Institution.


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FBI Offering $30K Reward To Help Capture Serial Bank Robbers

The FBI continues to search for two serial bank robbers who police say have hit seven banks since the beginning of the year.


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$1M Mega Millions Ticket Sold In Waldorf, Md.

A Mega Millions ticket worth $1 million was sold in Charles County for Tuesday night’s drawing.


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Charles County To Vote On Raising GPA For Sports

School officials in Charles County will be voting on whether to raise the minimum grade point average for students who want to participate in extra-curricular sports.