Mark Mayo

Memorial Day, Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens

Slain Md. Sailor Among Fallen Heroes Honored At Memorial Day Ceremony

A sea of American flags filled the Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens, where dozens of people came to pay their respect to the men and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. From the Revolutionary War to the War in Afghanistan, all were honored.

05/26/2014

Master at Arms Mark Mayo

Slain Md. Sailor Buried As Hero At Arlington

A sailor from western Maryland who was fatally shot protecting another sailor aboard a Navy destroyer has been laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.

04/25/2014

Master at Arms Mark Mayo

Slain Md. Sailor To Be Awarded Navy Medal

A 24-year-old sailor who was shot and killed aboard a Navy destroyer while trying to protect another will be awarded a medal for heroism.

04/23/2014

jeffrey savage

Dozens Denied Navy Base Access Due To Past Crimes

Dozens of transportation workers have been denied access to Navy bases on the East Coast because of their criminal histories since more stringent rules were put in place following a fatal shooting aboard a destroyer in Virginia, according to figures provided by the Navy.

04/21/2014

Source: USNA

Navy Holds Memorial For Slain Sailor From Md.

In a somber, tear-filled ceremony, the Navy on Monday remembered a sailor who was fatally shot aboard a destroyer as a selfless hero who saved the lives of others.

04/07/2014

Master at Arms Mark Mayo

Candlelight Service Honors Slain Sailor From Md.

A sailor fatally shot last week in Norfolk, Va., was honored as a hometown hero Thursday at a chilly, candlelight service in Hagerstown’s City Park.

04/03/2014

Master at Arms Mark Mayo

Naval Base Security To Tighten After Fatal Shooting

Sweeping changes to Navy security after a gunman got onto the world’s biggest naval base and killed a sailor from Maryland. Now the Navy is tightening restrictions up and down the East Coast.

04/01/2014

jeffrey savage

Navy Gunman Once Faced Murder Charge In N.C.

The civilian truck driver the Navy says killed a sailor aboard a ship in Virginia once faced a murder charge in North Carolina but ended up pleading guilty to voluntary manslaughter and was out of prison less than two years later, court records show.

03/28/2014

Master at Arms Mark Mayo

Sailor Fatally Shot By Civilian Identified

A Maryland man killed at a Virginia Naval base is hailed a hero by his commanders. He kept an armed attacker off a military ship and saved a colleague’s life. The young man’s family is devastated but proud.

03/26/2014

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