Waldorf Man Sets Virginia Record When He Catches 62-Pound CatfishWilliam Bates Jr. of Waldorf was out fishing on the Occoquan Bay in Fairfax County in Virginia when he caught a 62-pound blue catfish. 
Charles County Holds Public Hearing To Discuss Proposed Mask MandateCharles County Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Tuesday to discuss a proposed mask mandate in Charles County. 
2 More Sports Wagering Applications Forwarded To State Committee; Five Casinos On Track To Open Sportsbooks In December“Everything is on pace for the first public openings to happen in December,” Maryland Lottery and Gaming Director John Martin said
Students Found With Possible Cannabis-Infused Candy At Charles County Elementary SchoolEight students at a Charles County elementary school were found passing around what appeared to be cannabis-infused candy Monday, officials said. 
Hogan Declares State Of Emergency For Parts Of Maryland Threatened By FloodingGov. Larry Hogan on Friday declared a state of emergency for parts of Maryland threatened by severe coastal flooding.
Coast Guard Suspends Search For Missing FishermanThe U.S. Coast Guard halted its search Friday for a fisherman reported missing near Cobb Island in the Potomac River.
Search Underway Near Cobb Island For Missing FishermanA search is underway Thursday for a fisherman reported missing near Cobb Island in the Potomac River, authorities said.
12K Maryland Households To Get Expanded Broadband Internet AccessThe Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development has announced nearly $30,000 in awards to companies to expand internet access to 12,000 households in 18 counties, according to a department statement Tuesday.
Thomas Parker III of Washington Sentenced To 7.5 Years In Federal Prison For Role In Drug ConspiracyA 53-year-old Washington D.C. man was sentenced to seven and a half years in federal prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for conspiring to distribute fentanyl, heroin, and powder and crack cocaine, according to a statement from the Maryland District of the U.S. Attorney's Office. Eight co-defendants previously pleaded guilty to their roles in the drug conspiracy.
Waldorf Air Force Lieutenant Jason Ort Facing Federal Charges For Producing Child Pornography With Hidden CamerasDaniel Ort, a 36-year-old U.S. Airforce Lieutenant from Waldorf, is facing federal charges for planting hidden cameras in the bathrooms of multiple homes to record underage girls, the  U.S. Attorney's office of Maryland announced. 
Charles County Man Arrested On Sexual Solicitation And Child Porn ChargesA La Plata man was arrested by Maryland State Police Thursday for sexual solicitation of a minor and child pornography.