Teen's goal: Eliminate phantom pain in amputees

What Katherine Bomkamp saw at Walter Reed Army Medical Center when she was 16 inspired her to become an inventor and help wounded warriors.

Thursday - 11/10/2011, 01:50pm EST

Woman's body found near Port Tobacco River

Authorities are investigating the death of a 52-year-old woman whose body was found near the shoreline of a river in Charles County.

Tuesday - 11/08/2011, 05:53am EST

Powerball winner almost let ticket expire

It pays to check the numbers when it comes to the lottery.

Monday - 11/07/2011, 04:56pm EST

Cross County connector denied permit

The Cross County Connector, a long sought after four-lane highway to improve east to west traffic in Charles County, Md., has been denied a permit to be built by the Maryland Department of the Environment.

Sunday - 11/06/2011, 11:43am EST

Md. police warn of bank scam phone calls

If you get a phone call from someone claiming to be from your bank, watch out.

Sunday - 10/23/2011, 05:27pm EDT

Head-on collision on Route 301 kills 1

A head-on collision in Charles County early Sunday morning has left one man dead.

Sunday - 10/23/2011, 08:01am EDT

Tips for having a safe Halloween

Halloween is almost here, and if you're out and about this weekend buying costumes and decorations there are some things you should keep in mind.

Saturday - 10/22/2011, 11:08am EDT

Pedestrian struck and killed on Route 301 in Waldorf

A pedestrian was struck and killed early Thursday morning on northbound Route 301 in Waldorf.

Thursday - 10/20/2011, 08:35am EDT

Man, 20, dies after car hits bus in Waldorf

Maryland State Police say a car has collided with a commuter bus in Waldorf, killing a 20-year-old man.

Tuesday - 10/18/2011, 12:29pm EDT

One person injured in Charles Co. vehicle collision

One person was injured after a bus collided with a passenger car in Waldorf Monday.

Monday - 10/17/2011, 10:23pm EDT

Md. home resembling White House a tough sell

A beautiful Charles County home has been on the market for 18 months, but the odds are against it selling -- at least quickly.

Monday - 10/17/2011, 03:33pm EDT

Charles Co. announces school make-up dates

Charles County Public School students now know when they'll have to make up classes for days lost during last week's flooding.

Monday - 09/12/2011, 10:52am EDT

Cyclist struck by hit-and-run driver in Charles Co.

A cyclist was struck by a hit-and-run driver sometime Thursday night or early Friday morning, according to the Charles County Sheriff's Office.

Saturday - 09/03/2011, 02:10pm EDT

Red Cross consolidates Md. operation to cut costs

The American Red Cross said Thursday it's cutting the equivalent of 17 full-time and one part-time staff positions across western, central and southern Maryland, mainly to reduce administrative costs.

Thursday - 09/01/2011, 05:26pm EDT

Plans announced to thwart congestion on Nice Bridge

A series of wrecks on the Nice Bridge in recent weeks has left some residents who live nearby stuck in traffic for hours. Now, local leaders have come up with a plan to help tackle the problem.

Friday - 08/12/2011, 04:34pm EDT

Smoke from massive brush fire travels across state

It's been burning for five days and now smoke from a massive brush fire in Virginia's Great Dismal Swamp is raising concern nearly 200 miles away.

Tuesday - 08/09/2011, 02:16pm EDT

Blue-green algae in Potomac prompts advisory

Maryland health officials say a potentially toxic blue-green algae has been found in the mouth of the Mattawoman Creek near Indian Head and the Potomac River south of the creek, and they are urging residents to avoid swimming and other water contact in the area.

Friday - 08/05/2011, 05:19pm EDT

Child, 5, dies in Charles Co. fire

Officials say a house fire has killed a 5-year-old boy and seriously injured his 2-year-old sister in Charles County.

Thursday - 08/04/2011, 01:21pm EDT

Candid camera: Md. teens agree to pilot safety study

Some local teens agreed to drive for a whole year with a special camera mounted inside their car, and the safety study led to some interesting findings.

Saturday - 07/30/2011, 02:00pm EDT

Charles Co.'s VanGO service is free Friday

Because of the Code Red air quality alert, VanGo in Charles County is free Friday.

Friday - 07/22/2011, 08:53am EDT
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