• High school senior among 2 killed in crash in Va.

    Authorities say two people, including a high school senior, were killed after a pickup truck ran off the road and hit a tree in Mechanicsville.

  • St. Mary’s County man charged with abusing infant

    A Mechanicsville man is facing abuse charges after St. Mary’s County authorities say he ignored an infant’s signs of distress and dropped the critically injured 7-month-old off at daycare.

  • 1 body of 2 missing Md. swimmers found, police say

    WASHINGTON — One body of the two missing swimmers in the Chesapeake Bay was recovered Saturday, Calvert County Sheriff’s office said. The two brothers were last seen swimming off Cove Point beach Friday night. They were swimming with a juvenile when they entered deep…

  • Police: Md. man shot to death at house party

    WASHINGTON — A man was found fatally shot at a party Saturday in Mechanicsville,  St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s office said. Police arrived at the home at around 1:30 a.m. for a report of a shooting. Responders found…