A leadership crisis at the University of Maryland and within D.C.’s Catholic Archdiocese. Record rain and another 1,000-year-flood that devastated a community. A 10-year-old’s senseless slaying, and a D.C. sports team’s triumph on the ice. Take a look back at some of the local news stories that dominated the headlines in 2018.
A rising senior at Great Mills High School said she had been trying to get a meeting with the governor ever since that March day when her classmate, 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey, was shot and killed at the school.
In March, a 17-year-old boy shot and killed 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey at Great Mills High School. Students from the school will be holding a rally in Annapolis this weekend, demanding stricter gun control measures in Maryland. But, Willey’s mother isn’t sure she’ll be attending.
Friends and family of 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey have gathered at her funeral service Friday morning after the teen was gunned down at her Maryland high school.
The hundreds who attended Thursday’s service for 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey watched a montage of her with her eight siblings and received a card inscribed with her “best ever” chocolate chip cookie recipe.
Survivors of the shooting at Great Mills High School in St. Mary’s County shared their stories, including some interactions with the shooter on the day of the shooting.
More than 100 students, alumni and teachers from a southern Maryland high school where two students were fatally shot this week are participating in the March for Our Lives rally in Washington.
In the same week that a shooting inside a St. Mary’s County high school left one victim hurt, another killed and the shooter dead, Maryland lawmakers debate on bills that aim to prevent gun violence.
A 16-year-old girl has died after being shot in the head Tuesday at a high school in St. Mary’s County, Maryland.
Tuesday’s school shooting in southern Maryland that left the shooter dead and two students wounded increasingly appears to be the action of a lovesick teenager.
The teen, who has not been identified, sustained a gunshot wound to the thigh in the St. Mary’s County, Maryland, incident.
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