Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Temple Hills Man Sentenced to 4 Years in Firefighter’s Fatal Shooting

A Maryland man who fatally shot a firefighter he mistook for an intruder will spend four years in prison. Darrell Lumpkin, a Black man, who...

Prince George’s County Association of Realtors Fun/Run/Walk 5k and Scholarship Presentation

The Prince George’s County Association of REALTORS®, the county’s leading advocate for real estate and private property rights, is presenting four Prince George’s County...

Love AME Church Celebrates Rev. Krishnan Natesan’s 1st Anniversary

The Love AME Church, located at Tall Oaks High School, 2112 Church Road, is scheduled to celebrate the first Pastoral Anniversary of Pastor Krishnan...

Bowie State Professor Wins Literary Award for Debut Book

Bowie State University professor Rion A. Scott is the 2017 winner of a prestigious literary award, the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction. Scott,...

Entrepreneur Gives Back with Prom Makeovers

The 2017 prom season has officially arrived. For the 2017 season, 10 out of 20 students from Crossland High School in Temple Hills, Md. won...

Minority Medical Marijuana License Deal Goes Up In Smoke

A last minute compromise that would have provided up to five medical marijuana licenses to minority companies fell apart at the last minute as...

Area Pastors Look to Connect with Communities More

The Collective Empowerment Group, established in 1993 as the Collective Banking Group, has grown from 47 churches to more than 200 religious leaders. In...

100 Black Men of Prince George’s County Hold Sixth Annual Community Brunch

The 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County will hold its Annual Community Brunch at the MGM National Harbor, located at 101 National Ave.,...
Charles H. Flowers High boys lacrosse squad have been making steady improvements. (Photo by Daniel Kucin, Jr.)

Charles H. Flowers Looking to Break Boundaries

Prince George's County recently introduced high school level lacrosse in several schools as an opportunity to create a culture of African-American involvement in a...

County Leaders Voice Opposing Viewpoints on Bail Bond Issue

The controversy over whether or not to eliminate the current bail bond system has placed several Prince George’s County elected officials on opposite sides...

Hope Connection Expands to Prince George’s County

Prince George’s County resident Debra Ellis was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004. After beating and living cancer free for a few years, Ellis...

Community Mourns Loss of Civil Rights Attorney Jimmy Bell

Civil Rights Attorney Jimmy Bell of Upper Marlboro, Md. who carved out a legal reputation for his willingness to take on and win difficult...