Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Williams Seeks County Del. Seat

Nicole Williams has been an active volunteer with the Prince George's County Young Democrats and the county's Democratic Party for several years and she...

Miller’s Prodigies Vie for Council Seats

Maryland State Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller (D), who has been accused of controlling Black elected officials, made a rare appearance at SOBE’s...

Md. Lobbyist Charged in Liquor Board Investigation

GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A Maryland lobbyist has been charged with bribery as part of an investigation into the Prince George's County liquor board. Federal...

Prince George’s County Competes for New Amazon HQ

Internet retail behemoth Amazon recently announced plans to establish a second corporate campus, sending cities nationwide into a clamor for the Seattle-based company’s favor....

Former U.S. Marshal David Grogan Seeks Bid as Next Sheriff

David Grogan, a resident of Bowie, Md., wants to use his experience as a United States marshal to fight crime in Prince George's County...

Pastor James E. Jordan Celebrates 22 Years at Riverdale Church

From the ladies wearing wide brims on Sunday mornings to gospel artists who stir souls into a spiritual frenzy, the Refreshing Springs Church of...

High Faces Stiff Competition in Sheriff’s Race

With the aura of strained police and community relations in the atmosphere, four contenders for Prince George’s County Sheriff are running on a basis...

Man Charged for Setting Pregnant Woman on Fire

CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. (AP) — A man arrested after a pregnant woman was set on fire in her apartment just outside of the District...

Paul Monteiro Throws Hat in County Executive Race

After serving as a senior policy adviser for President Barak Obama as the lead of AmeriCorp, D. Paul Monteiro could have easily worked in...

Former UMD Head Coach’s Son Slain in Columbia, Md.

Meiko Anthony Locksley, the son of former University of Maryland College Park Football Head Coach Mike Locksley, was fatally shot on Sept. 3 in...

Alsobrooks Seeks Life Sentence for Collins Murderer

Prince George's County State's Attorney Angela Alsobrooks recently said that she will seek the maximum penalty possible for a White man who allegedly murdered...

‘Dap Day’: County Initiative Prompts Black Men to Cheer Students On

Students in Prince George’s County were greeted with high fives, fist bumps, and warm welcomes from dozens of Black men on their first day...