Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Drugs, Homelessness and Cyber Bullying Plague Public Schools

Even though the end of the current school year is approaching, three major problems within Prince George’s County Public Schools are expected to stick...

Bowie State Graduation

Six hundred and fifty students graduated from Bowie State University at its 2016 Spring Commencement Ceremony May 23 at the Xfinity Center in College...

Survey Highlights Health Concerns, Officials Not Surprised

Prince George’s County residents cite that HIV, heart disease, behavior/mental health, and a poor economy are among their top health concerns, according to a...

Man Accused of Ramming Police Cruisers, Not Criminally Responsible

A man accused of ramming two police cruisers with a dump truck has been found not criminally responsible. Prince George's County State's Attorney Angela Alsobrooks...

New Enrichment Program Helps Students Start College, Careers Early

Prince George’s County government officials and educators recently celebrated the first group of students to graduate from Youth CareerConnect, a $7 million U.S. Department...

Man Charged for Killing Brother

Prince George's County Police have arrested a man they say fatally shot his brother and set his body on fire. The department said, in a...

School Board Approves 20 Year Facilities Plan

The Prince George’s County School Board voted May 12 to approve the county school’s Education Facilities Master Plan for fiscal year 2017. The plan...

‘Battle of the Badges’ Basketball Tournament

The Negro League Legends Hall of Fame along with the Prince George’s County Basketball team will host "Battle of the Badges" an International Basketball...

Family Life Center Coming to Upper Marlboro, Md.

The Prince George’s County, Md. community can look forward to a new multipurpose Family Life Center that will be one of the largest of...

James Walls, Jr., District Heights, Md. Mayor, Dies Suddenly at Age 39

Condolences poured in from around the Washington, D.C. region following the sudden death of District Heights, Md. Mayor James L. Walls Jr. Walls was found dead in...

Prince George’s County, Md. Residents Angered by Once-a-Week Trash Collection

In an effort to streamline rubbish collection in Prince George’s County, Maryland executives devised a new trash pickup schedule, reducing collection from two days...

Brothers Indicted in Fatal MD Police Station Attack

A man who prosecutors say conducted an attack on an Upper Marlboro, Maryland police station that led to an officer being killed has been...