Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Baker, Washington NFL Team Pass Out Turkeys to Needy

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker recently teamed up with the Washington NFL team and an army of volunteers to pass out turkeys and...

Upper Marlboro Pastry Chef Wows on Food Network

The holiday season brings images of savory collard greens gingered with smoked meats, the piquant smell of ham glazed with honey and decadent cobblers....

Juan Stewart Seeks District 7 Council Seat

Juan Stewart Jr., longtime resident of District 7, said he wants to help his community prosper. In order to do that, he has decided...

Woman, Adult Son Die After House Fire in Temple Hills

Investigators in a Maryland suburb of Washington say a woman and her adult son have died after a house fire. Mark Brady is a spokesman...

3 Arrested in Shooting on Walker Mill Rd.

Three men are in custody after police say they shot at a car while driving along a road in Walker Mill, Md. on Nov....

Bowie State Set to Host First Division II Playoff Game in School History

In a season where dreams have been deferred, Bowie State’s football program remains on the precipice of history.  Despite missing a chance to play...

Residents Need to be ‘Mindful’ of Hate, Says Ross

Bob Ross, the president of the Prince George's County chapter of the NAACP recently told the AFRO that his organization is dealing with several cases...

Teen Resident Found Dead in Charlotte, N.C.

Two months after their 19-year-old daughter was abducted from a sandwich shop inside the gate of Norfolk Naval base, the parents of Ashanti Billie...

Lawsuit: School Officials Ignored Signs of Abuse

GLENARDEN, Md. (AP) — New court documents allege that administrators at a Maryland elementary school ignored warning signs from an aide who was later...

Suitland Center Businesses Get More Time to Relocate

A last-minute agreement between attorneys for business owners at the Suitland Center in Suitland, Md. and the Prince George’s County Revenue Authority, extended the...

First Baptist Church of Glenarden Gift Cards for Guns program

First Baptist Church of Glenarden (FBCG), located at 600 Watkins Park Dr., is scheduled to host a Gift Cards for Guns program on Nov....

Ayers Steps Up to Improve Sheriff’s Office

Anthony Ayers Sr. has held prominent positions in Prince George’s County law enforcement.  Now, he is taking the electoral route and said he hopes...