Prince George's County News

Prince George's County News

Lawsuit Challenges Legality of County Tax Laws

A group of community activists recently filed a lawsuit in an effort to reduce taxes for Prince George’s County residents. The lawsuit, which suggests the...

Local Clergy, Youth Send Aid to Texas

Weeks after Texas communities were ravished by Hurricane Harvey, several churches from the National Capital Baptist Convention D.C., backed by several youth members, packed...

School System Strengthens School Safety

Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) officials announced sweeping changes to administrative procedures and staff training designed to protect students from incidences of abuse...

Maryland White Man Indicted for Hate Crime in Slaying of Black Student, Richard Collins...

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A White man was indicted Tuesday on a hate crime charge for allegedly stabbing a Black college student to death...

Excel Church ‘Girls on Fire with Healthy Relationships’ Women’s Weekend

Excel Church,  located at 15200 Major Lansdale Blvd., is scheduled to host their three-day Women’s Weekend 2017, beginning Oct. 20 at 7:30 p.m. The...
Promise Scholarships (Photo/Rob Roberts)

Promise Scholarship Awards

The Prince George’s Community College and its Board of Trustees awarded Promise Scholarships to the above recipients at the Sept. 21 reception. (Photo by...
Former Congressional Rep. Donna Edwards said she is running for Prince George’s County executive to improve the lives of residents. (Courtesy Photo)

Former Md. Rep. Donna Edwards Enters Race

As of Oct. 9, four people have thrown their hat into the running to become Prince George’s County Executive and two of the most...
Bowie, Md. resident Cariann Hithon was fatally shot by police while on vacation in Miami Beach. (Courtesy Photo)

Bowie Woman Killed by Miami Police

A 22-year-old Temple University student in town to celebrate her birthday drove her BMW into a Florida police officer and was fatally shot by...

Braveboy Vies for State’s Attorney

Aisha Braveboy, a former member of the Maryland House of Delegates who ran as a candidate for attorney general in 2014, has changed her...

2 Brothers Plead Guilty in Fatal Maryland Police Shooting

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Two brothers have pleaded guilty in an attack on a Prince George's County police station that claimed the life...

Balanced Women of God Conference

The Balanced Women of God Conference is scheduled to be held on Oct. 13 at 7:30 p.m. at the Oxon Hill Assembly of Christ,...

Ex-Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards Running for County Executive

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Former Maryland Congresswoman Donna Edwards has announced she's running for Prince George's county executive. Edwards joins the list of candidates...