Fox 45 mentions racist comments made in letters relating to the HCPSS redistricting process

Fox 45 (Baltimore) aired "Controversy over Howard Co. school redistricting includes racist comments". Here is that report that was on aired on October 15th: --- The letters / emails noted in this report from Fox 45 as well as the others recently mentioned in the "Mother Jones" article are disturbing. They have no place in the redistricting discussion and no place...

Howard County Police locate vehicle break-in suspects and discovered one suspect was in possession of a handgun

HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, Tuesday, October 15, 2019: Weapon violation/vehicle break-in Columbia, 21044: 10400 block of Faulkner Ridge Circle, Oct. 12 11:19 p.m. Police responded for a report of two suspects attempting to enter vehicles. Police located the suspects and discovered one suspect was in possession of a handgun. Both suspects were arrested. ARRESTED: Christopher Richmond, 17, of Lynx Lane in Columbia, charged...

The Howard County Senate Delegation has released a statement regarding the Howard County Public School System’s redistricting process

The following statement regarding the Howard County Public School System’s redistricting process was released today from the Howard County Senate Delegation: Joint Statement from Howard County Senators on the HCPSS School Boundary Review Process October 15, 2019 This is a joint statement from Senators Clarence Lam, Guy Guzzone, and Katie Fry Hester, and it is not an endorsement of any specific boundary...

Howard County October 12th Recap Boys Cross Country

In what was the last weekend for big invitationals before the championship season starts, October 12th promised to bring some exciting matchups for teams all across the county. A surprising 50% of teams didn’t book a meet for the 12th, but the ones who found their way onto a race course put up some impressive results. Frank Keyser Invitational: With the...

WordPress 5.2.4 Security Release

Announced via Wordpress.org: WordPress 5.2.4 is now available! This security release fixes 6 security issues. WordPress versions 5.2.3 and earlier are affected by these bugs, which are fixed in version 5.2.4. Updated versions of WordPress 5.1 and earlier are also available for any users who have not yet updated to 5.2. Security Updates Props to Evan Ricafort for finding an issue where stored XSS (cross-site...

Two additional Overflow Public Hearings on HCPSS redistricting left on the schedule

There are two remaining public testimony sessions related to the Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) redistricting plan...one today and another tomorrow: Monday, October 14, 6 p.m. Families currently zoned for Glenelg HS, Marriotts Ridge HS, Reservoir HS, River Hill HS This hearing is for overflow only from the September 26 hearing. No new registrations are being accepted. October...

Hammond and Atholton Get Homecoming Football Wins on October 12th

Two big homecoming games happened in Howard County on October 12th....Hammond hosted Reservoir and Atholton hosted Mt. Hebron. Here are the scores and photos from the games: Hammond 14 - Reservoir 6 Here are photos I took at the game: (click image below to view all 150+ images) Atholton 56 - Mt. Hebron 14 Here are photos I took at the game: (click...

Howard County Police make two additional arrests in March homicide

NEWS RELEASE: Police make two additional arrests in March homicide Howard County police have arrested two additional suspects in the fatal shooting of Ronald Carolina Jr. in Columbia on March 28. Two other suspects were arrested in April. Ryan Lee Sonifrank, 35, of Canterbury Riding in Laurel, and Curtis Shelton Buckner, 16, of Avalanche Way in Columbia, were arrested this week...

High School Football Scores From Around Howard County – October 11th

Another Friday night of High School Football is in the books…here is a look at the scores from schools around Howard County on October 11th: Marriotts Ridge 14 | Liberty 38 Long Reach 8 | River Hill 42 Howard 21 | Wilde Lake 0 Glenelg 28 | Oakland Mills 14 Centennial 6 | Joppatowne 44 There are two games happening around Howard county today (October...

Howard County Police were notified today that one of the victims in the October 7th Columbia shooting has died

News Release: Columbia shooting victim dies Police were notified today that one of the victims in the Oct. 7 Columbia shooting, D’Marni Ware, 19, has died as a result of his injuries. The second victim, Jaiden Marquise Pender, 18, was treated at the hospital and released. On Oct. 8, police arrested Tyquan Leondre Carter, 20, of Columbia, and charged him with...