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3 Franklin Grads Going To National Mock Trial Championship  Patch.com

3 Franklin Grads In Mock Trial Championship - Owings Mills-Reisterstown, MD - 'Half of my top team is comprised of Franklin High grads,' said the head coach of ...



Bowie High School students in black masks simulate school shooting as a senior prank  WJLA

A group of Bowie High School students were involved in an incident where they dressed in black, shot students and faculty with replica squirt guns, and set off ...



Bowie High volleyball team eyes deep playoff run  CapitalGazette.com

Bowie High School's varsity volleyball team aims to return to the state semifinals after an uncharacteristic exit in the regional round in 2017. Bowie girs' soccer ...



Bowie High football launching high-flying offense in 2018  CapitalGazette.com

A year after finishing 1-9 last year, head coach Gus Parrish said his football team is eager to put a year of frustration behind it. Parrish typically starts his ...



Seven Bowie schools test high for lead in water  CapitalGazette.com

At least seven of the 14 Bowie-area public schools tested for high concentrations of lead in their drinking water since 2017, according to an internal report from ...



A Big LA Morning Show's Key Host Says Goodbye  Radio & Television Business Report

Since New Year's Eve 1989, a morning alternative to Scott Shannon's “Pirate Radio,” KIIS-FM's Rick Dees and KLOS-FM's dominant duo — Mark and Brian ...



Bowie High evacuated after 'senior prank' involving squirt guns and fireworks  CapitalGazette.com

In what Bowie High School principal Robynne Prince described as a “senior prank,” a small group of students sprayed other students and staff members with ...



Bowie students face possible discipline, charges after senior prank involving water guns, fireworks  FOX 5 DC

A group of students involved in a senior prank at Bowie High School last week could be facing disciplinary action or criminal charges after school officials said ...



Bowie High School Students Stage Fake Shooting: Report  Bowie, MD Patch

Bowie High School Has Scary Incident: Report - Bowie, MD - They also reportedly set off fireworks in what was described as a senior prank.



Student arrested, gun recovered near Bowie High School  CapitalGazette.com

Bowie police arrested a 17-year-old Bowie High School student Tuesday afternoon and recovered a loaded 9-millimeter handgun from a backpack he was ...



Md. Parents, Advocates Rally for Education Funding: 'It's Time'  The Washington Informer

A throng of educators, parents, students and advocates marched Monday to Maryland's state capital, demanding lawmakers fund school construction, salary ...



Bowie PARCC scores remain high in 2018, but troubling trends linger  CapitalGazette.com

About 20 percent of Bowie High School students met or exceeded expectations in English, approximately six percentage points higher than 2017, but still a ...



Bowie High Evacuated After Students Use Fireworks, Squirt Guns In Senior Prank  CBS Baltimore / WJZ

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A senior prank at a Prince George's County school turned dangerous when a group of students set off fireworks in a hallway earlier this ...



Prince George's County special ed teacher among 27 charged in federal drug bust in DC area  WJLA

A Prince George's County special ed teacher has been charged in in a 20-month federal drug bust in the DC area.Zenja Truitt works at Bowie High School and ...



VIDEO: Hallway flooded after pipe bursts inside Bowie High School  FOX 5 DC

The cold weather is believed to have caused a pipe to burst inside Bowie High School in Prince George's County.



Panel: Second Bowie high school still a ways off  CapitalGazette.com

Despite nearly universal acknowledgment that overcrowding at Bowie High School is a problem, the issue probably won't go away any time soon.



High School Track Coach Had Sex With Student: Police  Bowie, MD Patch

High School Track Coach Had Sex With Student: Cops - Bowie, MD - Police arrested the man on charges that he was in a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old ...



Police investigate threat made against Bowie High School on social media  WJLA

BOWIE, Md. (ABC7) -- Prince George's County and Bowie Police are investigating a threat made against Bowie High School at Belair Annex in Maryland ...



Bowie students get full ride to college after long journey  CapitalGazette.com

Raven Truxson remembers her mom pulling her out of the shower when the phone call came. Renae Whittington almost didn't pick up when her cell phone rang, ...



Bowie High School debuts turf playing field  CapitalGazette.com

Bowie High School unveiled its new AstroTurf field at their homecoming game on Saturday.



Bowie High School fight caught on video  WJLA

BOWIE, Md. (WJLA) - A video shot by a student in a classroom at Bowie High School last Tuesday is disturbing. In the footage, you see a 6' 5 student get ...



Bowie native greets BSU students from outer space  CapitalGazette.com

College students had some specific queries for U.S. astronauts aboard the International Space Station during a live question-and-answer session broadcast to ...



New coach challenges Bowie High football team  CapitalGazette.com

Augustus Parrish has played for NFL teams and coached high school defenses. Now he's ready to lead the Bowie High School football program into a new era.



Tulip Grove renovation on schedule, officials say  CapitalGazette.com

The renovation of Tulip Grove Elementary School in Bowie is progressing according to the most recent timeline laid out by Prince George's County school ...



1 Teen Killed, 1 Critically Injured in Car Crash in Bowie  NBC4 Washington

One person has died and two others are injured after a car crash Monday morning in Bowie, Maryland.



Bey stepping down as Bowie High principal  CapitalGazette.com

Drewanna Bey, who has served as Bowie High School's principal for the last five years, has announced she is leaving at the end of the school year June 21.



Police investigating after social media threat made against several schools in Maryland  WJLA

The principal of a Prince George's County high school sent out a message to parents and guardians this morning in regard to an online threat allegedly made ...



Longtime Bowie baseball coach Vaughan dead at 90  CapitalGazette.com

To many, William E. "Bumps" Vaughan was Bowie High School baseball. And with good reason.



Bowie High School student dies on ROTC trip  WTOP

WASHINGTON — A Bowie High School student passed away on a Junior ROTC trip early Saturday morning after falling ill on a charter bus filled with his ...



Prince George’s Co. plans teacher hiring spree while school’s out  WTOP

A teacher hiring fair in Prince George's County aims to get 800 new teachers — all of them certified or newly graduated and eligible for certification — by the start ...



Adams challenging incumbent Peters in District 23 state Senate primary  CapitalGazette.com

Thirty years ago, Tim Adams went into a bank to inquire about a loan to start a new business.



Arrest made in D.C. hit-and-run death that followed an argument, police say  Washington Post

A suspect has been arrested in the death of a man who was intentionally struck by a vehicle in the District after an argument, the D.C. police said. Police said ...



Two brothers, one a former Bowie High student, plead guilty in police station shooting  CapitalGazette.com

A pair of brothers — one of whom attended Bowie High School — pleaded guilty Monday for their roles in the attack at the Prince George's County District III ...



‘They can’t possibly shut down early every time it’s going to be hot’  The Washington Post

Aging air-conditioners on a sultry day force Prince George's schools to end classes early.



Oxon Hill Shuts Out Bowie 48-0  Afro American

Oxon Hill High School defeated Bowie High School 48-0 on Nov. 4. Clippers senior quarterback DaJuan Rollins threw four touchdowns during the blowout.



Youngest brother charged in connection with police officer's shooting attended Bowie High  CapitalGazette.com

The youngest of three brothers charged in connection with a shootout last weekend that killed a Prince George's County police officer was a student at Bowie ...



A dad was trying to break up a fight. Then he was fatally shot.  Washington Post

The cellphone video recorded it all: a fight near Bowie High School, a dad running in to break it up and another man charging on the scene, waving a gun.



Slight improvement in test scores for county elementary students  CapitalGazette.com

Prince George's County public schools students in in third through fifth grades showed slight improvement this past year on the state's Partnership for ...



Review: 'No Time' by Timeless Entertainment at Bowie Center for the Performing Arts  DC Metro Theater Arts

It's been said that family is a foundation—the one area in which failure can cause permanent heartache. Director and writer Gill Nelson's amazing stage play No ...



Local advocate, activist Nusser dies  CapitalGazette.com

In Mary Nusser's world, it seemed somehow fitting that Bowie High School and the Bowie center for the Performing Arts stood right next to each other along ...



Police arrest Bowie murder suspect with tattoo-laden face  WJLA

BOWIE, Md. (WJLA) - Prince George's County Police have arrested a man they say shot and killed a father trying to protect his teenage son. Around 5:30 p.m. ...



EXCLUSIVE: Fired PGCPS guidance counselor believes he was made a scapegoat for grade-fixing scandal  FOX 5 DC

For the first time, one of the Prince George's County Public Schools employees fired after the grade-fixing and graduation rate scandal is speaking out -- saying ...



Frederick Douglass High School Wins Seventh in a Row  Afro American

Upper Marlboro, Md.-based Frederick Douglass High School (12-4) is rolling after dominating Crossland High School, Temple Hills, Md., (70-45) on Feb.



Prince George's County Top Performances  Afro American

Upper Marlboro, Md.-based Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School (11-2) defeated Suitland High School located in Forestville, Md. 56-47 on Jan. 18. Wise senior ...



Memorial Service Planned for Arts Leader Mary Nusser  Patch.com

Bowie, MD - The Bowie High School graduate died Dec. 27; a memorial *service* will be held Jan. 30 at the Bowie Center for the Performing Arts.



Bowie father may have been killed trying to break up fight between son and another boy  Washington Post

A Bowie father was breaking up a fight between his son and another teen when he was fatally shot by an Upper Marlboro man, authorities said Wednesday.



Bowie Marketplace opens for business  CapitalGazette.com

The grand opening of the renovated retail space was Thursday, complete with the Bowie High School marching band, balloons, firetrucks, face-painting, ...



Kathie Lee: Surprise! I didn't like high school  Today.com

A hilarious photo of the president at his prom (and the great yearbook message he left a classmate) had Hoda reminiscing about high school on Thursday.



Henry Wise Dismantles Bladensburg High School Basketball  Afro American

Upper Marlboro, MD-based Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School (14-4) completely dismantled Bladensburg High School (Bladensburg, MD) 81-57 on Feb. 8.



Officials unveil plans for sports complex south of Bowie  CapitalGazette.com

The Liberty Sports Park, which will be located near the southwest corner of Route 301 and Route 214 just outside of Bowie, will cost local governments nearly ...



For Bowie youth, baking business is a piece of cake  CapitalGazette.com

Michael Platt is one sharp cookie. The Bowie 12-year-old recently appeared on The Food Network's “Kids Baking Championship,” has started his own business ...



After a decade, Bowie High's classy clubs still going strong  Washington Post

At Bowie High School, class isn't just where students go. It's also what students bring. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the school's Gentlemen's Club and ...



Routes 197 and 450 are Bowie's top road project priorities  CapitalGazette.com

Bowie city officials have been down this road before.



Plans for new Bowie ice arena unveiled  CapitalGazette.com

With two NHL-sized rinks, a pro shop, concessions and 10 locker rooms, plus additional meeting space, the new city-run ice arena on Church Road represents a ...



Bowie Memorial Day Parade Schedule  Patch.com

BOWIE, MD — The annual Bowie Memorial Day Parade will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday. Residents can expect patriotic family fun including marching bands, ...



For Prince George's County lacrosse, what a difference a year makes  Washington Post

A successful inaugural season of county play concludes with boys' and girls' championships.



You Save That! Kirk Cousins talks to HS students about driving 'Grandma's Van'  WJLA

Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins is making a reported $20 million this season. But don't expect Cousins, who coined the viral You like that! phrase, to go on a ...



PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY EDUCATION BRIEFS: Honoring School Bus Attendants  The Washington Informer

PGCPS recently honored their school bus attendants during “School Bus Safety Week,” where the schools' transportation team was recognized for their role in ...



Joan Epstein, mom of TV star Kathie Lee Gifford, dies in Annapolis at 87  CapitalGazette.com

Joan Epstein, an Annapolis resident and the mother of television personality Kathie Lee Gifford, passed away on Tuesday. She was 87 and had been living at ...



Parents caught off-guard by closed Prince George’s schools on ‘Day Without a Woman’  WTOP

Some Prince George's County parents were caught off-guard by the last-minute decision to close schools in the county after hundreds of teachers called out for ...



Bowie property now open to deer hunters  CapitalGazette.com

A portion of the Belt Woods property that borders Church Road in the south Bowie is being opened up for public deer hunting this fall.



Prince George's County Public Schools CEO defends quality of school lunches  FOX 5 DC

It is National School Lunch Week and the head of Prince George's County Public Schools got involved and stopped by to have lunch with students at a middle ...



Where We Live: Pointer Ridge, Bowie's answer to Levittown  Washington Post

There weren't many children around when Michaeline Gandolph and her husband, Jason, moved to Bowie's Pointer Ridge neighborhood about 12 years ago.



Top Eight Races to Watch At Montgomery Invitational!  MileSplit

Georgetown Day junior Ziyah Holman is the top seed in both the 300 and 500 meter dashes at this Saturday's Montgomery Invitational. (Photo by Craig Amoss) ...



Former Bowie firefighter back at work in Bryan, Texas, after battling brain cancer  Times Record News

Bowie High School grad, a cancer survivor, back at work as Bryan firefighter.



Back to School in El Paso: District and New Tech Expand Partnership  Education Week

On the first day of school, we joined El Paso ISD Superintendent Juan Cabrera on a tour of school visits including several of the nine schools in the district that ...



City centennial celebration kicks off April 16  CapitalGazette.com

Bowie has always been a place that embraces its history.



Senior D.C. schools official placed on administrative leave following graduation scandal  The Washington Post

Chief of Secondary Schools Jane Spence has been placed on administrative leave, the highest official to be removed from her job following an investigation into ...



Homes in Bowie, Md., 'wow' with soaring staircases and high ceilings  Washington Post

Sanders and Tanita Adu were particularly attracted to one local builder and the various home styles offered at the Preserve at Woodmore Estates in Bowie.



Laurel High Class of 1967 heads back to school  Baltimore Sun

Members of the Laurel High Class of 1967 returned to the school for a tour and to reconnect as they celebrate their 50th reunion.



El Paso's biggest sports figures embody heart | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

El Paso has a rich sports history carved in more than athleticism. It's carved in heart. But who are the most important figures who embody that history, that heart?



Comcast NBCuniversal Awards $110,000 In Scholarships To 101 Maryland High School Seniors  PR Newswire

ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast NBCUniversal today announced that it has awarded approximately $110,000 in scholarships for the ...



Four-bedroom, three-bath single-family house in Bowie lists for $374900  The Washington Post

AFFORDABLE HOME OF THE WEEK | Built in 1962, the Colonial-style house features a fenced back yard with enclosed garden beds.



Leonardtown girls basketball embraces Butler as its new head coach  SoMdNews.com

The 2018-19 campaign is getting underway for winter sports teams across the area and one group that is very excited to get going is the Leonardtown girls ...



Bowie | Zip Trip: Cold Stone Creamery ® Junior Reporter Sumayah Arcusa  FOX 5 DC

Sumayah Arcusa is our Cold Stone Junior Reporter for our first Zip Trip of the year to Bowie! She is getting ready to graduate from Bowie High School and hopes ...



Students, teachers complain of cold classrooms in some Prince George's County schools  WJLA

Sayuri is a 10-year-old Prince George's County student. She says her 5th-grade classroom is so cold, Sayuri bundles up to stay focused.“Long pants, and I have ...



Flowers Dismantles Suitland High, 32-14  Afro American

The Charles H. Flowers High School Jaguars of Springdale, Md. dismantled the Forestville, Md.-based Suitland High School Rams, 32-14, in a battle of the ...



Prince George's Schools CEO, Staff Tour Schools, Celebrate High Graduation Rates  The Washington Informer

Prince George's County Public Schools CEO Kevin Maxwell led a congratulatory bus tour Wednesday to visit eight county schools that achieved a 90 percent or ...



Police: Elementary aged child hit by vehicle in Maryland and flown to trauma center  WJLA

An elementary child was hit by a vehicle Wednesday morning in the 3100 block of Belair Dr. in Bowie, Maryland, authorities said.The child was flown to a trauma ...



Prince George’s Co. to donate backpacks, supplies to students  WTOP

Prince George's County Schools wants to give local kids new school supplies to kick off the new school year. Here's how you can register.



County Graduation Rates Climb to Record Levels: PGCPS  Patch.com

Upper Marlboro, MD - Bowie High School and three other schools in Prince George's County have graduation rates at or above the state average.



9 Events in the DMV to Honor Martin Luther King Jr.  NBC4 Washington

Between live performances, community discussions and special screenings, organizations across the city are hosting many free events that honor and celebrate ...



US Border Patrol Museum opens a world on the evolving agency  WTOP

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — For many Mexican-Americans living near the U.S.-Mexico border, the U.S. Border Patrol was viewed as a federal government agency to ...



Buying New | Mill Branch Estates offers posh country homes, but still near suburbia  Washington Post

The developer offers eight floor plans, each with a three-car garage, but buyers have options to customize.



Five Bowie State football games voided  Baltimore Sun

Five Bowie State football games this season have been nullified after the program self-reported an eligibility violation to the Central Intercollegiate Athletic ...



Bowie track star signs with Baylor University  USA TODAY High School Sports

It's a steamy summer night at the Prince Georges County SportsPlex and sprinter Maxwell Willis is taking photos with championship medals draped around his ...



Worth Noting: Bowie prepares to celebrate its Thoroughbred history on Heritage Day  CapitalGazette.com

With all this talk of Triple Crown winners, the people of Bowie have two names to drop – Gallant Fox and Omaha. Those two Thoroughbreds each won the Triple ...



Recovery and remembrance  Business Gazette

On July 9 of last year Bowie High School junior Desmond Bowden, 17, died in his sleep from a heart condition, Bowden would have graduated this May.



Md. High Schools Compete In ‘Top Chef’ Style Culinary Team Competition  CBS Baltimore / WJZ

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– In the past decade, a trend has developed in education across Maryland. More high schools are offering classes in the culinary arts.



Wise Takes Down Oxon Hill  Afro American

Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. High School, located in Upper Marlboro, Md., took down Oxon Hill High School 58-12 on Oct. 13. Clippers starting quarterback Dajuan ...



The Top 50 Underclassman Boys In Every Event  MileSplit

Check out the top 50 underclassman male athletes in every indoor event.



DONNA POLK CHOSEN AS BOWIE STATE'S HEAD WOMEN'S BASKETBALL COACH - Bowie State University Athletics  BSU Bulldogs

(BOWIE, MD) Bowie State University Athletic Director Derek Carter officially announced the hiring of Donna Polk as the new Head Coach of the Lady Bulldogs.



Sports. Highlights. News. Now.  Bleacher Report

If you're not a resident of the state of Maryland or an avid follower of college basketball recruiting, you probably don't know much about Prince George's County...



DuVal Blows Out High Point 44-0  Afro American

Lanham, Md.-based DuVal High School shut out High Point High School, located in Beltsville, Md. on Sept. 29. Tigers running back David Dupree stole the show ...



City To Install More Speed Cameras in February  Patch.com

Bowie, MD - The city is trying to control speeding near Benjamin Tasker Middle School by installing the cameras near the intersection of Kenhill Drive and Fair ...



Kathie Lee Gifford talks Annapolis on "Today" show  CapitalGazette.com

"Today" show co-host Kathie Lee Gifford called her trip to Annapolis over the weekend the best Mother's Day she's ever had. "It was a picture perfect weekend," ...



Abuse allegations lead to spike in teachers placed on leave in a Maryland suburb  The Washington Post

More than 500 school employees in Prince George's County have been placed on administrative leave at some point during this school year in response to ...



New Look Red Raiders  247Sports

Texas Tech tips off the 2018-19 season Tuesday night against Incarnate Word at United Supermarkets Arena and if you haven't heard there will be a lot of *fresh* ...



Comcast Awards $119,000 In Scholarships To 110 Maryland High School Seniors  PR Newswire

BALTIMORE, May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2017 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship ...



PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY EDUCATION BRIEFS: Redskins Visit  The Washington Informer

Kingsford Elementary School students recently received a fun visit from Washington Redskins players and the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation for ...



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