Category: Local News

Forum Introduces SMOB Candidates

Students were introduced to the 2017-2018 candidates for the Student Member of the Board of Education (SMOB) on April 19 when a forum was held at the Board of Education. The candidates, Mt. Hebron junior Libby Milano and River Hill junior Anna Selbrede, answered questions from the audience […]

Local Charity Aids Flood Victims

Howard County residents have been working together to help those still in need after the Ellicott City flood. This includes the help of charitable organizations like Marriottsville-based Lunch with a Purpose. The group began as a volunteer-run program that worked to provide aid to residents and direct volunteers […]

Dutra Swims for Cancer Research

As the number of Americans who have cancer increases, the efforts to treat it have declined. In the past few years, funding for cancer research has decreased by 25 percent. Swim Across America hopes to change that with their hosted events. Swim Across America is a charitable organization […]

Donovan Shows Professional Potential

Senior Kara Donovan is one step closer to achieving her dream of becoming a bioengineer. Last October, Donovan was accepted into a half-year internship with local prosthetics company, Dankmeyer Inc. GT Resource teacher Dr. Melissa Kiehl believes that Donovan’s interest in this field, as well as her decision […]