Category: News

Jussie Smollett Fakes Hate Crime

Jussie Smollett, an actor in the hit television show Empire, was beaten in an alleged hate crime early last week. Smollett, who is black and openly gay, claimed to have been assaulted in Chicago last Tuesday by two men who poured what appeared to be bleach on him […]

Local Fire Displaces HoCo Residents

On Saturday, Feb. 16, firefighters and paramedics were sent to West Springs Drive, Ellicott City just off of Town and Country Boulevard at about 10:30 p.m. after reports of an apartment fire. According to authorities, both civilians and firefighters were able to evacuate the building safely and no […]

Female Firsts In Emergency Response Agencies

Howard County is starting 2019 with a new era of leadership in emergency response agencies. Last month, Howard County Executive, Calvin Ball, named Christine Uhlhorn the first female fire chief in Howard County. Now, in Jan. 2019, Ball named veteran Lisa Myers the first African American police chief […]