Recent stories by Dean Jones Jr.
4:00 PM EDT, April 12, 2013
Third annual President's Cup championship
February 24, 2013
For the second straight year, No. 1 McDonogh's Jack Clark is returning to Maryland as a National Prep wrestling champion.
3:28 AM EST, February 23, 2013
Heading into today's semifinal round, local wrestlers are still in contention for titles at the National Prep championships in 12 of the 14 weight classes.
9:06 PM EDT, June 12, 2012
A Howard County police sergeant and a 51-year-old woman were injured in a two-vehicle accident Monday night on Baltimore National Pike, according to the department.
7:14 AM EDT, April 20, 2012
A two-alarm fire early Friday morning at an apartment complex in Reisterstown displaced residents of 11 units, Baltimore County fire officials said.
6:36 AM EDT, March 30, 2012
Two freight trains collided shortly after 2 a.m. Friday while attempting to maneuver the rail line inside a CSX yard in Jessup, Howard County fire officials said.
7:33 AM EDT, April 17, 2012
A man died following a two-vehicle accident Monday night on Robert Fulton Drive in Columbia, according to the Howard County police department.
9:49 AM EDT, March 23, 2012
A 26-year-old woman was injured and her boyfriend was arrested after a shooting early Friday in North Beach, Anne Arundel County police said.
7:42 AM EDT, April 17, 2012
Firefighters responded to a three-alarm blaze at a Glen Burnie apartment complex early Tuesday, according to the Anne Arundel County fire department. No injuries were reported.
3:24 PM EST, January 6, 2012
A 36-year-old man died at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center after being shot early Friday morning in his driveway in Laurel, Anne Arundel County police said.
10:58 PM EDT, March 28, 2012
A 41-year-old man was fatally stabbed Tuesday evening in the Pumphrey area of northern Anne Arundel County, police said.
9:32 AM EDT, March 22, 2012
Driving in the Baltimore area could be extremely difficult this morning as fog is reducing visibility to one-half mile or less in some areas, the National Weather Service said.
6:25 AM EST, December 27, 2011
An overnight fire in the unit block of East 25th Street injured one person, according to the Baltimore Fire Department.
9:55 PM EDT, March 20, 2012
At a time when Roman Catholic bishops are waging political wars against contraception and same-sex marriage, one of the church's most hard-line generals was named Tuesday to head its historically important Baltimore archdiocese.
8:11 PM EST, January 6, 2012
Baltimore's archdiocese, the oldest in the nation, can once again claim one of the highest-ranking members of the Roman Catholic Church as its leader.
11:22 AM EDT, August 21, 2011
Two men and a woman were injured after separate shootings in Baltimore City Saturday morning, police said.
11:42 PM EST, January 31, 2012
A man pulled over on Interstate 95 early Tuesday morning was able to flee in a Baltimore County police cruiser before being fatally shot by officers just inside the city line, officials said.
10:05 PM EST, December 13, 2011
A 47-year-old man has been charged in connection with the Monday morning robbery of a PNC Bank at Towson University, as well as another bank robbery last month, Baltimore County police said.
4:42 PM EDT, August 27, 2011
A 24-year-old man was taken to a hospital after he was shot Friday night in Northwest Baltimore, police said.
8:42 AM EST, December 28, 2011
A vacant single-family home collapsed Wednesday following an early morning fire in Lisbon, Howard County fire officials said.
8:49 AM EST, December 13, 2011
Officers responded to the 500 block of South Cherry Grove Avenue around 1:45 a.m. Tuesday for the report of a stabbing, Annapolis police said.
10:03 PM EST, December 23, 2011
Several people were arrested at malls across Maryland as police broke up crowds of hundreds lined up to buy Nike Air Jordan Concords, part of a nationwide frenzy over the new sneakers that prompted a number of disturbances.
9:37 PM EST, December 8, 2011
A Glen Burnie High School English teacher was arrested Thursday and charged with sexually abusing three female students over the past two years, Anne Arundel County police said.
10:40 AM EDT, August 6, 2011
An adult male suffered non-life-threatening injuries after being shot in the ear shortly after midnight Saturday in Northwest Baltimore, according to a police spokesman.
2:56 PM EDT, June 18, 2011
Crews restored power to nearly 15,000 customers following severe storms across the state Friday evening, according to a statement from Baltimore Gas and Electric Co.
10:51 AM EDT, August 20, 2011
Three men were stabbed near 1st Mariner Arena late Friday night after an argument between two groups escalated into a physical altercation, according to a Baltimore Police spokesman.
10:11 AM EST, December 22, 2011
The death of a Pikesville woman last month has been ruled a homicide by state medical examiner, Baltimore County police said Thursday.
9:44 AM EDT, August 20, 2011
A pedestrian attempting to cross Snowden River Parkway in Columbia is in critical condition after being struck by a car early Saturday morning, Howard County police said.
7:43 AM EST, December 21, 2009
Rising tide: It's AlabamaAndrea Adelson, Orlando Sentinel
July 17, 2009
Orioles first-round draft pick Matt Hobgood will pitch one or two innings in his professional debut, which is expected to take place Saturday night when Rookie-level Bluefield hosts Johnson City at Bowen Field.