Tag: Glen Burnie High School

Man Shot As He Exits Glen Burnie Sunoco Gas Station

Man Shot As He Exits Glen Burnie Sunoco Gas Station

| September 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

On September 24, 2013, at approximately 1:04 a.m., officers from the Eastern District responded to the 400 block of Secret Bend in Glen Burnie for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the 21-year-old male victim from Millersville, Maryland, who indicated that he was shot while he was a passenger in a vehicle at […]

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UPDATE: Glen Burnie High Camera Incident

UPDATE: Glen Burnie High Camera Incident

| April 16, 2013 | 2 Comments

After a thorough investigation, the Anne Arundel County Police will not be charging the officer who placed a camera in the boy’s bathroom in Glen Burnie High School. A thorough investigation has been conducted and based upon the evidence, no criminal laws have been violated and therefore the officer involved in this incident will not […]

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Scholarships Available From CFAAC

Scholarships Available From CFAAC

| April 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel (CFAAC) is currently accepting applications from eligible Anne Arundel County high school seniors for three scholarships focused on student-athletes: Name of Fund: Collegiate Scholarship Fund School: Old Mill High School Scholarships: A $4,000 scholarship is being given to one boys’ varsity lacrosse player and one girls’ varsity lacrosse player at […]

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Student Brings Loaded Gun To Glen Burnie High School

Student Brings Loaded Gun To Glen Burnie High School

| April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: The school has posted a letter to parents on the website, however it was not sent home with students.  According to Principal Vickie Plitt, “at this time, we have no information that any other student was involved or that the  student whose bookbag contained the gun threatened anyone on our campus. However, possession of a […]

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Police Officer Suspended For Installing Camera In High School Bathroom

Police Officer Suspended For Installing Camera In High School Bathroom

| March 21, 2013 | 1 Comment

UPDATE 2:18pm March 21, 2013: In a letter sent home with students this afternoon, Glen Burnie High School Principal, Vicki Plitt identified the specific rest room as the one in the “Media Building.” On March 20, 2013, at approximately 10:20 a.m., a male student at Glen Burnie High School located in the 7500 block of […]

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County Urges Participation in Homeless Resource Day

County Urges Participation in Homeless Resource Day

| February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County is urging citizens to get involved in Homeless Resource Day, which will be held on March 16 at Glen Burnie High School. “This event has been very successful in helping people get back on their feet and off the street,” said Marcia Kennai, Director of the Anne Arundel County Department of Social Services. “The economy has […]

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10 Top Stories For 2012

10 Top Stories For 2012

| December 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

2012 was a banner year for us. Most notably, our growth continued and we saw more than a million unique visitors to the website, more than 55,000 fans of our Facebook page, over 12,000 followers on Twitter and just over 5,000 subscribers to our newsletter! Wow, thank you! But it was our stories that brought […]

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Glen Burnie High Student Dies Of Suspected Meningitis

Glen Burnie High Student Dies Of Suspected Meningitis

| December 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

A Glen Burnie High School junior has died from suspected bacterial meningitis.  The school sent home a letter today advising parents of the death and stressing that it is not highly contagious with casual contact, but also warned parents of the symptoms of the disease.  The school, in conjunction with the Anne Arundel County Department of Health, […]

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15-Year Old Charged In Glen Burnie High School Arson

15-Year Old Charged In Glen Burnie High School Arson

| November 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Fire Investigators arrested and charged a 15-year-old male from Glen Burnie with intentionally setting a fire at the Glen Burnie High School. The arrest stemmed from an investigation into an incident that occurred around 9:35 a.m. Tuesday, November 27, 2012, when units from the Anne Arundel County Fire Department responded to a reported fire […]

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Former Glen Burnie Teacher Faces 51 Yeas For Sex With Students

Former Glen Burnie Teacher Faces 51 Yeas For Sex With Students

| April 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Jeffrey Sears was accused of having sex with his students last year and was promptly suspended (with pay) from his teaching position. Yesterday, he pleaded guilty to two felony charges of sex with a minor and another charge of fourth degree assault.  The Capital has a very thorough write up of the hearing, reaction and […]

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Homicide In Glen Burnie Neighborhood

Homicide In Glen Burnie Neighborhood

| April 6, 2012 | 1 Comment

On April 5, 2012 just after 3:00 p.m., officers from the Northern District responded to a reported shooting in the 1500 block of Furnace Avenue in Glen Burnie. Upon arrival, officers entered a residence and found 53-year old victim Ray William Collignon dead of an apparent gunshot wound to the head. Members of the Homicide […]

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Glen Burnie Man Arrested On Attempted Murder Charges

Glen Burnie Man Arrested On Attempted Murder Charges

| March 16, 2012 | 1 Comment

On March 15, 2012, at 11:23 p.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the 800 block of White Avenue in Linthicum for a report of a domestic-related shooting. Upon arrival, officers located a 59-year-old female victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to her lower torso. The victim indicated that her boyfriend shot her […]

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Westboro Baptist Video Recap

Westboro Baptist Video Recap

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Westboro Baptist Church has moved on to their next picketing site and the throngs of counter-protesters are back at home, work or school. All in all, the protest was a success if you will. The Westboro Baptist Church was able to voice their opinions. The nearly 500-strong crowd was able to voice theirs right […]

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Westboro Pickets Glen Burnie High School – Photos

Westboro Pickets Glen Burnie High School – Photos

| March 13, 2012 | 3 Comments

Under the pretense of enlightening the world to the teaching so the Bible, the Westboro Baptist Church rolled into town with three members to picket at the Glen Burnie High School this afternoon.  In a twitter conversation with Shirley Phelps-Roper, it became clear that they were picketing because of the recent arrest of former Glen […]

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A Conversation With Shirley Phelps-Roper

A Conversation With Shirley Phelps-Roper

| March 9, 2012 | 1 Comment

As we all have heard, members of the Westboro Baptist Church will be picketing Glen Burnie High School next Tuesday at 2:00pm.  When they were here last year, Meade High School was targeted because they reportedly had a large number of gay students. At some point, Margie Phelps and Shirley Phelps-Roper, the daughters of the […]

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What To Expect When Westboro Baptist Comes To Glen Burnie

What To Expect When Westboro Baptist Comes To Glen Burnie

| March 8, 2012 | 5 Comments

The Westboro Baptist Church is planning on protesting outside of Glen Burnie High School on Tuesday, March 13th.  Many readers of this site and our Facebook page have commented about “teaching them a lesson” and “showing them.” While the sentiment is certainly understandable, we must remember that the very fabric of our nation gives them […]

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Hate Is Coming To Glen Burnie

Hate Is Coming To Glen Burnie

| March 8, 2012 | 23 Comments

UPDATE: Here is a copy of the letter sent home with students this afternoon. The letter reiterates (and we concur) that the majority of protests are handled without incident and very well by the Anne Arundel County Schools and the Anne Arundel County Police Department. The Westboro Baptist Church will be picketing the Glen Burnie High […]

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Serious Accident In Glen Burnie

Serious Accident In Glen Burnie

| February 4, 2012 | 7 Comments

On February 4, 2012 at approximately 0231 hours, officers from the Eastern District responded to a report of a motor vehicle collision on Green Branch Lane near Crainmont Drive. Officers arrived on scene and found a 31 year old male had sustained serious life threatening injuries. Crash Investigators from the Traffic Safety Section were called […]

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Glen Burnie High Teacher Arrested: Charged With Sexual Abuse Of Minor

Glen Burnie High Teacher Arrested: Charged With Sexual Abuse Of Minor

| December 8, 2011 | 1 Comment

Update:  The following are statements issued by Patricia Nalley, President of the Anne Arundel County Board of Education, Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, Superintendent of schools, and Vicki Plitt, Principal of Glen Burnie High School.  Additionally, the school sent home a letter to parents this afternoon explaining the situation. Statement of Board President Patricia R. Nalley […]

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Unfounded Gun Threat At Glen Burnie High School

Unfounded Gun Threat At Glen Burnie High School

| December 2, 2011 | 1 Comment

Rumors flew this morning when there was a heavy police presence at Glen Burnie High School.  We contacted Justin Mulcahy, PIO for the Anne Arundel County Police who filled us in on the unfounded threat. “The police department was made aware of a possible threat at Glen Burnie High involving a student who was going […]

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8 Students Vie For Student Member Of Board Of Education

8 Students Vie For Student Member Of Board Of Education

| March 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Eight county high school juniors have filed applications to be the 2011-2012 student member on the Board of Education of Anne Arundel County. With nominations now closed, the field of candidates consists of: ● Alexander Berman, Annapolis High School ● Jillian Buck, South River High School ● Angela Copes, Glen Burnie High School ● Erin […]

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South River-11, Glen Burnie-1 Varsity Girls Soccer

South River-11, Glen Burnie-1 Varsity Girls Soccer

| September 25, 2010 | 0 Comments

South River vs. Glen Burnie Varsity Girls Soccer Game Stats Thursday, September 23, 2010 (05:00 PM) League game at South River High School South River HS Seahawks 11, Glen Burnie HS Gophers 1 Goals By Half 1 2 Final Glen Burnie HS Gophers 0 1 1 South River HS Seahawks 9 2 11 Scoring summary […]

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