October 6 - MVRS attended the 71st annual St. Mary’s County Fair! At the fair, our members provided emergency care as needed and recruited possible new members. At the recruitment table we talked with future firefighters and EMTs. In between recruiting and providing care, our members enjoyed exploring the fair exhibits, livestock, rides and food. The citizens of St. Mary's County kept our duty unit busy! Everyone in attendance had a great time, already looking forward to next year! Thanks to everyone who stopped by to chat.
August 28 - Philip Alfred “Al” Gatton, 85 of Leonardtown, MD passed away on August 19, 2017 in Leonardtown, MD. Born on June 11, 1932 in Bushwood, MD, he was the son of the late Frances Louise Gatton and Philip Dominic Gatton. Al was the loving husband of the late Jeanne Sunderland Gatton, whom he married on July 4, 1952 in St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church Compton, MD, and who preceded in death on July 22, 2013. Al is survived by his children; Sandra Abell (George) of Leonardtown, MD, Joyce Downs (Preston) of Mechanicsville, MD, and Philip L. Gatton (Tracy) of Hollywood, MD. Granddaughters Melissa Long (Brandon) of Mechanicsville, MD and Shannon Dent ( ... (Full Story)
July 17 - Our next Screen on the Green featuring TROLLS will be on Saturday August 19. Doors will open at 7PM and the movie will start about 8:15. Bring your chairs, bring your blankets, bring the kids, Free admission, concessions available. See our Facebook page for mare information
June 7 - The Leonardtown Rotary Club is hosting their first annual Paddle For First Responders! The event will be held at the Leonardtown Wharf and McIntosh Run on June 10th, 2017 (rain date: June 17th, 2017). The purpose of this event is to raise money to be used for scholarships for first responders, their families, and to help the Leonardtown Rotary for grants.
Registration for the event can be found on www.paddleforfirstresponders.org. Check in will be at 8:30 am and the race will begin at 10:00 am. This will consist of a timed kayak race on Breton Bay, paddle for fun event on McIntosh Run, entertainment, food at the Leonardtown Wharf, and ...