Category: Local News

Ex-VT quarterback Josh Jackson transferring to Maryland

WASHINGTON — Virginia Tech quarterback Josh Jackson, who set Hokies freshman records by throwing for 20 touchdowns before being injured last fall, says he’s transferring to the University of Maryland. Jackson announced the news on Twitter with a post reading COMMITTED and #TerpNation. COMMITTED #TerpNation pic.twitter.com/KXihdGWYsj — Josh Jackson (@joshiejack17) February 19, 2019 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Jackson’s…

Va. zoo welcomes baby camel

WASHINGTON — For this fuzzy little lady, every day is hump day. The Richmond Metro Zoo in Mosely, Virginia, welcomed the arrival of a baby dromedary camel Feb. 7. The zoo says she’s currently bonding with her mom and the herd, so she’s got plenty of company. What she doesn’t have is a name. So…

Poll: Marylanders solidly behind Hogan, but in no hurry for a Trump challenge

This article was written by WTOP’s news partners at Maryland Matters and republished with permission. Sign up for Maryland Matters’ free email subscription today. Maryland residents continue to hold Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) in high regard, viewing him as capable, likable and honest — and they approve of the direction in which the state is headed, according to…