The Aegis is a local newspaper in Harford County, Maryland, United States. "The Aegis" began publishing in 1856 under the name "The Southern Aegis". Harford County's only source for print news is based out of Bel Air and publishes twice a week. For more than 150 years The Aegis has been covering the area and providing citizens coverage spanning all corners of the county. High school sports, community events and local government are just some of the things featured in the publication.