Adult softball -- Howard County Department of Recreation and Parks is accepting team registration for its fall adult softball leagues. Men's, women's and co-rec divisions are planned, with play beginning Aug. 20. The cost is $640 and includes a 14-game schedule, officials, game balls, sanction fees, awards, field reservations and lights. Games are played in county parks. The registration deadline is July 14. Mark Pendleton, 410-313-4703; text telephone, 410-313-4665. Registration: 410-313-PARK.