November 25, 2002


Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Stammely of Cary, N.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Melanie Leigh, to Michael Eugene Martin, son of Eugene "Yogi" and Pat Martin of Hagerstown.

Ms. Stammely is a 1994 graduate of Cary High School and is pursuing a degree in paramedic emergency services at Hagerstown Community College. She is employed by the Jefferson School as a residential counselor.

Mr. Martin is a 1992 graduate of North Hagerstown High School, a 1994 graduate of Hagerstown Community College and a 1997 graduate of University of Maryland, Baltimore County with a degree in bio-psychology. He is employed at Hagerstown Community College as an academic advisor.


A 2003 wedding is planned in Harpers Ferry, W.Va.


Douglas and Linda Hornbarger of Hagerstown announce the engagement of their daughter Dawn Michelle Hornbarger, to Arasis Idelfonso Valerio, son of Angel Valerio of Paterson, N.J., and Rita Lora of Queens, N.Y.

Ms. Hornbarger is a 1994 graduate of North Hagerstown High School and is pursuing a nursing degree. She is employed by Washington County Hospital.

Mr. Valerio attended Long Island City High School in Queens. He is employed by Phoenix Color in Hagerstown.

A May 31 wedding is planned.


Christopher D. Wetzel and Mary Beth Durant announce their engagement.

Miss Durant is the daughter of Diane F. Durant of Camillus, N.Y., and the late Tom Durant. She is a 1988 graduate of University of South Florida. She works in sales.

Mr. Wetzel is the son of Raymond and Shirley Wetzel of Hagerstown. He is a 1989 graduate of University of Maryland. He is employed by Paetec Communications as a sales manager.

A May wedding is planned.

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