Service news

October 20, 2008

Brandon Weaver, E5 U.S. Coast Guard, son of Lori and Dave Hubbell, and Mel and Denise Weaver, and grandson of Thelma Hockensmith and Mel and Liz Weaver, is stationed at Mobile Alabama Air Station, and has been accepted into the IPAP (Physicians Assistant) program for spring 2009 in San Antonio at Fort Sam Houston.

Weaver is a 1998 graduate of Boonsboro High School.

Midshipman Jordan Smith, son of David Smith of Hedgesville, W.Va., participated Sept. 6 in Acceptance Day ceremonies at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, N.Y.

The event marks the official "acceptance" of the freshman class into the ranks of the academy's Regiment of Midshipmen.

Smith is a graduate of Hedgesville High School.

Smith was nominated to attend the academy by U.S Rep. Shelly Moore Capito and Sen. Jay Rockefeller.

Air Force Airman Ryan C. Weigle, son of Brenda Weigle of Frederick, Md., graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio.


Weigle graduated in 2005 from Frederick High School.

Army Pvt. Dustin A. Hines, son of Samantha Olyer and grandson of Darlene Oyler, both of Hagerstown, graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.

Hines is a 2006 graduate of South Hagerstown High School.

The Herald-Mail Articles