November 17, 2008
Miller-Stenger Vanessa Joy Stenger and Joseph Paul Miller were married on May 24, 2008, at their home in Newville, Pa. The bride is the daughter of James and Brenda Stenger of Waynesboro, Pa. The bridegroom is the son of Fred and Linda Miller of Shippensburg, Pa. The bride is a 1998 graduate of Greencastle-Antrim High School and a 2001 graduate of Hagerstown Community College with an associate degree in marketing management. She is employed as a circulation assistant with the Bosler Memorial Library in Carlisle, Pa. The bridegroom is a 1997 graduate of Shippensburg High School and a 2002 graduate of Shippensburg University with a Bachelor of Arts in English.
December 9, 2007
Mills-Strite Robin and Edgar Mills Jr. of Hancock, announce the engagement of their daughter, Nicole Lynn Mills, to Christopher Dean Strite, son of Lester and Wilma Strite of Greencastle, Pa. Ms. Mills is a 2003 graduate of Clear Spring High School and is employed at Truck Enterprises Hagerstown Inc. She is attending Kaplan College of Hagerstown for an associate degree in business administration. Mr. Strite attended Hillside Mennonite School. He is employed at Horstdale Farm Supply LLC in Greencastle.
April 22, 2010
HAGERSTOWN -- Although he knew he was in the running for Maryland State Police Trooper of the Year, Trooper 1st Class Gary Bachtell said it was a surprise when his name was announced for the 2009 honor. "I knew something was up when my kids walked in," Bachtell said. His wife, Cherie, and his mother had accompanied him to the awards cweremony, but not the children. Bachtell, 48, started working with the state police polygraph unit 13 years ago. He has been the state police polygraph coordinator since 2007.
June 18, 2011
The 81st commencement in Kaplan University-Hagerstown's history was its largest, President W. Christopher Motz said. The spring class that graduated Saturday at North Hagerstown High School had a record 284 graduates. The school has been around for 73 years, as Kaplan University, Kaplan College, Hagerstown Business College, Maryland Medical Secretarial School and National Legal Secretarial School, according to the commencement program. The school currently holds graduation twice a year.
July 12, 2011
MARCH 27, 1972-JULY 8, 2011 Cameron Michelle "Camie" King, 39, of Silver Spring, Md., died Friday, July 8, 2011, at Washington Adventist Hospital in Takoma Park, Md. Born March 27, 1972, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of Shelia King and the late Henry P. Young. Cameron graduated from South Hagerstown High School Class of 1990. She attended Hagerstown Community College, graduating with an associate degree. She continued her education, graduating from Hood College with a bachelor's and master's degree in psychology and was pursuing her doctorate's degree.
March 20, 2009
AUG. 7, 1945-MARCH 19, 2009 SHARPSBURG - Marjorie Ann Jamison, 63, of 211 W. Main St. in Sharpsburg, Md., died Thursday, March 19, 2009, at Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown, Md. Born Aug. 7, 1945, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of Anna Louise Waters Jamison of Sharpsburg and the late Thirman Everard Jamison. She was a teacher at Boonsboro Middle School for 35 years, retiring in 2002. She was a 1963 graduate of Boonsboro High School, a graduate of Hagerstown Junior College with an associate degree in secondary education, a graduate of Shepherd College with a bachelor of science degree and Shippensburg University with a master's degree in secondary education, and did post-graduate work at Hood College.
January 27, 2007
Reed-Strite Sarah Strite and Jacob Reed were married Oct. 7, 2006, at Maugansville Bible Brethren Church. The bride is the daughter of Joseph and Sharon Strite of Williamsport. The bridegroom is the son of George and Sherron Whittington of Dillsburg, Pa. The bride is a 2002 graduate of Washington County Technical High School and received an associate degree in specialized business with a focus on computer systems from York Technical Institute. She is employed as a help desk technician at Foot Locker Inc. The bridegroom is a 1994 graduate of Northern York County High School and received an associate degree in business with a focus on accounting from York Technical Institute.
April 14, 2007
Hagerstown Business College kicked off this spring's commencement season Saturday morning as the Class of 2007 donned caps and gowns to collect their diplomas during a ceremony at North Hagerstown High School. This year's class includes nearly 140 graduates in the school's allied health, business, computer technology and legal divisions. The graduates ranged from young students not that far removed from their high school graduation, to grandparents seeking a career change. The commencement speakers, both of whom graduated summa cum laude on Saturday, spoke of the challenges they faced while attending HBC, and those that are ahead.