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.
February 10, 2013
Hagerstown Community College recently held a nurse-pinning ceremony to recognize graduates of its fall nursing class. In the associate degree nursing program, the following graduates received their nursing pins: Chambersburg, Pa. - Tracey L. Schultz Emmitsburg, Md. - Ashley N. Coleman Fayetteville, Pa. - Ashley L. Barnes Frederick, Md. - Kimberly McDonald Greencastle, Pa. - Leanna Hollingshead, Stephanie A. Ocker, Ann L. White ...
June 4, 2012
Left this world for her better place, Sharon Kay Casey-Frazier was formerly employed by Roxbury Correctional Institution as a fiscal accounts clerk II for seven years. She received awards for employee of the year from the governor for her excellence. Sharon was a graduate of Northern High School in Baltimore, Md. She also received her associate degree in accounting from Hagerstown Community College. Sharon helped anyone she could with everything she had. She didn't belong to any clubs except mine and my brothers.
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.
March 7, 2013
Richard Eugene "Dick" Gouker, 62, of Mercersburg, Pa., departed this life Wednesday, March 6, 2013, surrounded by his loved ones. Born May 31, 1950, he was the son of the late Joseph Eugene Gouker and the late Elizabeth Robinson Gouker Hurley. He attended James Buchanan High School. Dick married Linda Diana Mellott in 1966, and lost the love of his life in June 2007. Dick served in the U.S. Air Force from 1973 to 1993. He was stationed in Spain, Saudi Arabia, Texas, the Philippines and Alamogordo, N.M. He served in Operation Desert Storm and retired with the rank of staff sergeant.
May 14, 2011
Thousands of family members and friends packed the bleachers and sat in chairs on the gymnasium floor hoping to spot their favorite graduate as Saturday's spring commencement got under way at Penn State Mont Alto. As the 143 soon-to-be graduates walked into the college's Multipurpose Activities Center, the crowd erupted in squeals of joy, whistles and applause. Commencement speaker Shaun B. Keister, associate vice president for development for Penn State and a Mont Alto alum, gave the graduates some words of inspiration.
July 17, 2009
Air Force Airman Melissa A. Crocker, daughter of Carole and Matthew Crisci of Boonsboro, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio. She is a 2001 graduate of Boonsboro High School. Navy Seaman Recruit Jesse A. Hale, brother of Deborah L. Collins of Brunswick, Md., recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. Hale is a 2008 graduate of Lompoc High School of Lompoc, Calif. Air Force Airman 1st Class Marquita J. Polhill, daughter of Denise Polhill of Hagerstown and Lonnie Polhill of Lawrenceville, Ga., graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio.
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.