March 28, 2005
Monday, March 28 9 p.m. on HBO "Perfect Upset" One of the most dramatic moments in the NCAA basketball tournament came 20 years ago, on April 1, 1985, when Villanova defeated Georgetown for the championship. Now HBO, known for expertise with sports documentaries, is revisiting what it calls "the biggest upset in the history of the national title game. " 9 p.m. on ABC "The Bachelor" The seventh round of the reality series will be less structured; one change is that five women will be eliminated immediately, after a session of "rapid dating.
August 5, 2012
CALDWELL, N.J. - Chelsea Hoover of Hagerstown was named to the dean's list for the spring semester at Caldwell College. LYNCHBURG, Va. - The following area students were named to the dean's list for the spring semester at Randolph College: Emma Bartholomew of Hagerstown is a member of the Class of 2014. Timothy Clarke of Frederick, Md., is a member of the Class of 2012. PAUL SMITHS, N.Y. - Paul Cline of Chambersburg, Pa., was named to the dean's list for the spring semester at Paul Smith's College.
March 19, 2011
FROSTBURG, Md. — At the 137th commencement ceremonies at Frostburg State University in December, the following area residents were among the nearly 400 total candidates for degrees: Jared Acre of Smithsburg, bachelor of science in business administration. Thomas Adams of Williamsport, bachelor of science in international studies. Travus Borek of Frederick, Md., bachelor of science in business administration. Jason Bosiacki of Boonsboro, bachelor of science in biology.
July 18, 2011
The following area students graduated May 22 from Wilson College: Michael R. Kirkpatrick of Shippensburg, Pa., distinction with an Associate of Arts in management. Carri Jo Weimer of Shippensburg, Pa., Associate of Arts in management. Adria A. Spikes of State Line, Pa., distinction with an Associate of Science in accounting. Donna R. Johnston of McConnellsburg, Pa., with distinction with an Associate of Science degree in management information systems. Alynn M. Kessinger of Shippensburg, Bachelor of Arts in business.
May 25, 2011
The University System of Maryland at Hagerstown celebrated the sweat, toil and sacrifice of this year's graduating class on Wednesday, while giving out awards to some students. The annual graduation celebration honored the 159 USMH students getting degrees from USM schools that offer classes in Hagerstown. Some students already have received their degrees from their home universities; some will soon. This was USMH's largest graduating class in its six-year history, according to Jamie Bushong, a spokeswoman for the downtown Hagerstown campus.
June 26, 2012
The following area students graduated from James Madison University on May 5:. Kristan Nonemaker of Shepherdstown, W.Va., Master of Science in accounting Natalie Mancini of Hagerstown, Bachelor of Science in biology Michelle Taylor of Mount Airy, Md., Bachelor of Science in biology Courtney White of Mount Airy, Bachelor of Science in chemistry Elizabeth Marriott of Myersville, Md., Bachelor of Science in communication studies Kaitlyn Gordon...
May 27, 2012
The following area students received bachelor's degrees from McDaniel College on May 19 at the college's 142nd commencement: Mitchell P. Belella of Smithsburg, Bachelor of Arts in business administration Sarah R. Boteler of New Market, Md., cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology Larry A. Bradley Jr. of Frederick, Md., Bachelor of Arts in psychology Woodrow M. Butler of Smithsburg, Bachelor of...
September 15, 2007
Thompson-Socks Shannon Nicole Socks and Michael Cohen Thompson were married Saturday, June 23, 2007, at John Wesley United Methodist Church. The bride is the daughter of Melanie and Frank Davis of Hagerstown. The bridegroom is the son of Tina and Greg Meekins of Cambridge, Md., and Charles and Jean Thompson of New York. The bride is a 1998 graduate of Williamsport High School, a 2001 graduate from Hagerstown Community College with an Associate of Arts in human services, and a 2004 graduate of Salisbury University with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology.
July 6, 2012
BALTIMORE - The following area students received degrees May 26 from Notre Dame University of Maryland:¿ Rachel Becker of Frederick, Md., Bachelor of Arts in religious studies¿ Elizabeth Bittner of Williamsport, Bachelor of Science in nursing¿ Jennifer Brown of Hagerstown, Bachelor of Science in nursing¿ Kristie Carbaugh of Hagerstown, Bachelor of Science in nursing¿ Eileen Dickinson of Greencastle, Pa., Bachelor of Science in nursing¿ Robin Grams...