March 4, 2012
LUBBOCK, Texas - Michael Patrick Spalding of Hagerstown was named to the dean's honor list for the fall semester at Texas Tech University for maintaining a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher. Michael, a junior, is majoring in business in the Jerry S. Rawls College of Business Administration. Michael graduated from South Hagerstown High School. He is the son of Steve and Jill Spalding of Hagerstown. ANNVILLE, Pa. - Aaron M. Mills of Clear Spring was elected to the Society of Phi Alpha Epsilon at Lebanon Valley College.
February 22, 2009
Robert E. Klein, 72 AUG. 31, 1936-FEB. 16, 2009 CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Robert Edward Klein, 72, of 2715 Esther Drive, died Monday, Feb. 16, 2009, at Penn Hall Nursing Center. Born Aug. 31, 1936, he was the son of the late Clarence Edward Klein and Carrie Greiner Stadtlander Klein of Pittsburgh. Holding a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Carnegie Mellon University and a Master of Arts Degree in Art from Pennsylvania State University, he taught for three years in the public schools and seven years at the college level.
March 17, 2009
At the 133rd commencement ceremonies at Frostburg State University on Saturday, Dec. 20, 46 area residents were among the more than 380 total candidates for degrees. Candidates listed include those who completed requirements in December, as well as those who finished in August. Tri-State residents who are candidates included: Master of Business Administration Hagerstown - Jeremy Brown, Benjamin Fornea, Kathryn Gladhill, Matthew Labozzetta and Justin Saloom.
September 2, 2012
Name of business: The Little Pottery House Owner: Paula Bailey Address: 203 S. Princess St., Shepherdstown, W.Va. Opening date: May 2012 Products and services: Paint-your-own pottery studio Target market: All ages How did you get into your business, and what motivated you to start it? In 2009, I graduated from Marshall University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts with an emphasis in ceramics. My dream has been to open a little paint-your-own pottery shop since my first pottery class.
February 4, 2013
Aaron John Hoopengardner, 37, of Hancock, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Md. Born April 10, 1975, in Cumberland, Md., he was the son of Alton B. Hoopengardner of Warfordsburg, Pa., and the late Alleene M. Frost Hoopengardner. He was a 1993 graduate of Southern Fulton High School, Warfordsburg, Pa., and Frostburg State University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1998. He was a self-employed computer consultant and operator of Hilltop Farms.
December 30, 2007
Fuss-Borggren Susan Nicole (Nikki) Fuss and Todd Andrew Borggren announce their engagement. Ms. Fuss is the daughter of Michael and Donna Fuss of Hagerstown. She is a graduate of Williamsport High School and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in interior design from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is employed as assistant manager at Captain Bender's Tavern and Rudy's Antietam Caf and Wine Bar in Sharpsburg. Mr. Borggren is the son of David and Betty Borggren of Suffolk, Va. He is a graduate of Thomas Johnson High School and attended Hagerstown Junior College.
March 10, 2013
A new exhibit featuring the work of artists Kate Keely and Jennifer Hand will be on display from March 18 to April 4 at the Kepler Center on Hagerstown Community College's main campus. The exhibit, “Still in Motion,” will feature paintings, drawings and mixed-media pieces that explore themes such as life, strength, transition and renewal. Keely, of Frostburg, Md., is an adjunct instructor at HCC and Frostburg State University. Keely has a Master of Fine Arts in mixed media from Radford University, two bachelor's degrees from Mary Baldwin College and is a doctoral student in community college administration at Morgan State University.