February 1, 2009
Laura Elizabeth Stumpf and Barry Lynn Smoot were married on Saturday, April 12, 2008, at Ballantyne Country Club in Charlotte, N.C. The bridegroom is the daughter of William and Mary Stumpf of Charlotte. She is a graduate of Myers Park High School and Elon University, with a Bachelor of Arts in English. The groom is the son of Ronald and Debora Smoot of Hagerstown. He is a graduate of Clear Spring High School and Elon University, with a Bachelor of Arts in corporate communications.
April 5, 2009
Cortney Brooke Miller and Matthew James Wade were married Saturday, June 14, 2008, at Emmanuel United Methodist Church in Hagerstown. The bride is the daughter of John Miller of Williamsport, and Kendra Miller of Hagerstown. The bridegroom is the son of Dave and Sue Wade of Boonsboro. The bride received a Bachelor of Science in elementary education from Towson University in 2006. She is employed as a second-grade teacher at Maugansville Elementary School. The bridegroom received a Bachelor of Science in business administration and computer information systems from Towson University in 2006.
March 31, 2007
Biberman-Palmer Peter Biberman of Narberth, Pa., and Lynne Toder of Warwick, Pa., announce the engagement of their daughter, Kimberly Beth Biberman, to Bret Larry Palmer, son of Larry and Carole Palmer of Warfordsburg, Pa. Ms. Biberman is a 1994 graduate of Cherry Hill High School East in New Jersey and received her bachelor's degree in elementary education from University of Maryland, College Park. She also earned a Master of Arts in school psychology from Rowan University.
July 29, 2012
The University System of Maryland at Hagerstown recognized 19 scholarship recipients during an awards reception in the USMH lobby on July 16. Along with 10 USMH scholarships, nine awards will be given from the Magnolia Foundation Scholarship Fund. The fund includes two named awards each from the Board of County Commissioners and Citicorp Inc. Also, an award from the city of Hagerstown and a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) scholarship will be given. Students being awarded the USMH scholarships will receive $2,500 each, and recipients of the Magnolia Fund scholarships will each receive $1,920.
January 20, 2008
Rathvon-Hull Kathryn Bess Hull and Joseph Michael Rathvon were married Saturday, March 24, 2007, at Grace United Methodist Church in Hagerstown. The bride is the daughter of Perk and Patti Hull of Hagerstown. The bridegroom is the son of Mike and Becky Rathvon of Cascade. The bride is a 2001 graduate of North Hagerstown High School and received an associate degree in theater and biology from Hagerstown Community College in 2004. She is employed as a charge back investigator at First Data Merchant Services.
June 20, 2009
Antietam Bible College, Biblical Seminary, and Graduate School in Hagerstown has announced the following graduates: James Brown of Hagerstown earned a master of ministry in practical theology. Bryan Dugger of Martinsburg, W.Va., earned a master of arts in practical theology. Kirstin Gearhart of Boonsboro earned a bachelor of science in missions, summa cum laude. Matthew Shoemaker of Hagerstown earned a bachelor of science in pastoral studies. Tiffanie Speers of Fayetteville, Pa., earned a bachelor of science in Christian elementary education, summa cum laude.
December 23, 2012
The following area students graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology in the summer quarter: Danya Hinkle of Shippensburg, Pa., earned an Associate in Science in business from RIT's National Technical Institute for the Deaf. Kyle Ryan of Myersville, Md., earned a Bachelor of Science in imaging science from RIT's College of Science.
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.