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.
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.
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.
August 19, 2006
Leiby-Dempsher Dr. Chris J. Dempsher and Graciela L. Dempsher of Hagerstown announce the engagement of their son, Michael Jonathan Dempsher, to Katherine Elizabeth Leiby, daughter of Dr. Lawrence R. and Karen Belli of Doylestown, Pa., and the Rev. Richard A. and Dr. Brenda Leiby of Muhlenburg, Pa. Ms. Leiby graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a degree in communication science and disorders and received a master's degree...
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.
September 8, 2000
Engagement announcements for 9/8 Horst-Showalter Dale and Wanda Horst of Greencastle, Pa., wish to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristin Nicole Horst, to Randy Lee Showalter, son of Ronald and Marie Showalter of Hagerstown. Ms. Horst is a 1999 graduate of Greencastle-Antrim High School and is a student at Shippensburg University. Mr. Showalter is a 1997 graduate of Shalom Christian Academy and a member of the Class of 2001 at Shippensburg University, majoring in secondary education.
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.