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, 2007
These students were the recipients of 2007-08 scholarships from the Washington County Retired Educational Personnel Association. Front row, from left, are Elizabeth Plume, North Hagerstown High School; and Erika Osborne, Shepherd University. Back row: Amy Clipp, South Hagerstown High School; Brittany Horn, Smithsburg High School; Adam Stephens and Brad Rohrer, both of Boonsboro High School; and Jennifer Nalley, Williamsport High School. The following local students were among 700 students to graduate from Messiah College, Grantham, Pa., on May 19: Cascade resident Jennifer Dandy graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor's degree in Christian ministries.
September 22, 2007
Finn-Pine Dr. Jennifer Lyn Pine and Dr. Michael James Finn were married Saturday, April 14, 2007, at St. Ann Catholic Church in Hagerstown. The bride is the daughter of Judith A. Leidig of Chambersburg, Pa., and Donald E. Pine Sr. of Greencastle, Pa. The bridegroom is the son of Nita J. Finn of Atwood, Kan., and the late James E. Finn. The bride is a 1996 graduate of Greencastle-Antrim High School and received a Bachelor of Science in biology from Shippensburg University in 2000.
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.
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.
October 11, 2003
Burger-McCumber Alea Burger of Hagerstown and Jason McCumber of Sykesville, Md., announce their engagement. Ms. Burger is the daughter of Richard Burger of Hagers-town and Barbara and Robert Wolford of Chambersburg, Pa. She is a 1993 graduate of North Hagerstown High School, a 1995 cum laude graduate of Hagerstown Business College and a 1999 graduate of Shepherd College with a degree in nursing. She is a registered nurse. Mr. McCumber is the son of Pat and Jim McCumber of Sykesville.
February 8, 2009
Amber Belt and Anthony Mirra were married on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Clear Spring. The bride is the daughter of Norris and Yvonne Belt of Clear Spring. The bridegroom is the son of Frederick and Ruth Mirra of Clear Spring. The bride is a 2007 graduate of Shippensburg University with Bachelor of Science in business administration. She is employed as a patient services supervisor at Tri-State Community Health Center in Hancock. The bridegroom is a 2003 graduate of Hagerstown Community College with an associate 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.