July 21, 2013
Edward Jones Katie Schwartz of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Hagerstown recently won the firm's Spirit of Partnership Award for outstanding performance during 2012. Jim Weddle, the firm's managing partner, calls Schwartz a leader in the firm and an example of what a dedicated Edward Jones financial adviser can achieve. Schwartz was one of 1,061 financial advisers out of the firm's more than 12,000 to receive the award. Washington County Board of Social Services At its May 20 meeting, the Washington County Board of Social Services elected officers for 2013-14: Bonnie Elgin, chairwoman William K. Beard Jr., vice chairman Evelyn C. Williams, secretary As leader of the board, Elgin brings 31 years of experience working for the Social Security Administration, from which she retired in 2006.