June 2, 2008
Today Boonsboro Elementary - Fifth-grade promotion assembly, 9 a.m. Boonsboro High - Third- period finals; senior class trip Boonsboro Middle - Sixth-grade and WEB Leaders family recreation activity, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; eighth-grade class picnic, 1:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Clear Spring Elementary - Golden Lunch Table; prekindergarten picnic Conococheague Elementary - End-of-year celebrations for grades two...
August 16, 2010
GREENCASTLE, Pa. - The National Honor Society continued the tradition of celebrating the graduating class at Greencastle-Antrim High School with a luncheon, following commencement practice June 11, with help from the senior class representatives and local businesses. Preparation for the event was initiated by NHS junior parents, including Angie Houpt, Martha Coda, Penny Eichelberger, Teresa Zook and Brenda De-Young. Newly inducted NHS juniors, along with parents Penne Baer, Cindy Rudy and Diana Thrush also assisted with the preparations.
March 19, 2007
Ryan Colby Mercersburg Swimming Senior What do you like best about your sport? "I like the individual aspect of my sports. " Your greatest accomplishment in your sport? "I am the two-time captain of Mercersburg's team and we've been very successful. " Toughest individual opponent you have faced? "Reese Chandler from the Germantown Academy. " Toughest team you have faced? "Either Germantown Academy or Peddie. " Other sports? Baseball Other activities in school you are involved in?
October 8, 2012
The Clear Spring High School Future Business Leaders of America will hold its second scholarship fundraiser today from 5 to 7 p.m. at Jersey Mikes at the Shoppes at Hagerstown near Best Buy and Chipotle. All profits will support scholarships for the senior class at CSHS. Country butchering Wilson Ruritan will hold a country butchering and pancake breakfast Saturday, beginning at 6:30 a.m. The club is west of Huyetts Crossroads on U.S. 40. The menu includes all-you-can-eat pancakes with one serving of puddin' or sausage patty or sausage gravy, coffee and orange juice. The breakfast costs $4.50.
October 31, 2006
Quill & Scroll officers chosen Heritage Academy's chapter of the Quill & Scroll International Honor Society for High School Journalists has named officers for the 2006-07 school year. Serving as president is junior Megan Mowen. Megan is a third-year journalism student and served as editor of Heritage's school newspaper, the Eagle Echoes, last year. She is Heritage's yearbook editor and a member of the newspaper staff. Senior Brittany Eberly, a second-year journalism student, is serving as the Quill & Scroll vice president/treasurer and is a member of the newspaper and yearbook staffs.
November 13, 2008
HANCOCK - For the past 10 or 11 years, Larry Gerber Sr. has been attending the Veterans Day program at Hancock Middle-Senior High School. "But this year's program was one of the nicer ones I've seen," Gerber said. "Students Saluting Veterans" was a joint effort of the Hancock American Legion and the school. The program opened with the Hancock Panther Band playing the "American Heroes March," followed by remarks from Principal Eric Michael. Jill Helmstetter, vice president of the Student Government Association (SGA)
November 3, 2008
Winners in the 84th annual Alsatia Mummers Parade: Amateur floats First -- Otterbein United Methodist Church Second -- NMS Healthcare of Hagerstown Third -- Gift of Sight Fourth -- Starland Roller Rink Elaborate First -- No. 10, Birthday Party Girl Second -- No. 6, Barrel of Monkeys Third -- No. 8, Night of the Living Dead Fourth -- No. 28, Mrs. Dog Butt Fifth -- No. 12, Dog ...
May 3, 2009
SALISBURY, N.C. - Selena Wilkes Tory, a Williamsport High School grad, was among six new members inducted into the Catawba College Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday during festivities of the Hall of Fame's 31st anniversary. She graduated from Catawba in 1996. Wilkes was a four-year setter and captain of the women's volleyball team (1992-95), but also played a year of basketball and a year of softball. She could have played golf as well, but it was prior to Catawba adding a women's golf team.
July 6, 2010
Northrop Grumman Corp. recently celebrated its eighth annual Engineering Scholars program by awarding 24 graduating high school seniors from across Maryland with a total of $240,000 in college scholarships to be used this fall. One student from each of Maryland's 23 counties and the city of Baltimore received the individual merit-based scholarships of $10,000 during an awards reception and dinner hosted by Northrop Grumman at the Baltimore Museum of Industry on June 18. Jason A. Camarano, a graduate of South Hagerstown High School, was the award recipient from Washington County.
July 7, 2013
Williamsport Moose Lodge 2462 awarded a $1,000 scholarship to Stephen Flessner of Williamsport High School on June 23. To qualify for the scholarship, each applicant had to have at least a 2.5 grade-point average and submit an essay, not exceeding 1,000 words, on why they should receive it. Flessner carried a 4.40 grade-point average and never scored less than 92 percent in any class during his high school career. He was named to the distinguished honor roll every marking period.