October 6, 2004
Army Pvt. Lionel J. Du Fresne, son of Paul F. and Tammy A. Du Fresne of Smithsburg, graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. He is a 2003 graduate of Smithsburg High School.
November 16, 2006
HAGERSTOWN - Today's Kinder Konzerts will be at Hagerstown Community College, not Smithsburg High School as previously announced. Performances are scheduled at 9 and 10:30 a.m.
November 9, 2009
SMITHSBURG --Â Milton Creagh, author of "Nobody Wants Your Child" and former host of the national PBS series "Parenting Works," visited Smithsburg High School on Monday.
April 8, 2010
SMITHSBURG -- The Blue Ridge Jazz Festival that was scheduled for April 30 at Smithsburg High School has been canceled.
May 10, 2012
The Humane Society of Washington County has announced that the rabies clinic scheduled for Saturday, May 12, at Smithsburg High School has been canceled.
October 30, 2004
A North Hagerstown High School football fan, who calls himself Hub Cap supports the Hubs football team Friday during their game at Smithsburg High School. North went on to win the game, 34-14.
September 6, 2002
Civilian Brian P. Downey , son of Suzanne G. and Thomas H. Downey of Smithsburg, participated in the U.S. Naval Academy's week-long summer seminar program in Annapolis. Downey attends Smithsburg High School. Army Pvt. Matthew J. Hood , son of Carol Hood of Smithsburg, has graduated from basic combat military training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. Hood is a 2000 graduate of Smithsburg High School.
April 12, 2012
An 18-year-old Smithsburg High School senior has succumbed to injuries he suffered in an accident while working for the Hagerstown Suns at Municipal Stadium on Tuesday. Mitchell Ronald Akers, of 109 Rachels Court in Smithsburg, died Wednesday night, according to Smithsburg High and Suns officials. Smithsburg High Athletic Director Teresa Bachtell said school officials read a statement to students Thursday morning informing them that Akers had died Wednesday night. She said grief counselors were called to the school to help students deal with the tragedy.
April 12, 2012
Mitchell Ronald Akers, 18, of 109 Rachel's Court, Smithsburg, Md., passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at the Washington Hospital Center. Born Tuesday, March 8, 1994, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Richard Phillip Akers and Anne Ungvarsky Akers. He was a senior at Smithsburg High School, Class of 2012, where he was a member of the Link Crew, Student Government Association and Latin Club, and also truly loved being on the football, lacrosse, track, wrestling and bocce teams.