March 6, 2012
Date of Birth : July 19, 1988 Address : 1425 Glenwood Ave. Education : Graduate of Williamsport High School, 2006; Post-secondary diploma in automotive from James Rumsey Technical Institute, 2011. Occupation : Unemployed Party affiliation : Republican Political experience : None
July 3, 2013
Casie Files , a senior, was named to the distinguished honor roll for the sixth marking period at Williamsport High School. Her name was omitted when the list appeared recently in The Herald Mail.
March 3, 2012
Zach Shoemaker of Williamsport High School won the Maryland Class 2A-1A 160-pound title Saturday night at the Maryland State Wrestling Tournament. Shoemaker defeated Taran Carr of Owings Mills 7-1 in the championship match to become Washington County's all-time winningest wrestler.
September 7, 2012
Williamsport High School will kick off the homecoming celebration with the annual parade. Interested marching units may reserve a spot by contacting Mr. Beattie at firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-766-8434. The parade begins at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at Springfield Middle School.
April 10, 2012
Their smiling faces in black and white photographs posted on a Facebook page give no hint of the tragedy that claimed their lives. Mary Louise Downs was described as having a beautiful voice. She had a strong interest in foreign languages and often helped other students with their work. The student newspaper at Williamsport High School said that Virginia Myers was a “reliable and generous friend,” was very gifted in music and played the piano and violin. Pearl Emerson, president of the junior class at Williamsport High School, was described on the Facebook page as a “very intelligent girl” who excelled in Latin, French and English.
March 12, 2012
Brett Weaver, a sophomore at Williamsport High School, attended the National Youth Leadership Forum on National Security at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center Feb. 21 to 26 in Washington, D.C. He was nominated for the honor by Jennifer Mollica, the advanced-placement government and politics teacher at Williamsport High School. While Brett was at the forum, he learned about the many aspects of the national security industry. Hevisited the Patuxent River Naval Air Station to see national security first-hand.
September 1, 2013
Frostburg State University announced that the following area students received scholarships: Jaclyn Franzak of Jefferson, Md., received the Academic Honor Scholarship. Franzak is the daughter of Jane Sutcliffe and Jay Franzak, and attended Brunswick (Md.) High School. Sandra Hammond of Williamsport received the Associate Degree Scholars Award. Hammond attended Williamsport High School. Rosanne Horst of Clear Spring received the Associate Degree Scholars Award.
October 21, 2002
Custer-Knepper Brooke Renee Knepper and Adrian Woodson Custer were married Saturday, July 27, 2002, at Antrim Brethren in Christ Church in Chambersburg, Pa. The bride is the daughter of Dennis and Linda Knepper of Williamsport. The bridegroom is the son of Ella C. Emswiller of Harrisonburg, Va. The bride is a 1997 graduate of Williamsport High School, received a bachelor of science degree in early childhood and elementary education from Elizabethtown College in 2001 and is pursuing a master's degree in special education at Frostburg State University.
December 2, 2009
The Williamsport Athletic Boosters will sell Williamsport High School athletic apparel Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m. in the hallway outside the gym during the wrestling match. The group also will be set up outside the gym Friday, Dec. 11 and Friday, Dec. 18, during the boys basketball games. For more information, call Melanie Gozora at 240-291-4358.
May 30, 2009
WILLIAMSPORT --Â The Annual Yard Sale Extravaganza to benefit the Williamsport Blue Band and Springfield Cougar Band was held Saturday at Williamsport High School. Twenty-three spaces were sold to individuals, where they could sell their own yard sale items. Other donated items were sold to benefit the bands, which must pay for new uniforms that were bought in the last 12 months.