Ruritan Scholarship winners announced

The Maugansville Ruritan Club announced its scholarship winners from local high schools.

Each winner attended a dinner at the club with their parents on April 17 and were presented $1,000 scholarships from Tom Ingram, scholarship chairman.

Allison Nicole Martin, daughter of Joseph and Sandra Martin, plans to attend Radford University and major in fashion design and business adminstration. 

John Britton III, son of John and Angela Britton and grandson of Cliff and Sue Britton, plans to attend Salisbury University and major in biology and pre-med, as well as play basketball. 

Kirstie Coombs, daughter of David and Cindy Coombs, plans to attend the University of Maryland majoring in engineering with a minor in biology.

Kyle Martin, son of Gregory and Kathleen Martin, plans to attend Grove City College and major in electrical engineering.

All four students are from North Hagerstown High. Martin also attends Barbara Ingram School for the Arts.

The club extends congratulations to this year’s winners. The club has presented scholarships to local students for the past 48 years.


Dinner meeting planned May 6

The Hagerstown Business and Professional Women’s Club will hold a dinner meeting Monday, May 6, at the Hager Hall Conference Center, 901 Dual Highway in Hagerstown.

Networking begins at 5:30 p.m, followed by dinner, the program and installation of the 2013-14 officers.

Fanny Crawford will present “Life Passages on the Autism Spectrum,” discussing adult autism symptoms and treatment. The dinner costs $16.

Interested members are welcome to attend.

To make reservations, call 301-302-8237.


Mother-Daughter Banquet set for May 4

Maugansville Bible Brethren Church will hold a Mother-Daughter Banquet Saturday, May 4, at 6 p.m. at the church, 17904 Brinkley Ave. in Maugansville.

Lt. Clebe McClary’s wife of 46 years, Deanna McClary, will be the guest speaker.

Clebe McClary is a decorated veteran who was critically wounded in the Vietnam War. His story of courage, strength and determination, told by his wife, is an inspiring example of family values, love and commitment.