June 17, 2013
Ashleigh Symenski Felpel, D.O., graduated May 25 from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine with a degree of Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine. While at WVSOM, Felpel was a member of Sigma Sigma Phi, received a silver award for community service and received an Army HPSP scholarship. Felpel earned a bachelor of science degree in biochemistry and molecular biology from Lebanon Valley College in Annville, Pa., in 2009. She is a 2005 graduate of Fallston High School. Felpel is the daughter of Ronald Symenski and Roxane Henke of Bel Air and is married to Clair Felpel.
April 24, 1994
John Carroll School newspaper honoredThe John Carroll School student newspaper, Patriot, received the General Excellence Award for the best overall high school newspaper at the 1994 Student Journalism Contest for the Archdiocese of Baltimore. The contest was sponsored by the Catholic Review.This marks the second year in a row that the Patriot has won in the general excellence category. The newspaper captured first place in five of the 10 categories.Joan of Arc pupil gets poem publishedA poem by Brad Lhotsky, a seventh-grade student at St. Joan of Arc school in Aberdeen, will appear in the 1994 edition of VTC Anthology of Poetry by Young Americans," to be published this month.
September 10, 1995
Student's degree in safety, hygieneChris M. Gowetski received a bachelor of science degree in occupational safety and hygiene management during ceremonies Aug. 19 at Millersville University of Pennsylvania.She is the daughter of Robert and Andrea Gowetski of Edgewood.Woman appointed hall directorGina Marconi, daughter of Enzo and Arlene Marconi of Fallston, has been appointed hall director at Lynchburg College, a private school in Central Virginia.The hall director is responsible for management of the residence hall, including overseeing and managing the staff of resident assistants.
September 2, 2007
Jennifer Lynn Castoro, daughter of Charles and Patricia Castoro of Baldwin and Joseph Michael Ercolano, son of Ernesto and Phyllis Ercolano of Fallston were married April 22 at Forsyth Park in Savannah, Georgia. The maids of honor were Elizabeth Castoro, sister of the bride and Kate Larkin, friend of the bride. Bridesmaids were Angela Pobletts, sister of the groom, Abigail Frazer, Lynn Grode, Colleen Kahoe, Megan Marshall, Lauren Reichhart, Suzanne Rider and Leah Schlosser, friends of the bride.
January 26, 2001
A female student at Fallston High School is being held in lieu of $10,000 bond at the Harford County Detention Center after she was accused of taking a handgun to school, the Harford County Sheriff's Department said. The girl was arrested in the school office Wednesday, after school officials learned she had a .22-caliber handgun and ammunition, said Lt. Edward Hopkins, a spokesman for the department. He said the girl also had $150 and jewelry that she is accused of removing from a safe in the home of her aunt and uncle, with whom she has been living.
July 18, 1995
A 20-year-old Baldwin man has been indicted by a Harford County grand jury on 11 charges, including homicide by motor vehicle while intoxicated, in the deaths of two Fallston teen-agers killed last month as they walked along Route 152.Christopher William Smith of the 3100 block of Wellington Way was named in the 11-count indictment filed July 12 in Circuit Court and made public yesterday by Harford County Circuit Court.A warrant for Mr. Smith's arrest was signed yesterday, but State's Attorney Joseph I. Cassilly, the chief prosecutor for Harford, said arrangements already had been worked out with lawyers that Mr. Smith would surrender voluntarily.
December 7, 2008
Up a creek: Some Anne Arundel County residents say Fox Creek should be dredged to improve water quality and give boaters access from the Severn River. Other residents, and some environmentalists, oppose the plan. A panel that includes Gov. Martin O'Malley has been asked to decide the matter. Right to vote: Like other members of the Harford County school board, D.J. Sigworth takes in hours of policy debates and PowerPoint presentations. But when the talking is done, Sigworth, the board's student member, cannot vote.
May 12, 1992
BEL AIR -- Harford County's public school system will be the first in Maryland to prohibit all tobacco use in its buildings and vehicles as the result of a unanimous vote by the six-member school board last night.The ban on use of tobacco products by school employees, including chewing tobacco, takes effect July 1.Students are already barred from smoking on public school property statewide.The Prince George's County school board has adopted a similar smoking ban for employees, but it will not take effect until September.
November 13, 1994
Candy Credito and Becky Robinson, Fallston High School seniors on the same track academically but with divergent sports backgrounds, have received full athletic scholarships to NCAA Division I universities.Credito is an honors student with a 4.0 grade-point average, president of the school's chapter of the National Honor Society, and an All-County athlete in three sports. She will concentrate her athletic time on basketball at the University of North Carolina-Asheville.Credito expects to major in international business, followed by graduate studies.