November 30, 1992
* Name: Jim Paige, 17, of Columbia.* School: Wilde Lake High School.* Why Jim was chosen: He is state delegate for Howard County for the International Thespian Society as well as president of the Drama Club. He placed as a finalist for the arts in the Maryland Distinguished Scholarship. He is a member of the all-state choir, National Honor Society, madrigals and the debate team. He is also the communications director for the senior class. He has been chairman and coordinator of Lake Aid, a benefit show to raise money for the Maryland Food Bank, for the last two years.
January 29, 1995
25 Years Ago (week of Jan. 18-24, 1970)* Administrative action was planned against the principal of Wilde Lake High School for allegedly striking a 13-year-old boy in the face. An apology was made to the boy's parents, who were assured that the incident was not condoned by the schoolsystem.* General Electric announced that the opening of the first three buildings in the 1,100-acre Appliance Park East would be delayed three months.50 Years Ago (Week of Jan. 21-27, 1945):* A committee composed of various Ellicott City civic leaders met with the county commissioners to organize a Howard County Sanitary Commission.
January 25, 1991
Wilde Lake High School's All-Metro football standouts, Raphael Wall and Ricky Rowe, announced yesterday they will sign with the University of Maryland and Penn State University, respectively.The signing period for Division I recruits officially begins Feb. 6.Wall, 6 feet, 200 pounds, led the Wildecat offense in rushing (1,538) and scoring (25 touchdowns), while Rowe, 6-0, 180, anchored the defense that allowed only 31 points in 10 regular-season games. He had five interceptions. Wilde Lake won the state Class 2A championship, defeating Damascus in overtime, 13-7.
March 8, 1993
Mon LamWilde Lake High SchoolHometown: ColumbiaAge: 18Her accomplishments: She is president of the senior class and was past president of the junior class as well as the freshman class. She serves as one of two PTSA student representatives.She is a member of the International Club and SHOP (Students Helping Other People). She plays varsity field hockey, lacrosse and volleyball. She was the school's ambassador for the Hugh O'Brien Youth Foundation leadership seminar.She was a member of the Lake Aid fund-raiser, which raised money for the Maryland Food Bank.
October 1, 2003
The Bridges Over Wilde Lake will celebrate "Lights on After School," a national campaign to highlight the benefits of after-school programs and the resources needed to keep them going, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 9 at Wilde Lake High School. The nationwide event is sponsored locally by Bridges Over Wilde Lake, an after-school program for Bryant Woods and Running Brook elementaries and Wilde Lake middle and high schools. The rally will include food, speakers, entertainment, door prizes and information about after-school activities.
September 23, 1990
The supervisor of a security guard who failed to break up a fight at a Sept. 8 Wilde Lake High School dance said last week that the fight was over before the guard could reach the combatants.Charles Ellenberger, director of the All-County Security Agency, responded to a charge made by Kevin Peacock, a delegate to the Howard County Association of Student Councils and a senior at Wilde Lake.Peacock, who was neither involved nor a witness, told the county school board Sept. 13 that the incident was one of several at Wilde Lake in which guards have failed to take action.