Author: Pam Schipper

UHS Honored as Blue Ribbon School

Photo | Frederick County Executive Jan H. Gardner State Superintendent Karen Salmon, Urbana High School Principal David Kehne and Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner participated in the Blue Ribbon School Tour of Excellence at UHS on Wednesday, April 17.

Urbana High School (UHS) was recognized by the state on Wednesday, April 17 as a Maryland Blue Ribbon School. State Superintendent Karen Salmon and Frederick County Superintendent Theresa Alban, in addition to elected officials and other dignitaries, visited UHS as…

Around Town

Photo | Living Grace Lutheran Church Members of Living Grace Lutheran Church cleaned up trash at UHS on Saturday, April 13. Pictured are (back, L to R) Ray Kuntz, Linda Kuntz, Cole Galloway, Connor Metz, Pastor Michael McQuaid, and (front, L to R) John Barnhart, Brian Barnhart, William Barnhart, and Jeanne Ruddock.

Living Grace’s Community Service Beautifies UHS In honor of Earth Day and to beautify Urbana High School before its Blue Ribbon Tour of Excellence visit on Wednesday, April 17, members of Living Grace Lutheran Church cleaned up trash at UHS…

Assignment Education

Photo | Submitted UHS Choir Director Alicia Cosby (second from L, first row) and seniors (first row) Julia Bui, Megan Celi, Rachel Martin, (second row) Jackie Hubbard, Zoe Thomas, Megan Sweeney, Sarah Solender, Cassie Ball, (third row) Hailey Chambers, Tommy Truitt, Jack Baumgarten, Peyton Ambush and Natasha Jafari pose with the many awards the UHS Concert Choir and Show Choir won in the WorldStrides OnStage Competition.

UHS Choirs Bring Home Gold Under the direction of Alicia Cosby, Urbana High’s Concert Choir and Show Choir traveled to Atlanta April 12 through 15 for a WorldStrides OnStage Competition and brought home numerous awards. Concert Choir and Show Choir…

Shop Talk

Photo | Pam Schipper Saddleview Ranch’s first show of the season is May 5.

Kannavis Holds 4/20 Celebration Kannavis, 8709 Fingerboard Road, celebrated 4/20 with storewide discounts, free swag bags, t-shirts and more. 4/20 is a holiday celebrating marijuana, now becoming more mainstream in states where medical marijuana is legal. Sierra Grand Opening Planned…