Thursday, April 18, 2013
The high school's spring performance runs Friday and Saturday evenings.
C. Milton Wright High School's drama students are ready for their spring performance after a week of rigorous rehearsals. "Stage Wright" will perform Agatha Christie's classic murder mystery And Then There Were None at 7:30 p.m. on April 19 and 20. Tickets are $5 for students and $8 for adults. Performances will take place in school's auditorium located at 1301 N. Fountain Green Road in Bel Air. Patch was able to stop by to snap a few photos of the cast and crew following the final rehearsal Thursday afternoon. Do you plan to attend one of the shows? Leave a comment to show your support of these local students.
Thursday, April 11, 2013
C. Milton Wright and Patterson Mill high schools faced off in baseball Wednesday.
The C. Milton Wright Mustangs out hit the Patterson Mill Huskies 7-4 in a varsity baseball matchup Wednesday at Patterson Mill. Chase Demars was two for three at bat, earning two runs batted in for the Mustangs. Pitching for the Huskies was Robert Besante for five innings and Alex Peters for two. For the Mustangs, Matt Henigan took the mound. Check out photos by Jim Wiedermann of Mustang players in action. Note, the photos are not from Wednesday's game. Have your own photos of local sports teams playing their hearts out? Share your photos on Patch by uploading them to the Pics & Clips section of the site.
Monday, March 4, 2013
Students and staff were moved outside while law enforcement searched the building.
UPDATE: (12:30 p.m.)—C. Milton Wright High School was evacuated Monday morning after a bomb threat was made by phone, school officials say. Get daily and breaking news updates: sign up for our newsletter and follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Contact email@example.com with any news tips. Monday morning a bomb threat to the school was made by phone, according to Teri Kranefeld, manager of communications with the school system. Students and staff were immediately evacuated from the building and the Harford County Sheriff's Office was notified, Kranefeld wrote in an email to Patch. Students and employees were allowed to return to the building around noon after deputies found no credible threat, according to sheriff's office …
Friday, January 4, 2013
A 17-year-old student collapsed at a basketball game Thursday night.
A C. Milton Wright girls basketball player collapsed on the sidelines during a game Thursday evening, but was successfully revived by fast-acting staff and law enforcement. Around 7:17 p.m. Thursday, the 17-year-old girl stopped breathing and was without a pulse, according to Edward Hopkins, spokesman for the Harford County Sheriff's Office. "It was initially reported that the victim may have fallen backwards off a chair and it was believed she may have suffered a head injury," Hopkins wrote in an email to Patch. A sheriff's deputy on detail for the game noticed the team, coach and girl's mother huddled at one end of the gym and rushed over, noting it looked the girl was having a seizure, Hopkins said. Someone began CPR and a Maryland …
Monday, December 10, 2012
The UCBAC All-Star Football Showcase took place Saturday in Bel Air.
A C. Milton Wright senior was celebrated by his teammates after being named most valuable player in the UCBAC all-star football showcase game Saturday. Students lifted Bruce West, a defensive lineman for the Mustangs, onto their shoulders in celebration of his MVP status for team South after Saturday's game at Bel Air High School. Many thanks to Amy Eckstein Branham for the sharing your photo. Have your own pictures from the game? Share them on Patch by clicking the "Upload Photos and Videos" button in this post or by visiting the Pics and Clips section.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
The Upper Chesapeake Bay Athletic Conference all-conference teams were announced recently, and Bel Air area teams had good representation.
The Upper Chesapeake Bay Athletic Conference released all-conference teams, and C. Milton Wright High School made a strong showing. This year was a breakout season for the Mustangs, who have struggled on the football field for about a decade. Osiah Walker (wide receiver) and Tyler Hall (tight end) were named first-team on the offensive side. On the defensive side, Bruce West (defensive line), Craig Moretz (linebacker), Caleb Moretz (linebacker) and Tyler Dameron (defensive back) earned first-team spots. Check out the .pdf attached to this post for a full breakdown of first-team, second-team and honorable mentions from teams throughout Harford County. Editor's note: The above document supplied by the Upper Chesapeake Bay Athletic Conference…
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
The national touring Beatles stage show "Beatlemania Again" will perform as scheduled on Dec. 1 at C. Milton Wright High School in Bel Air.
While event organizers were initially concerned they would have to cancel a concert benefitting C. Milton Wright High School, ticket sales rallied and the show will go on as scheduled. The national touring Beatles stage show "Beatlemania Again" is scheduled to take place at 7 p.m. Dec. 1 at the school, 1301 N. Fountain Green Road in Bel Air. Doors open at 6 p.m. Event proceeds will benefit the school's Renaissance Team which promotes academics, character education, and school spirit, according to a release from the school. General admission is $20 for adults, $10 for students and an additional $10 for VIP front-row seating and pre-show meet and greet with the cast. To purchase tickets, you can send payment by check to: C. Milton Wright- …
Saturday, November 24, 2012
The concert is set to take place in December.
C. Milton Wright High School has the opportunity to host a benefit concert, but only if they sell enough tickets in time. The national touring Beatles stage show "Beatlemania Again" is scheduled to take place at 7 p.m. Dec, 1 at the school, located at 1301 N. Fountain Green Road in Bel Air. The concert is to benefit the school's Renaissance Team which promotes academics, character education, and school spirit, according to a release from the school. The show won't go on, however, if they don't sell enough tickets in advance, C. Milton Wright staffer Keri MacKinnon said. General admission is $20 for adults, $10 for students and an additional $10 for VIP front-row seating and pre-show meet and greet with the cast. To purchase tickets, you …
Thursday, November 15, 2012
C. Milton Wright High School students take the stage this weekend.
C. Milton Wright High School students will sing their hearts out this weekend to the classic tunes from Annie Get Your Gun. The students will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday in the C. Milton Wright auditorium, located at 1301 N. Fountain Green Road in Bel Air. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students and seniors. For a preview of the show, check out the above photos. Do you plan to turn out in support of these local students? Leave a comment.
Thursday, October 18, 2012
The building was cleared for reentry shortly before noon.
UPDATE: (1:55 p.m.)—C. Milton Wright High School was evacuated Thursday morning due to a bomb threat at the school. Thursday morning, school staff learned of a threatening message written on the mirror inside a school bathroom, Capt. Keith Warner, spokesman for the Harford County Sheriff's Office, said. The message stated a bomb inside the school would go off at 11 a.m., Warner explained. Staff immediately evacuated the building and deputies were called to the scene along with a bomb detection dog. "The bomb dog searched the building and didn’t come up with anything," Warner said. After nothing was found in the search, students and staff were allowed back inside the building shortly before noon. An alert message from Teri Kranefeld, …