Atholton High School Alumni

Columbia, Maryland (MD)

Recent Members

Bud Hennessy 1973
David Madon 2001
Eric Porterfield 1983
Helen Rhymer 1971
Julie Myers 1972
Larry Shaw 1991
Nicholas Zill 2013
Tom Paxton 1974

Military Alumni

Military High School Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Atholton High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Raiders lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Annette (Green) Carter
Annette (Green) Carter
Class of 1978
Air Force, 11 Years

Joined in 1983 and got out in 1994 to take care of my two boys.
Benjamin Zielinski
Benjamin Zielinski
Class of 2011
Army, 6 Years

Enlisted junior year of high school and would commission as a Chemical Officer from Wentworth Military College.
Bruce Heise
Bruce Heise
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

Draft number 48, inducted Sept, 1972; took an additional year to guarantee Europe duty station.
Honor Grad, Army NCO Education System.
Southern Europe Soldier of Quarter
Maintenance NCOIC HQ Motor Pool
Discharged November, 1975
Positives: weekends in Alps, GI Bill paid for undergrad and grad school, 10% discount and close-in parking at Home Depot and Lowes
Negatives: 3 years of my life I'll never get back
Charles Dennis Craver
Charles Dennis Craver
Class of 1968
Navy, 18 Years

Join the Navy before graduating from Atholton, Station at Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Fla. Served aboard USS Intrepid CVS-11 for 1 year. Given an early out, ship was going to be decommission. [ She is now a museum,docked in New York Harbor ]
Join the Georgia Department of Defense in 2013. Currently active, holding the rank of Master Sargent with the following certifications:
RTO radio - telephone operator
HAM radio certified
Tactical operation center
Search and Recuse Technition
EMR - Emergency Medical Responder
Marksman Certified M16 , M82 , AK47 and M4
License Drone Pilot [ military grade ]
S4 shop - Supply Sargent 4th BN / 1st BDE
Work with FEMA and GEMA
Hold other certification to numerous to mention here.
I love serving my country
Kathleen L. Gregory Brister
Kathleen L. Gregory Brister
Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years

A/D Air Force

US Air Force Reserves (Retiring 31 Jan 09)
Kathleen L. Gregory-Brister
Kathleen L. Gregory-Brister
Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years

Military Service
Enlisted: 4 May 1976 USAF A/D
Retired: 1 Feb 09 USAFR
mike carr
mike carr
Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years

GMG1 (SW) ret , USS WHITE PLAINS AFS-4 , USS ENTERPRISE CVN-65, USS IOWA BB-61 ,USS HAYLOR DD-997 , USS RM DAVIS FFG-106, 16 YEARS AT SEA , 6 YEARS OUT OF JAPAN ,DESERT STORM , DESERT STORM 2
mike carr
mike carr
Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years

gunner mates , dealing with weapons all the time . just loved it
Phillip Jamahl Harris
Phillip Jamahl Harris
Class of 2004
Army, 4 Years

Enlisted in 2008. Completed basic training at Fort Benning. AIT completed at Fort Gordon. First duty station Schofield Barracks, HI. Served in Afghanistan 2011 to 2012. ETSed Oct 28 2012.

Classmates Spotlight

Atholton High School Classmates

Cheryl Millett
Class of '77

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

Read and submit stories about our classmates from Atholton High School, post achievements and news about our alumni, and post photos of our fellow Raiders.

School News

AHS 8th Annual Drama Plant/Veg Plant Sale

Drama is in full bloom!!!! 8th Annual Plant Sale; Annuals, Hanging Baskets (10” and 12”), Combo Pots, Herbs ...
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Our Atholton High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Atholton High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Columbia are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!