BALTIMORE, Md. - Daniel Wetzel Jr., son of Daniel and Lori Wetzel, of Shamokin, graduated from Johns Hopkins Hospital School of Medical Imaging Program in Radiology. The graduation ceremony was held Dec. 14 in the Hurd Hall on the campus of Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Wetzel graduated as valedictorian of his class, receiving several awards and a scholarship. He has accepted a position with the hospital and is continuing his education in computed tomography.

He is a 2009 graduate of Line Mountain High School, and a grandson of Carl and Dorothy Pianis, of Shamokin, and the late Frank and Arlene Wetzel, of Pitman.