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Dorsey and Shelbia Jean Carpenter

Dorsey and Shelbia Jean Carpenter will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary March 31. They were married March 31, 1967, in Tallmansville, at the church parsonage by the Rev. Edward Perrine. Mrs. Carpenter is the daughter of the late Emery and Sophia (Hoover) Zickefoose. She is a ...

Richard and Carolyn Scott

The daughters of Richard and Carolyn Scott announce their parents’ 50th wedding anniversary. They were married March 11, 1967, in Red House, Maryland. They have two daughters, Chanda (Joe) and Dana (Bill), six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Richard and Carolyn are both retired ...

Mr. and Mrs. Arby Hamrick

MILL CREEK — Mr. and Mrs. Arby Hamrick celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary Feb. 24. They were married Feb. 24, 1961, in Mill Creek, by the Rev. Arnold Bickel. They have three sons, Jackie R. Hamrick and wife, Ruth, Rickie Lane Hamrick and wife, Melinda, and Jerry Leon Hamrick at ...

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Robert Glen and Arbutus Marie ‘Sis’ Teter Schoonover

Robert Glen and Arbutus Marie “Sis” Teter Schoonover will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with family and friends from 2-4 p.m. Jan. 7 at the IOOF Lodge Hall on the Beverly Five-lane south of Elkins. They were married Jan. 5, 1947, by the Rev. Albert Dimmock at his home in ...

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BURNS

Shannon and Stephanie Burns of Mill Creek announce the birth of a son, born at 2:17 a.m. March 6, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and has been named Bryson Don Burns. Siblings include Bridget Joy Burns. The mother is the former Stephanie Collins. Maternal ...

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Ethel G. White

Ethel G. White of Whitmer will celebrate her 90th birthday April 19. Mrs. White was born the daughter of the late Ed and Willa Vandevander. She was married to Paul J. White, who preceded her in death in November 1983. She also was preceded in death by a sister, Wanda Nelson; and a ...

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Irene Deets Swecker

Irene Deets Swecker will celebrate her 95th birthday with a reception for family and friends from 2-4 p.m. April 9 at Valley Chapel Methodist Church in Huttonsville. Mrs. Swecker was born in 1922, in Manheim, the daughter of the late George William Jr. and the late Edith Mae Sanders Deets ...

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HOLMES

Amanda Marie Pingley and Matthew Earl Holmes of Mill Creek announce the birth of a son, born at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 18, 2017, Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces and has been named Noah Ezekiel Holmes. The mother if the former Amanda Marie Vecchio. Maternal grandparents ...

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Engagement

April Biser and Matthew Walker

Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Biser of Lorentz announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, April Biser, to Matthew Walker, son of Darrell and Lynne Walker of Brunswick, Georgia. The bride-elect, a graduate of Marshall University, is a marketing specialist for Valley Health ...

Sarah Beth Pennington and Jason Harold Howes

John and Susan Pennington of Whitmer announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sarah Beth Pennington, to Jason Harold Howes of Rock Cave. The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Harman High School and a 2015 graduate of Fred W. Eberle School of Practical Nursing. She ...

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Dustin Nethken and Mikayla Markley

Dustin Nethken and Mikayla Markley, along with their parents, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Randall and Jennifer Markley of Elkins. She is a 2014 graduate of Elkins High School and is employed at Davis Trust Co. Her fiance is the son ...

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Tammy Vallastro Marsh and Michael Cowger

Tammy Vallastro Marsh, of Lynchburg, Virginia, and Michael Cowger, of Buckhannon, announce their engagement and forthcoming wedding. The bride-elect is the daughter of Joseph Fisher Vallastro and the late Barbara Bell Vallastro. She is a 1980 graduate of Central Virginia Community College ...

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Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Nye Frazier

Jamie Nicole Sprinkel and Anthony Nye Frazier exchanged wedding vows Oct. 1, 2016, at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church at Snowshoe. The Rev. Randy Long officiated. The bride is the daughter of Randy and Sherry (Lynn) Sprinkel of Valley Bend. The bride-groom is the son of Tim and Karen ...

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Mr. and Mrs. Phillip A. Painter Jr.

Mallory K. Carr and Phillip A. Painter Jr. were married June 18 at Hart Chapel Church in Elkins. The bride is the daughter of Terry and Brenda Carr of Elkins. She is the granddaughter of Mary Lou Irwin and the late Fred Irwin and Granville Carr and the late Marg Carr. She is employed by ...

Mr. and Mrs. Travis Scott Yost

Sarah Elizabeth Suan and Travis Scott Yost were united in marriage at 4:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 3, at Pete Dye Golf Club in Bridgeport.The bride is the daughter of William and Priscilla Suan of Johnstown. She is the granddaughter of Gene Doyle of Beverly and the Sandra Doyle and Reginald and ...

Melinda Kennedy and Allen Adams

Allen Adams of Petersburg and Melinda Kennedy of Bemidji, Minn. were married in an outdoor, double-ring ceremony at noon Aug. 15 at Benjamin Lake, Blackduck, Minn. The ceremony was officiated by Rita Haller.The bride is the daughter of Richard Smith of New York and Sharron Kennedy of ...

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Howes Reunion

The 53rd Howes reunion was Aug. 7 at Indian Camp. It opened with President Junior Howes saying the blessing.The business meeting opened with the group remembering the late Donovan Capocciamia and praying for cancer patient Krista Bond and all the lost loved ones. Howes said the prayer and ...