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Robert ‘Mutt’ and Violet Lucille Kines

Robert ‘Mutt’ and Violet Lucille Kines

Robert “Mutt” and Violet Lucille Kines will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary Oct. 3. They were married in Pax by the Rev. Ritchie Smalley. Mr. Kines is the son of the late Delbert and Tina Kines. He had one brother, the late Benny (Jean) Kines. Mrs. Kines is the daughter of ...

David and Nancy Sturdivant

David and Nancy Sturdivant celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 15. They were married Sept. 15, 1967 at the Rowan United Methodist Church in Mabie. Mr. Sturdivant is the son of the late Author and Rosalyn Sturdivant of Coalton. Mrs. Sturdivant is the daughter of the late ...

Junior and Phyllis Cross

Junior and Phyllis Cross

Junior and Phyllis Cross will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Light of Christ Chapel Fellowship Hall. They were married Sept. 16, 1967, in Belington. They have three daughters and six grandchildren.

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Joe Harman

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Joe Harman

Mr and Mrs Robert Joe Harman of Elkins celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary Aug. 17. They were married Aug. 17, 1962, in Elkins at the Crystal Springs Community Church, by the late Rev. Kenneth Corley. Mr. Harman is the son of the late Dickson and Icie Harman. He retired in 1996 from ...

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KETTERMAN

Greg Ketterman Jr. and Andrea Boltz of Boltz of Beverly announce the birth of a son, born at 1:35 p.m. July 20, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and has been named Mason Allan Ketterman. Maternal grandparents are Donald and Barbara Boltz Jr. Paternal ...

SMITH

Markie LeeAnn Jeffries and Joshua Ryan Smith of Elkins announce the birth of a daughter, born at 1:55 p.m. Aug. 10, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and has been named Rylee Jae Nichole Smith. Maternal grandparents are James and Donna Jeffries. Paternal ...

RIDENOUR

Micah J. Ridenour and Melody K. Ridenour of Elkins announce the birth of a daughter, born at 1:33 p.m. July 1, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and has been named Hope Ann Malee Ridenour. Siblings include Ethan J. Ruediger and Olivia N. Ruediger. The mother ...

WHITE

Jessica D. White and Michael S. White of Elkins announce the birth of a son, born at 10:10 p.m. Aug. 11, 2017, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and has been named Michael “GT” Roush White. Siblings include Isaiah M. White, Elijah S. White and Alex Spencer. The ...

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Paige Marie Ball
and Nicholas Joseph Postlethwait

Paige Marie Ball and Nicholas Joseph Postlethwait

Mr. and Mrs. Steve Ball of Valley Bend announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Paige Marie Ball to Nicholas Joseph Postlethwait. The bride-elect is a 2014 graduate of Tygarts Valley High School and is employed at Colonial Place. Her fiance is the son of Rita ...

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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Mr. and Mrs. Brennan Michael Elza

Mr. and Mrs. Brennan Michael Elza

Together with their families and close friends, Bethany Ellen Boggess and Brennan Michael Elza were married May 6 in a ceremony on the grassy lawn along the scenic lake shore of Claytor Lake State Park in Dublin, Virginia. The Rev. Norman Lawrence officiated. A reception followed at the ...

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Storrick

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Storrick

Samuel Storrick and Alexa Yurisko were married Nov. 12, 2016, in Morgantown. The bride’s brother, Garrett Yurisko, officiated. The bride is the daughter of Bill and Kim Yurisko of Moundsville. She is the granddaughter of Ron and Pat Taylor. The bride-groom is the son of Jay and Chris ...

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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 ...

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Attending the Elkins High School class of 1957 are, first row, Larry Ferguson, Bennie Siler, Twila ‘Snookie’ Stalnaker Marshall, Dottie Herring Wamsley, Carol Deavers Fretwell, Sharon Jack McQuain, Delores Elbon Flint, Beverly Whitt Hammer, Pauline Collett Newlon, Jackie Thornhill Bright, Mary Lou Hayes Irwin, Norma Howell Fitzwater, Andrea Giambrone Antolini and Carl Antolini; second row, Shirley Ailstock Bee, Barbara Smith Simmons, Connie Ware Jenkins, Ginger Godwin Rao, Marilyn Lantz Burch, Virginia Fansler Harman, Faye Hensil Thompson, Patty Elza Linger and Charles ‘Champ’ Lothes; third row, Jim Crowley, Pat Wright Fawcett, Barbara Irvine Divine, Ailene Schoonover Chenoweth, Ilene Schoonover Hedrick and Helen Lantz Ratzer; fourth row, Jim Mouse, Loren Chenoweth, Mary Ellen Ward Kennerdell, Barbara Myers Johns, Blaine Corrick, Herman Cox, Ron Kyle, Don Barkley, Dale Newlon, Tharon Jack and guest Fred Ratzer.

EHS class of 1957 hosts 60th reunion

ELKINS — Recently celebrating their 60th graduation anniversary were 40 classmates of the 1957 class of Elkins High School along with their 27 guests. The fun-filled weekend started the evening of July 21 with an informal gathering at the home of classmates Dale and Pauline Newlon. Co-Chair ...

Submitted photos by Gary Channell
TVHS Class of 1964 are from left, seated, Larry See, Mary (Shiflett) Wamsley, Virginia (Shoulders) Hogan, Judy (Ware) Primavero, Sharon (Shreve) Armstrong, Patricia (McCauley) Ware, Glen Rader, Fred Ware; standing, Delbert Salisbury, George Coussoule, Jerry Haddix, Ralph Hogan, Richard Judy, David Matthew, Danny McCloud, Robert Tacy, Tom Zirkle and Gary Channell. Not pictured is Bill Alexander.

TVHS class of 1964 hosts reunion

ELKINS — With the passing of another year, Tygarts Valley High School class of 1964 met on the afternoon of Aug. 19 in the open air Armadillo Flats at CJ Maggie’s in Elkins for their 53rd annual get together. Twenty class members, with their spouses and guests, attended the event. The class ...

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Attending the 55th reunion of the Tygarts Valley High School Class of 1962 are, from left, front row, Paula Kyle Roberts, Ann Conrad Hall, Sue Flanagan Daft, Rosalie Smith Snodgrass, Sandra Crickard Poling, Patsy Fowler Norman and Donnis Johnson Cottle: and back row, Kay Chaney Dunn, Phillip Lantz, Elaine Hogan Valentine, Charles Dolly, Walter Thompson, Stephen Carr, Ronald Sage, Joseph Judy and Roger Roberts.

TVHS class of 1962 hosts reunion

Members of the Tygarts Valley High School class of 1962 met for a 55th reunion Aug. 19-20. The reunion began Aug. 19 at Duke’s Steakhouse with a social hour followed by dinner. During the program there was much laughter when old memories were shared. Class officers Phillip Lantz and Walter ...

73rd Cooper reunion takes place

The 73rd annual Cooper reunion was Aug. 13 at the Mountain Farm below Harman. Tom Cooper shared morning devotions. He said God’s original plan was for us to dwell with him. We lost that in the Garden of Eden where Eve was tempted by the serpent (Satan), he said. God is merciful, gracious ...