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Elmer K. and Alta C. Cross

Elmer K. and Alta C. (Gainer) Cross will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by their children from 2 - 5 p.m. Nov. 30 at the Hodgesville Community Center. They were married Nov. 20, 1949 in Oakland, Maryland. Mr. Cross is the son of the late Stanley and ...

Alan and Jimmie Jo Simmons

Family and friends gathered Oct. 26 at the Elkins Hampton Inn to celebrate the 50th wedding anniversary of Alan and Jimmie Jo Simmons. They were married Oct. 25, 1969, in St. Brendan Catholic Church in Elkins by Father Charles McCallister. Mr. Simmons is the so on the late Albert and ...

John and Lois Clingerman

John Clingerman and Lois Stewart exchanged wedding vows Saturday, March 7, 1959. This past March, they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with their children and spouses in the Elvis city of Memphis, Tennessee. As the story goes, their honeymoon was spent in Monterey, Virginia. The ...

Ralph and Glenda Beckwith

Ralph and Glenda Beckwith of Slaty Fork celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary Aug. 25. They were married Aug. 25, 1952, in Bennettsville, South Carolina. The couple operated Beckwith Lumber Co. for more than 50 years and are members of Big Springs Presbyterian Church. Together they ...

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Birthday

Julia Ann Varner will celebrate her 90th birthday from 2-6 p.m. Nov. 30 at the Randolph County Senior Center.

Dolly Golden Coleman

Dolly Golden Coleman will celebrate her 90th birthday from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Christian Fellowship Church in Buckhannon. Gifts are to be omitted. Mrs. Coleman worked at G.C. Murphy’s after graduating from high school in 1950. She later worked at Reidbord until she and her husband Bob ...

ARNOLD

JD Arnold and Ashley McFarlan of Elkins announce the birth of a son, born at 12:30 p.m. Oct. 1, 2019, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and has been named Kaden Daniel Arnold. Siblings include DJ Daylen and Aleah McFarlan and Kysen and Jaxon Arnold. The other is the ...

Birthday

The children and grandchildren of Mary Sue (Morris) Ritter of Buckhannon will celebrate her 80th birthday with all of her family and friends from the USPFO, Lions Club, Professional Women, Bristol High School, church, etc. at an open-house gathering from 2 to 4 p.m. Nov. 2 at The Way of ...

Engagements | VIEW ALL

Tiffanie Toler and Donald Lambert

Tiffanie Toler of Beverly and Donald Lambert of Elkins announce their engagement and forthcoming wedding. The bride-elect is the daughter of Rachel Kelly and Keith Toler and granddaughter of Virgie and Donald Reed. She attends Davis & Elkins College and will graduate this spring. Her ...

Kelly Gregory and Joshua Saverko

Kelly Gregory of Marietta, Ohio, and Joshua Saverko of Columbiana, Ohio announce their engagement and forthcomming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Kyle and Brenda Gregory. She is the granddaughter of Neil and Jeanette Gregory of Marietta, Ohio, and Jim and Sharon Pingley of ...

Danelle Lea Rohrbaugh and Joshua Zane Coffman

Danny and Jeanne Rohrbaugh of Huttonsville announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Danelle Lea Rohrbaugh, to Joshua Zane Coffman, son of Kem White and John Coffman.

Penni Harris and Troy N. Powell

Penni Harris and Troy N. Powell, both of Elkins, announce their engagement and forthcoming wedding. The bride-elect is the daughter of Mandy Landis of Buckhannon and Brad Cosner of Elkins and the late Ricky Harris of Navarre, Florida. She is a graduate of Navarre High School, Pensacola Junior ...

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Mr. And Mrs. Zackery Robert Watson

Emily Nicole Pingley and Zackery Robert Watson were married Sept. 28 in Valley Head. The bride is the daughter of Kenneth and Claudia Pingley of Huttonsville. She is the granddaughter of Kessler and Karma Pingley of Huttonsville and Frederick and Angelita Peterson of Buckhannon. The ...

Mr. and Mrs. Hank Stevens

Harley Nicole Phillips and Hank Wesley Stevens were married July 20 during an outside ceremony on the grounds of Twin Tails Event Farm in Oakland, Maryland, with officiant, Dakota Pritt. The bride is the daughter of Thomas and Valerie Phillips of Elkins. The bridegroom is the son of Deanna ...

Ann Urban and Dylan George

Ann Urban and Dylan George were married Saturday, May 25, at the Coalton Union Mission Church in Coalton. Danny King, uncle of the bride, officiated the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Ryan and Kim Urban of Elkins. The bridegroom is the son of Randy and Bobbi Jean George of ...

Mr. and Mrs. Troy N. Powell

Penni E. Harris and Troy N. Powell were married July 29, 2019 at Davis Memorial Presbyterian Church in Elkins with the groom’s father, Troy L. Powell officiating. The bride is the daughter of the late Ricky Harris of Navarre, Florida, and Mandy Landis, Brad Cosner and Kathy Johnson of ...

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EHS Class of 1957 holds 62nd reunion

The Elkins High School Class of 1957 recently celebrated their 62nd graduation anniversary. The fun filled weekend in Elkins was enjoyed by 46 classmates and guests. Activities began with a Friday night buffet dinner at the home of classmates Dale and Pauline Newlon. Dinner was followed by ...

Haymond Clan reunion held

The 2019 family reunion of the descendants of the Haymond Clan was held Sept. 1. Many were missing from the day. As usual, good food was enjoyed by those who came out. Prizes this year were tote bags with the family name and year printed on them. Those receiving these momentos were: Hazel ...