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Exil ‘Lucky’ and Nelda ‘Nel’ Light

Exil ”Lucky” and Nelda ”Nel” Light are celebrating 65 years of marriage. From all of your children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, “We love you.”

John Robert ‘Bob’ and Delores Jean ‘Bolt’ Losh

John Robert “Bob” and Delores Jean “Bott” Losh celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with family members at a party at Butera’s Italian Grill in Buckhannon. They were married Oct. 17, 1948, in Grafton. They have three children, Roger Losh and wife Denise of Elkins, Greg Losh ...

Willard and Shirley Arbogast

Willard and Shirley Arbogast celebrated their 50 wedding anniversary Dec. 11. They were married Dec. 11, 1968 at The Church of Christ in Elkins with Jack Mays officiating. They renewed their wedding vows on their 15th anniversary at the Elkins Nazarene Church, where they are members, with ...

Births/Birthdays | VIEW ALL

MOLE

Wesley and Amy Mole of Elkins announce the birth of a son, born at 3:35 p.m. Dec. 12, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces, measured 22 1/2 inches and has been named Maddox Ray Mole. Siblings include Easton Scott Mole. The mother is the former Amy Teter. ...

WILFONG

William and Nativity Wilfong of Beverly announce the birth of a son, born Jan. 14, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Buckhannon. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces, measured 21 1/2 inches and has been named Daxton Graye Wilfong. The mother is the former Nativity Simmons.

MOORE

Andrew Kyle Moore and Sierra JoAnn Moore of Elkins announce the birth of a daughter, born at 7:26 p.m. Dec. 27, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and has been Kenley Dawn Moore. The mother is the former Sierra JoAnn Blackburn. Maternal grandparents are ...

HIGGINS

Macie and David Higgins of Elkins announce the birth of a son born at 8:40 a.m. Jan. 17, 2019, at Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and has been named Roman David Higgins. The mother is the former Macie Cooper, Maternal grandparent is Donna Cooper. Paternal grandparents ...

Engagements | VIEW ALL

Harley Nicole Phillips and Hank Wesley Stevens

Thomas and Valerie Phillips of Elkins announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Harley Nicole Phillips, to Hank Wesley Stevens, son of Deanna Romans of Elkins. The bride-elect is a 2016 graduate of Elkins High School and has recently obtained her EMT-B certification. ...

Cassandra Marie White and Nevin David Shiflett

Together with their families, Cassandra Marie White and Nevin David Shiflett announce their engagement and forthcoming wedding. The bride-elect is a student at Youth Build. Her fiance is a Tygarts Valley High School graduate with the class of 2018. The couple will reside in their home in ...

Alexandra Beth Boyles and Robert Brandon Lee Hammer

Craig and Jody Boyles of Grafton announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Alexandra Beth Boyles, to Robert Brandon Lee Hammer, son of Robert Hammer and Rebecca Hammer of Elkins. The couple reside in Morgantown. The bride-elect attended West Virginia University, ...

Joshua Aaron Currence and Emily Beth Sutton

Joshua Aaron Currence and Emily Beth Sutton, along with their families, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Steven and Sharon Sutton of Elkins and the granddaughter of Margie Sutton of Elkins and the late John Sutton and the late Brady and ...

Weddings | VIEW ALL

Mr. and Mrs. Joshua Currence

Emily Beth Sutton and Joshua Aaron Currence were married Sept. 1 during an outside, pavilion ceremony on the grounds of Camp Pioneer in Beverly with the Rev. Fred Bird officiating. The bride is the daughter of Steven and Sharon Sutton of Elkins. The bridegroom is the son of Billy and Lisa ...

Mr. and Mrs. Johnathan David Turner

Emily Louise McAtee and Johnathan David Turner were married Saturday, July 21, at the Elkins Family Worship Center in Elkins by Pastor Jamie Estep. The bride is the daughter of Paul and Louise McAtee of Beverly and the granddaughter of Janet Shears of Elkins, the late Richard Shears and the ...

Mr. and Mrs. KAO Statton

Chelsea LeAnn Anderson, daughter of Roger and Missy Anderson of Buckhannon, and KAO Statton, son of Miki Wilson of Las Vegas Nevada, were married at 6 p.m. June 30 in an outdoor event at the Riverbend Golf Course in Buckhannon, and the reception followed inside in the reception hall. The ...

Mr. and Mrs. John Andrew Loughry

Vicky Lynn Kelley and John Andrew Loughry were married April 21 at the Tygart Valley Christian Ministries. The service was officiated by Curlie Ray. The bride was escorted to the altar by her grandson, Ashton Clemens. Matron of honor was Angie Vanpelt, daughter of the bride. The best man was ...

Reunions | VIEW ALL

Howes family hosts reunion

The annual Howes reunion took place Aug. 5 at Indian Camp. The reunion was opened by President Junior Howes. Everyone enjoyed the food and music by Delora Brown and Group. The meeting opened with prayer for families that lost love ones this year, Carroll Chapman; Mary Howes, Joe Howes’ ...

Cutright family hosts gathering

Betty Cutright and her husband, Bob, of Harpertown hosted a number of her nieces and nephews at an impromptu brunch Sept. 20, Several other members of her family were also in attendance. Mrs. Cutright was honored by 20 family members at the brunch at the First United Methodist Church in ...

Auvil family hosts 19th annual reunion

The descendants of Charles and Charlotte Righman Auvil gathered at the New Beginnings Church Sept. 9 to celebrate the 19th annual Auvil reunion. After the blessing by Arthur Marsh, a covered-dish dinner was served. Those in attendance enjoyed the fellowship of family and friends. Those ...

BHS class of 1953 hosts reunion

The 1953 class of Belington High School hosted its 65th reunion Aug. 18 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Philippi. The evening began with a 5 p.m. social hour renewing old friendships and memories. The class picture was taken by Zachary Brown of Belington followed by dinner. Mildred ...