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Gerald and Dianna Cline

Gerald and Dianna Cline of the Tacy community will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house reception for family and friends from 2 to 4 p.m. June 23 at the Tacy Community Center. Mr. and Mrs. Cline were married June 21, 1969 at the Fellowsville United Methodist Church with ...

Frank and Joan ‘Bobbie’ Thompson

Frank and Joan “Bobbie” Thompson of Mechanicsville, Maryland celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 6. The couple were wed by the Rev. Kenneth Adams. Mrs. Thompson is the daughter of the late John “Bud” and Virginia Bosworth of Elkins. She is a retired accountant. Mr. ...

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.”

Births/Birthdays | VIEW ALL

Lena Hofer Mealey

Friends and relatives traveled from seven states to be a part of Lena Hofer Mealey’s 100th birthday celebration. Mrs. Mealey was born May 19, 1919, in Helvetia, to Ernest and Henrietta Hofer. A graduate of Pickens High School in the class of 1938, she married Orville Mealey. Throughout ...

Juanita Vandevender

Juanita Louise White Vandevender of Kerens celebrated her 80th birthday on Mother’s Day, May 12, at the Montrose Community Building with 75 of her family and friends in attendance. Mrs. Vandevender was born May 12, 1939, at Job, a daughter of the late Melvin and Maggie White. She was ...

Wanda Shinn Mitchell

Wanda Shinn Mitchell of Belington will celebrate her 95th birthday May 20 with family and friends. Mrs. Mitchell, a life-long resident of Barbour County, is the daughter of Daniel and Nancy Ware. She has two sons, David Shinn of Cary, North Carolina, and Paul Shinn of Elkins, one ...

McATEE

Mr. and Mrs. Michael David McAtee of Beverly announce the birth of a daughter, born at 12:48 p.m. March 1, 2019. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, measured 19 3/4 inches and has been named Blair McKenzie McAtee. The mother is the former Sarah Katherine Schmidt. Paternal grandparents are ...

Engagements | VIEW ALL

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...