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Dinner to help pay for trip

BELLAIRE — The Bellaire High School Thespians are planning their annual rigatoni dinner from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 29 to help raise money for their upcoming trip to New York City. Teacher Ed Street said the dinner, which will be held at the Bellaire High School cafeteria, costs $8 and ...

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THE ADENA American Legion Post 525 gathers while participating in the Wreaths Across America campaign on Dec. 14 at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies in Pennsylvania. From are left Amiee Hopkins, Cheryl Zamski, Frank Zamski, Dirk Harkins, John Zamski, Rich Jeskey, Joe Pietro, Marcy Zamski and Rich Scouronski.

Adena Legion helps lay Wreaths Across America

ADENA — Members of the Adena American Legion participated in the recent Wreaths Across America campaign by helping place several of the more than 9,000 wreaths on the graves of veterans at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies in Pennsylvania. Frank Zamski, member of Adena American ...

‘Forlorn Strangers’ to perform at youth center

BARNESVILLE — Nashville, Tenn.’s string-forward quintet Forlorn Strangers visited Barnesville in September, playing songs off their brand new self-titled album Forlorn Strangers. Since the album release, the band has been picking up traction everywhere it goes. In fact, Rolling Stone ...

Pittsburgh museum is Bicycle Heaven

PITTSBURGH — There are big ones, and there are little ones. Some are called stingrays, some cruisers. Some ride smoothly, others not. There are even a couple of sure-to-be (bottom) bruisers. Two wheels, three wheels, four wheels, or one. When you see them, you’ll remember the ...

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Buterbaugh, Short engagement

Marsha and Donald Stone of Jacobsburg announce the engagement of their daughter Whitney Meridith to Evan Michael Short, son of Bill and Bonnie Short of Cincinnati, and Ralph and Pamela Puterbaugh of Covington, Ky. The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Shadyside High School, a 2008 graduate ...

Saseen, Naswadi engagement

George and Susan Saseen of Bethlehem announce the engagement of their daughter, Jena, to Jeffrey Naswadi, son of George and Jean Naswadi of Copley, Ohio. Jena is a 2006 graduate of Bishop Donahue High School and a 2010 graduate of Wheeling Jesuit University where she double majored in ...

Gilmore, Nardo engagement

Bryan Nardo of Shadyside and Emma Gilmore of Iola, Kan., announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Larry and Denise Gilmore of Iola. She is on track to graduate in May with a physical therapy assistant’s degree from Washburn University in Topeka, Kan. She works ...

Magyar, Heisel engagement

Mary Magyar of Shadyside announces the engagement of her daughter Heather Marie to Matthew Robert Heisel, son of George and Genevieve Heisel of Pittsburgh, Pa. The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate of Shadyside High School and a 2008 graduate of West Virginia University with a bachelor of ...

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Almonte, Cappelletti wedding

Amanda Marie Almonte and Bryant Tyler Cappelletti were united in marriage on July 9 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Wintersville. Monsignor Kurt Kemo officiated over the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Louis and Carol Almonte of Wintersville. The groom is the son of William ...

VanDyne, McPherson wedding

Ashley Renee VanDyne and Jonathan Hunter McPherson were united in marriage on Sept. 24 at the Lincoln Avenue United Methodist Church in Shadyside. Cynthia Caldwell officiated their marriage. The bride was escorted by her father. Parents of the bride are Greg and Michele VanDyne of ...

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Kenzora, Ebert wedding

Kara Nicole Kenzora and Paul Thomas Ebert II were united in marriage on Aug. 6 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Columbus. Father Vinny McKiernan officiated the nuptial mass. The bride was escorted by her father. Parents of the bride are Paul and Connie Kenzora of St. ...

Richards, Waligura wedding

Brandi Nicole Richards and Jade Lucas Waligura were united in marriage on Oct. 8 at St. Adalbert Catholic Church in Dillonvale. Monsignor John C. Kolesar served as celebrant. The bride’s sisters, Tara and Halli Richards, stood beside her as maids of honor. The bridesmaids were ...

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Driscoll 50th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Dave and Sandy Driscoll celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 14. They were united in marriage Jan. 14, 1967, at the First Christian Church, Martins Ferry, with the late H. Dean Warren officiating. Dave, son of the late Walter and Betty Driscoll, is retired ...

Driscoll 50th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Dave and Sandy Driscoll will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 14. They were united in marriage Jan. 14, 1967, at the First United Methodist Church, Martins Ferry, with the late H. Dean Warren officiating. Dave, son of the late Walter and Betty Driscoll, is ...

Russell 60th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Russell Sr. of Shadyside celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Jan. 5. They were united in marriage Jan. 5, 1957, at the First Christian Church, Shadyside. Robert is the son of the late Harry and Leota Russell. He is retired from Navistar of Springfield, Ohio. ...

Wees 50th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. George Fred Wees of Belmont celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 7. A celebration with family and friends is being planned for April 2017. Fred and Sandra grew up in Belmont, attending Union Local High School together. Since getting married, Fred and Sandra’s ...