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WLU chooses student ambassadors

WEST LIBERTY — West Liberty University’s Office of Admissions has a special team of assistants that reach out to visitors and show them just how special the Hilltop is from a student’s perspective. “Our Student Ambassadors give campus tours to prospective students and their families, ...

Ohio Valley Recipe Corner

This week’s recipe is a three-ingredient dessert from Betty Crocker. Cherry Dump Cake Ingredients: Two cans (21 oz each) cherry pie filling One box Betty Crocker Super Moist devil’s food cake mix 3/4 cup butter, melted Whipped topping or vanilla ice cream, if ...

Career center student becomes Eagle Scout

NATHAN DAWSON, a senior in the Agricultural Mechanics (Diesel) program at the Belmont Career Center, was recently pinned as an Eagle Scout for Troop 109 in Bridgeport. For his Eagle project, Dawson, a Martins Ferry student, repaired and replaced the preschool playground at the Community Action ...

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KATIE DILLON, RYAN LULI

KATIE DILLON, RYAN LULI Richard and Diana Dillon of St. Clairsville announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Dillon, to Ryan Luli, son of Joe and Gini Luli of Ravenna, Ohio. The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of St. Clairsville High School and 2013 graduate of Kent State University ...

CAITLIN ROSE LONGSTAFF, EVAN PATRICK GRABER

CAITLIN ROSE LONGSTAFF, EVAN PATRICK GRABER Mr. and Mrs. Mark Longstaff of Powhatan Point announce the engagement of their daughter, Caitlin Rose, to Evan Patrick Graber, son of Mr. and Mrs. Steven Graber of Canton, Ohio. The bride-to-be graduated from Ohio University with a bachelor of ...

KATIE LYNN CLARK, ZAK J. STILES

KATIE LYNN CLARK, ZAK J. STILES Roger and Lisa Clark of Jacobsburg announce the engagement of their daughter Katie Lynn Clark to Zak J. Stiles, son of Bruce and Leslie Stiles of Bethesda. The bride-to-be is a 2010 graduate of Union Local High School, a 2014 graduate of Marietta College ...

SARAH NICOLE STAHL MATTHEW VANDORN

SARAH NICOLE STAHL MATTHEW VANDORN Jeff and Tammy Stahl of Findlay, Ohio, announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Nicole of Westlake, Ohio, to Matthew VanDorn of Westlake, Ohio, son of Michelle Paolucci VanDorn of Bellaire and Paul and Vickie VanDorn of Marion, Ohio. The ...

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MR. & MRS. TED MCCORT 50th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. TED MCCORT 50th wedding anniversary Ted and Annita McCort will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 13. They were united in marriage at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lafferty, Ohio, with the Rev. P. Cafferelli officiating. Ted is the son of the late Ted Jr. ...

MR. & MRS. ERIC WITTMER

Dr. Shaylee Peckens and Eric Wittmer were united in marriage Saturday, June 30, at 2 p.m. in St Joseph Catholic Church, Tiltonsville, with the Very Rev. William Cross and the Rev. Monsignor George Coyne officiating at the ceremony. Parents of the couple are Doug and Judy Peckens of ...

MR. & MRS. JUSTIN HUTCHINSON

MR. & MRS. JUSTIN HUTCHINSON Brittany Nicole Grover and Justin Murrell Hutchinson were united in marriage on Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at Bluff Mountain Inn, Sevierville, Tenn. Judge Blair Edwards officiated the chapel ceremony with a reception that followed at The Barn at Bluff Mountain ...

MR. & MRS. Christian McFarland

MR. & MRS. Christian McFarland Amanda Masciarelli and Christian McFarland were united in marriage on Saturday, Nov. 4, at Belmont Hills Country Club in St. Clairsville, with the Rev. Barry Hall officiating. The bride is the daughter of Richard and Karen Zonker of Bellaire. The groom ...

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MR. & MRS. DONALD MAJOR

Laura and Donald Major will celebrate their 35th wedding anniversary on Oct. 8. They were married on Oct. 8, 1983, in the Bellaire Presbyterian Church. They will celebrate by taking a vacation in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.

MR. & MRS. TOM SCHELL

50th wedding anniversary Tom and Linda Schell of Venice, Florida, and formerly of St. Clairsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 21 with some friends. The Schells are scheduled for a cruise to Cuba in November as part of their celebration. They were married at St. ...

MR. & MRS. HENRY NEWHART

Judy and Henry Newhart of Martins Ferry celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage Sept. 14, 1963, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Martins Ferry, with the Rev. Eldon W. Barell officiating. Judy Newhart is the daughter of the late Betty and Frank ...

MR. & MRS. ROGER BROWN

The children of Roger and Vickie (Dye) Brown of Shadyside happily announce their parents’ 50th wedding anniversary. Roger and Vickie were married Sept. 24, 1968, in Charlotte, N.C., with preacher Jerry Parker officiating. They have been blessed with six children, David (Tori) Brown, Heather ...