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BRIDGES MUSIC (5-21)

‘Bridges’ to make annual appearance at Towngate on May 26

WHEELING — Acoustic and soft rock band “Bridges” along with special musical guests take the Towngate stage at 8 p.m. Friday, May 26. Together since 2005, this three-part harmony, featuring talented vocalists Kim Butler, Doug Pettit and Dave Pettit, always draws a crowd and will provide ...

With this ring, can I ask for it back?

Dear Annie: I was engaged for about two years and ended the engagement and relationship after realizing that despite our fondness for each other, we would just not be able to live together. There was an argument at least once a week. After the breakup, I asked for the ring back, and she ...

NEW COMMANDER

Cottello named new commander at Bellaire VFW Post 626

BELLAIRE — The Bellaire Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 626 has a new commander — Tom Cottello. He is taking over the commanding post after Terry Wildman stepped down from the position last Sunday. Wildman, who served in the position for three years, will continue to be a member of the post. ...

VFW SCHOLARS (5-21)

Bellaire VFW Post 626 awards $1,000 scholarships

BELLAIRE — The Bellaire VFW Post 626 recently awarded $1,000 scholarships to five local graduating seniors. The students won their awards based on the essays they wrote regarding Americanism. The winners included: Bellaire High School student Brennon Conroy; St. John student Taylor Lowe; ...

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WHITACRE (5-14)

Schreiner, Whiteacre Engagement

Schreiner, Whiteacre Jody and Tammi Schreiner of Shadyside are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Paige Nichole Schreiner to Jeffrey Thomas Whitacre, son of John and Kathy Whitacre of Belmont. Paige is a graduate of Bellaire High School and West Liberty University. She ...

KIMBLE (5-7)

Kimble, Sindeldecker Engagement

Kimble, Sindeldecker Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kimble of Rayland announce the engagement of their daughter, Madalyn Kimble, to Devin Sindeldecker, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Sindeldecker of Rayland. The bride-to-be is a 2013 graduate of Buckeye Local High School and a 2017 graduate of West ...

YUDASZ (5-7)

Davis, Yudasz Engagement

Davis, Yudasz Stefani Elizabeth Davis of Leesburg, Ind., and Matthew Jobe Yudasz of Warsaw, Ind., formerly of St. Clairsville, announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Todd and Paulette Davis, Leesburg, Ind. She graduated from Warsaw Community High School in 2009, ...

Frazier, Stoltey Engagement

Justin and Debbie Goodrich, and Pat and Diane Frazier announce the engagement of their daughter Daneesa Lee Frazier to David Alan Stoltey Jr., son of Dave and Brenda Stoltey and Linda Stoltey. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Harrison Central High School and Columbus State. Daneesa is ...

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RATKA (5-21)

MR. & MRS. ZACHARY RATKA Wedding

Zachary Andrew Ratka and Liana Virginia Mosher were united in marriage on March 10. The ceremony took place at the Bell County Justice Center in Belton, Texas, with Judge Theodore Duffield officiating. The groom is the son of John and Karen Ratka of St. Clairsville and a 2014 graduate of ...

Foster, Barr wedding

Danna Barr and Deon Foster were married on Feb. 4 at St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, in Wheeling with Pastor Paul Schaffer officiating. The bride is the daughter of Myrtle Barr of Wheeling and the late Jerry Barr. The groom is the son of Donald Sr. and Pauline Foster of ...

Craig, Vucelick wedding

Mike Craig and Erin Vucelick were united in marriage at 2 p.m. Jan. 7 at the Bellaire Presbyterian Church with pastor David Roberts officiating. The bride is the daughter of Chris and Melody Vucelick of Moundsville. The groom is the son of Jim and Wanda Craig of Bellaire. Carmen ...

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 ...

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BELL (5-7)

MR. & MRS. MERLE BELL 60th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. MERLE BELL 60th wedding anniversary Merle and Vangie Bell will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on May 11. The couple was married May 11, 1957, in Martins Ferry. Since then, they have raised four children, watched six grandchildren grow up, celebrated four ...

CONWAY (5-7)

MR. & MRS. KELLIE CONWAY 55th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. KELLIE CONWAY 55th wedding anniversary Kellie and Claudine Conway of St. Clairsville celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on April 7. Mrs. Conway is the former Claudine Longshaw, daughter of the late Walter and Elsie Longshaw of Bridgeport. Mr. Conway is the son of ...

ROSEBERRY (5-7)

MR. & MRS. SILVY ROSEBERRY 60th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. SILVY ROSEBERRY 60th wedding anniversary Mr. and Mrs. Silvy Roseberry of Shadyside will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on May 10. They were united in marriage on May 10, 1957, in the Bridgeport Church of God with the Rev. E.M. Berry officiating. Silvy ...

SEFSICK (4-30)

SEFSICK Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Jerry A. Sefsick of Adena celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 15. The couple was married at the Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Manse. The Rev. Douglas A. Pomeroy officiated at the double ring ceremony. Marianne is the daughter of the late Walter and Cora Peltz. Jerry ...