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Tuesday, October 4, 2011

The Tamaqua High School Class of 1971 will hold its 40th anniversary reunion on Oct. 22 at the New England Fire Company. The event will begin at 6 p.m. and conclude at midnight. Casual attire is recommended. There is a charge.

For more information, phone (570) 467-0569, email or visit the Facebook page at TAHS Class of "71." Reservation checks should be made payable to Charles Connely, 165 Marian Ave., Tamaqua.

Monday, October 3, 2011

The Lehighton Area High School Class of 1996 will host its 15-year class reunion at the Fraternal Order of Orioles and Community Center on Saturday, Oct. 15, from 2 to 11 p.m.

Correspondance can be sent to

Monday, October 3, 2011
Nancy scholz/special to the times news

Northern Lehigh High School named its 2011 Homecoming King and Queen this past weekend, as the Bulldogs hosted Salisbury. Nick Valentini, left, was Homecoming King; and Amy Oertner was crowned Homecoming Queen.

Monday, October 3, 2011

The Palmerton Class of 1981 held its 30-year class reunion on Sept. 10, at Blue Ridge Country Club. Classmates who attended the reunion are, kneeling, from left, Glen Strohl, Lori Smith, Jeff Hagenbuch, Jeff Cortazzo, Rob Zelinsky, Mark Chmiel, Leon George, Art Peleaz and Mark Althouse. Seated, Anne Feller Clark, Mary Searles Reither, Gloria Goworowski Ferko, Mary Ondrasik Wechsler, Denise Bartholomew Gilbert, Paula Craig Primrose, Debbie Ziegenfus Dedinsky, Tammy Ahner Gingrich, Pam Marunich Citron, Sue Wisocky Myers, Jodi-Lee Jones Duschak and Janine McColley Hahn.

Monday, October 3, 2011
Special to the TIMS NEWS

The Panther Valley High School Class of 1971 celebrated its 40th anniversary with a reunion event, held Sept. 17, at the Mahoning Valley Country Club. Class members in attendance included: first row, from left, Mary Ann Potichko Sakusky, Cheryl Focht Schoch, Justine Tomasovich Klementovic, Denise Duke Biacco, Donata Duke Bynon, Sonya Yurichak Kokinda, Georgene Panchura Rhodunda, Priscilla Bybel Martin and Daniel Gould.

Friday, September 30, 2011

Marian Catholic's Chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America will be sponsoring a "Pink Friday" service event at the Marian vs. Panther Valley football game on Friday, Oct. 7, at the

Men of Marian Stadium.

The FBLA members are asking all fans, both Colts and Panthers alike to support "Breast Cancer Awareness" month by wearing pink to the game. The students will also be collecting donations and selling baked goods and ribbon pins.

All proceeds will go directly to breast cancer research.

For more information, contact the Development Office at (570) 467-0641.

Friday, September 30, 2011

The Slatington High School Class of 1952 celebrated its 59-year class reunion at the Post 16 Restaurant on Aug. 27. Attending were, front, Myrle Wannamaker Bird. First row, from left, Pearl Hamm Follweiler, Delores Scheffler Dengler, Marian Sittler Miller, Theo Jones Elias, and Shirley Fredrick Kern. Second row, Mary Jane Smith Sheckler, Irwin Zellner, Mildred Kern Zellner, Mae Hankee Rehrig, Nancy Leiby Billig, Carolyn Krause Steele, Judy Lentz Shiner, Grace Williams Lewis, Joan Skutches Heffelfinger, and Doris Shellhamer Bruder.

Friday, September 30, 2011

Destany D. Delp and Trevor J. Krisak, 20 E. Ruddle St., Coaldale.

Nicola H. Homa, 95 S. Linden St., Mahanoy City, and Randall B. Clawson Jr., 9A Fourth St., Rear, Kelayres.

Friday, September 30, 2011

The Slatington High School Class of 1951 held its 60-year reunion at the Heidelberg Church on Sept. 21. Classmates attending were, front row, from left, Kathryn (Koenig) Snyder, Ruth (Snyder) Geiger, Elaine (Herber) Niedermeyer, Joan (Chandler) Wieand, Grace (Remaley) Schneck, Marie (Fisher) Walters, Marion (Rex) Neustadter, Delores (Silvius) Wetzel, and Delores (Meckes) Lentz. Second row, Elaine (Hallman) Kern, Ruth (Kutz) Geiger, Donna (Meckes) Muth, Robert Kemmerer, Henry Kline, Paul Hewitt, Richard Neustadter, Jane (Garrity) Smith, and Nancy (Coffin) Follweiler.

Friday, September 30, 2011

Travis Robert Fichter, 5895 Little Gap Rd., Kunkletown, and Alaine Ruth Halick, 6483 Mountain View Drive, Slatington.

Charles Edward Troutman, 672 Fairyland Rd., Lehighton, and Drewann Melanie Eckman, 407 Mahoning Alley, Lehighton.

Alan Wayne Nastelli, 700 Quaker circle, Apt. 6, Lewisberry, and Judy Lee Schafer, 1166 Red Hill Rd., Lehighton.

Frank Sean Tiedman and Krystle-Dawn Marie Willing, 20 W. Fourth St., Jim Thorpe.