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Friday, September 20, 2013
Christopher Paul Alban

A son, Christopher Paul Alban, was born at 3:46 p.m. July 2, 2013 at Winchester Medical Center, Winchester, Va. to Kay M. and Jeffrey M. Alban of Winchester.

He weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long.

He was welcomed home by his big brother, Matthew, who is 3 years old.

Maternal grandparents are Joseph and Sandra Mehalko of Hometown. Paternal grandparents are Michael and Janis Alban of Hopewell Junction, N.Y.

Friday, September 20, 2013
Anthony Pacheaco and Amanda Sauchinitz

The engagement of Amanda Sauchinitz, Wilmington, N.C. to Anthony Pacheaco of Camp Lejeune, N.C., has been announced by the couple.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Bettyanne Sauchinitz of Bowmanstown, and Stephen and Tina Sauchinitz of Lehighton.

She is also the granddaughter of Betty Sauchinitz of Lehighton and Patricia Ahner of Bowmanstown.

Friday, September 20, 2013
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Reinhard

Mr. and Mrs. Fred Reinhard, Palmerton, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married on Sept. 21, 1963 at Sacred Heart Church in Palmerton.

Mrs. Reinhard is the former Rosalie Kiss, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Kiss of Palmerton. Her husband is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Claude Reinhard, also of Palmerton.

The couple have two children: a daughter, Joan, of Bowmanstown, and a son, Jeff, and his wife Cindy, of Palmerton. The Reinhards have also been blessed with two grandchildren.

Friday, September 20, 2013
Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Knappenberger

Elizabeth Lutton, daughter of David and Elva Lutton of Duncansville, Pa., and Timothy Knappenberger, son of William and Terri Knappenberger of Tamaqua, were united in marriage on May 4, 2013 at Bowling Green Country Club in Front Royal, Va.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose Nicole Lutton of Beavertown, Ore. to be her matron of honor.

Kaitlin Lutton, Hollidaysburg, Pa. was the maid of honor, while Mya Lutton, also of Hollidaysburg, was the flower girl.

Thursday, September 19, 2013
Parker James  Cummins

A son, Parker James Cummins, was born at 5:08 a.m. on Aug. 20, 2013 at Lehigh Valley Hospital to Jordan Zehner and Brandon Cummins, both of Lehighton. He weighed 8 pounds and measured 21 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Barbara Zehner of Lehighton and Terry Zehner of Tamaqua. Paternal grandparents are Mark Cummins Sr. of Lehighton and Elizabeth Humphreys of Atco, N.J.

Thursday, September 19, 2013

The classes of 1973 and 1974 from Panther Valley High School will celebrate their joint reunions at a casual pig roast at 4 p.m., Oct. 5 at Lake Hauto's Crescent Beach Pavilion, 140 Maple Terrace, Nesquehoning. There is a charge which covers food and beverages. Checks should be made payable to PV Class Reunion and mailed to Joe O'Donnell, 30 White Oak Road, Nesquehoning, PA 18240.

For more information call (570) 645-8895 or 645-4833. Reservations are required by Sept. 20.

Thursday, September 19, 2013

The 10-year reunion of the Panther Valley Class of 2003 will be held at the Nesquehoning Fire Company on Sept. 28 from 5-9 p.m. There is a cost. Food and entertainment will be provided.

Thursday, September 19, 2013
Gail Maholick/TIMES NEWS Mr. and Mrs. Norbert Sander, left, and Martha Ronemus, were honorees at the Bowmanstown School Reunion. The Sanders recently celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. Ronemus taught at the school.

Bowmanstown School held its 14th reunion on Saturday at Mahoning Valley Ambulance building with 78 classmates and friends attending the biannual event.

Honored were Martha Ronemus, who had been a teacher at the Bowmanstown School for fifth and sixth grade classes from 1944 to 1949 and Norbert and Anna Sander, who were celebrating their 70th year of marriage.

Mrs. Sander is the former Ana Strang. She said she met her husband on the Parryville Dam, shortly after she had shoveled off the ice so the Bowmanstown boys could ice skate.

Thursday, September 19, 2013
AMY MILLER/TIMES NEWS A number of seniors from the Weatherly Senior Center gather during the annual senior picnic at the Orioles Community Center on Tuesday. They include, seated, from left, Ronald Hensel, Dorothy Contrady, Evelyn Wagner and Joanne Bunk. Standing, Dorothy Wagner, Judy Cooper, Paul Wagner, Grace Hensel, Joan Chambers, Sally Chippi, Nancy Younker and Phyllis Martienssen.

It was a day of fun for a number of Carbon County senior citizens Tuesday during the annual senior picnic.

During the event, which was held at the Orioles Community Center in Lehighton, 160 men and women from the five county senior centers were treated to games, prizes, dancing and a day out with friends and food.

Anne Horrigan, of the Carbon County Area Agency on Aging and the coordinator of the Carbon County Senior Games, explained that the picnic was hosted through the senior centers and Area Agency on Aging and was open to the public.

Thursday, September 19, 2013

NLHS Class of 1983 hosts its 30-year reunion at 3 p.m., Sept. 28 at Walnutport Canal Pavilion.

BBQ; beer and soda will be provided. Music will be by DJ Jake.

For cost information call Roxanne (Knappenberger) Marunich at (610) 767-7165. RSVP and make payment by Sept. 20 to: NL Class of 1983 and mail to Wendy (Fogle) Bauer, 577 Mountain View Drive, Hamburg, PA 19526; or Riverside Service Center, c/o Roxanne (Knappenberger) Marunich, 20 Main St., Slatington, PA 18080.