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Tuesday, October 18, 2011

A free luncheon will be held at the Parryville UMC, Main and Chestnut streets, Parryville, on Saturday, Oct. 29 from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.

All are welcome.

Monday, October 17, 2011

Krista Paul is the 2011 Homecoming Queen for Panther Valley High School, crowned prior to Saturday night's football game in which the Panthers played Shenandoah. The Homecoming King is Dustin Marblestone, a member of the football team.

Monday, October 17, 2011
Members of the 10th annual Ladies Night Out Breast Cancer Awareness program and dinner committee were, from left, Denise Kennedy, public relations assistant; Alicia Silliman, administrator at The Summit; Mary Lou McGeehan, community education coordinator; Theresa Long, guest speaker; Lois Richards, RN BSN; and Lisa Johnson, vice president of public relations and marketing.

A sea of 200 women wearing pink greeted guest speaker Theresa Long, RN BSN, at the 10th annual Ladies Night Out Breast Cancer Awareness program and dinner, held last Thursday at the Mahoning Valley Country Club.

Monday, October 17, 2011

Lehighton Area High School crowned its homecoming royalty this past weekend. Homecoming Queen was Catherine "Cat" Varley, who was crowned during Friday night's game against Stroudsburg. Arthur Terembula was crowned King at the homecoming dance on Saturday.

Monday, October 17, 2011

Palmerton High School Class of 1953 gathered recently for a two-day reunion. Class members met at the Hampton Inn on Sept. 9 and at the Bowmanstown Fire Company on Sept. 10. Those in attendance included, seated from left, Monaca Pagotto Klotz, Joan Hagenbuch Christman, Carole Eckhart Lusch, Bruce Bachman and Lois Hartranft Mertz.

Monday, October 17, 2011

Danielle Tristani was crowned Homecoming Queen for Marian Catholic High School during halftime of the school's football game with Minersville, Saturday. Homecoming King is Anthony Pilla, who played in the game.

Friday, October 14, 2011
Melody P. Russell and Albert J. Patrick Jr.

Melody P. Russell and Albert J. Patrick Jr., both of New Ringgold, have announced their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. S. Clyde Miller of Jackson, Tenn.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Patrick Sr. of Andreas.

The couple plan to marry on Oct. 29.

Friday, October 14, 2011
Mr. and Mrs. Edward J. Kostek on their wedding day.

Mr. and Mrs. Edward J. Kostek of Lansford celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct. 13. The couple was married in the former St. Michael's Catholic Church, Lansford, by the Rev. Paul J. Lesitsky. They honeymooned in New York City.

Mrs. Kostek is the former Margaret Kozak of Lansford, daughter of the late John and Anna Kozak. She retired from the garment industry, and was last employed by the former Kiddie Kloes of Lansford.

Friday, October 14, 2011
Chase Daniel Deeble andDylan Joseph Deeble

Twin sons were born on July 7, 2011 at Lejeune Hospital, Camp Lejeune, N.C. to Alyssa (Harashak) and Phillip Deeble of Jacksonville, N.C.

Chase Daniel Deeble was born at 11:54 a.m. He weighed 5 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 18 inches long.

Dylan Joseph Deeble was born at 12:05 p.m. He weighed 5 pounds, 1 ounce and measured 18 inches long.

The new babies were welcomed home by their older siblings Sydney Ann, who is 4, and Logan Adam, who is 3.

Maternal grandparents are Danny and Mary Ann Deeble of Tamaqua.

Friday, October 14, 2011

Reflect and Renew, a Circle of Friends, a Christ-centered support group will meet at 9 a.m. Monday, Oct. 17, at the Hampton Inn, Franklin Township.

The group is open to all adults and deals with problems ranging from to grief to loneliness and more.

Refreshments served. For additional information, call Ann-Marie at (610) 379-1016.