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Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Genevieve Sterlock

Genevieve Sherlock, who has resided at Heritage Hill Senior Community in Weatherly since 2011, is celebrating her 100th birthday.

Born in Rome, N.Y. on June 6, 1912, Genevieve moved to Jeansville in 1919, then to McAdoo in 1925 where she resided until recently.

She married Joseph Sterlock in 1935 and was married for 41 years until his death in 1977.

Genevieve has one daughter, Eugenia Bumbulsky of Hometown. She also has a granddaughter, Renee Wetterau, and one great-granddaughter of Drums.

Tuesday, June 5, 2012
SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS Above and below, the Carbon County Art League hosted its 31st annual Art Show at the Anita Shapolsky Art Foundation in Jim Thorpe over the weekend.

The Anita Shapolsky Art Foundation on 20 West Broadway in Jim Thorpe was the venue for the Carbon County Art League's 31st Annual Art Show held June 2-3.

Organizers considered the event a "grand success."

Participating in this year's show were 33 artist exhibiting 99 works of art competing for a total of $1,000 in prize money.

The 2012 Best of Show was awarded to photographer Jon Stoj for his photograph of "Blue Heron in Carbon County."

Category winners are:

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

S.S. Palmer High School Class of 1957 hosts its 55-year reunion Saturday, June 9 at the Blue Ridge Country Club. A social hour with cash bar will begin at 4 p.m., followed by a group photo, and a family style meal at 5 p.m. For information, visit,

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Q. I have Meniere's disease and I was wondering if you have any suggestions for what I should do during an attack.

Meniere's disease is an inner-ear disorder that produces a group of symptoms including vertigo, a spinning sensation that can lead to nausea and vomiting. Meniere's usually occurs in only one ear.

Monday, June 4, 2012
Lehighton HS Class of 1962 gathers for 50-year reunion

Lehighton High School Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year class reunion at the Mahoning Valley Country Club on June 1. Class members were the honored guests at the Lehighton Area High School graduation that evening. At the reunion each class member received a commemorative booklet and a coffee mug with their high school designed on it.

Monday, June 4, 2012
Danielle Miller

Dance with Kim School of Performing Arts LLC, located in Lehighton, recently held an awards banquet and awarded over $2,300 in performing arts scholarships. The event was held at the Lehighton Orioles.

Named Senior Dancer of the Year for 2012 is Elizabeth Beck, 16-year-old daughter of Michael and Elyssa Beck of Easton and Bron and Maureen Leopold of Lehighton, and granddaughter of Terry and Donna Graver of Lehighton. Elizabeth was awarded a $300 Performing Arts Scholarship.

Friday, June 1, 2012

A meeting is being held to finalize plans for Tamaqua Area High School Class of 1972 class reunion at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 6 at La Dolce Casa, beginning at 6 p.m.

All class members are welcome.

The 40th reunion picnic will be held at the West Penn Park on Saturday, June 30, beginning at 1 p.m. Reservations are due by June 16.

If you haven't received an invitation or have any questions, contact Kathy Jones Kropp at (570) 668-2505 or Linda Weaver Whetstone at (570) 668-5905.

Friday, June 1, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Schweibinz on their wedding day.

Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Schweibinz of Jim Thorpe celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary yesterday. They were married by the Rev. James Doolin, on May 31, 1952, in Immaculate Conception Church, Jim Thorpe.

Mrs. Schweibinz is the former Evelyn Henritzy, daughter of the late Louis and Helen (Yurick) Henritzy of Jim Thorpe. She was a hairdresser for many years.

Mr. Schweibinz is the son of the late Charles and Anna (Kunzweiler) Schweibinz of Jim Thorpe. He was a Scoutmaster for 55 years.

They are the godparents of 39 children.

Friday, June 1, 2012

Laura M. Behr and Joseph J. Faenza, 48 W. Miner St., Coaldale.

Christine A. Elchisak and John S. Floyd III, 8 Center St., Kelayres.

Tabatha A. Clewell and Joseph A. Klinger, 213 Market St., Cumbola.

Amanda J. Smarr and Christopher J. Rohde, 612 State Road, Barnesville.

Tricia M. Lengel, 267 Lehigh St., Cumbola, and Evan M. Bortner, 800-22 North St., Pottsville.

Kayla R. Schegan and Thomas M. Wanick, 390 Millers Road, Zions Grove.

Stephanie Jo Ohlson, 412 S. Sixth St., Perkasie, and Jonathan C. Miller, 29 Green House Lane, New Ringgold.

Friday, June 1, 2012

The Lehighton Area High School Class of 1982 is holding its 30-year reunion on Friday, July 13 at the Lehighton Orioles from 6-11 p.m. It will be a pig roast/luau-style event, and there is a charge. There will be live entertainment.

If you have not received an invitation or for more information, please contact Robin Fatzinger at or (610) 718-9091.