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Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Jennifer Badowski and Michael Strohl, 214 Patterson St., Tamaqua.

Shonna L. Murphy, 66 Grier Avenue, Barnesville, and Ryan L. Genery, 68 Grier Avenue, Barnesville.

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Palmerton High School Class of 1971 held its 40-year reunion on Aug. 6 at Hideaway Hills in Kresgeville. Those attending included, front row from left: Jane (Henning) Ivol and Susan (Honshiko) Zigenfus. Second row, Christine (Bobst) Ruth, Joanne (Beer) Christman, Donna (Gimbor) Capuano, Margaret (Tyhala) Westbrook and Joan (Rute) Lesko. Third row, Laurel (Meinhart) Taschler, Sandi (Danner) Shook, Susan (Kuehner) Zavagansky, Debby (Anewalt) Bezerak, Margaret (Beers) Schneider, Conrad George and Douglas Bonser.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Roseann Miller, 20 Valley St., Brockton, and Eugene G. Williams, Box 138, Brockton.

Sonia M. Striny and Brian S. Smith, 665 Pine Creek Drive, Barnesville.

Kim R Murray, 266 Lehigh St., Cumbola, and Franklin B. Hester, 2093 Fair Road, Summit Station.

Kathryn A. Engle and Ricky L. Teter, 709 Ringtown Road, Zion Grove.

Andraleen Zelonis and Michael J. Savlik II, 35 Airstrip Lane, New Ringgold.

Elvira A. Alfano, 816 Hazleton Apartments, Hazleton, and Steven J. Trimmell, 415 E. Grant St., McAdoo.

Friday, August 12, 2011

Rodney Carvin Gilbert and Rachael Mary Mankos, 1542 Strauss Valley Drive, Lehighton.

Andrew Francis Porambo and Ashley Lynn Ahner, 137 E. White St., Apt. 4, Summit Hill.

Gregg Alan Markley and Loriann Louise Markley, 29 Laurel Springs Rd., Lehighton.

Nicholas Brandon Risley and Michelle Teresa Rusc, 1313 Timberline Drive, Box 73, Lake Harmony.

Mycarlos Severino and Giavanna Michelle Gomez, 6 Short Lane, Albrightsville.

Robert Lewis Heckman, 24 White Birch Lane, Lehighton, and Rachael Louise Fritz, 342 Country Club Rd., Lehighton.

Friday, August 12, 2011
Dr. and Mrs. Ryan M. Diaz

Alina Sacareanu of Moldova became the bride of Ryan M. Diaz on April 29, 2011 in a family ceremony at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Reading.

The new Mrs. Diaz is the daughter of Inna and Ion Sacareanu of Moldova.

Dr. Diaz is the son of Dr. Floriel Diaz and Linda K. Arndt, both of Lehighton.

Dr. Diaz is currently doing a three-year surgical residency at Scripps Mercy Hospital in San Diego, Calif.

The couple currently resides in San Diego.

Friday, August 12, 2011

The Tamaqua Area High School Class of 1996 will host its 15-year reunion at 1 p.m. on Aug. 27 at Lake Hauto Crescent Beach.

There is a fee to attend and reservations and payment must be made by Aug. 13.

For more information, contact Susie Kane Semuta at (570) 669-6453; via email at susiek420@hotmail.com; or by mail at P.O. Box 74, Nesquehoning, PA 18240-0074.

Friday, August 12, 2011

The planning committee for the 45th-year reunion of the Panther Valley Class of 1966 would like to remind classmates that the returns for the reunion are due by Sept. 3.

The reunion will be held at the Mahoning Valley Country Club on Oct. 1.

Any questions regarding the reunion are to be emailed to bs921@hotmail.com.

Friday, August 12, 2011
Conor Sedam and Nicole Hlavaty

Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Hlavaty of Lehighton have announced the engagement of their daughter Nicole to Conor Sedam, son of Mr. and Mrs. Scott Sedam of Novi, Mich.

The bride-to-be is a 2000 graduate of Lehighton Area High School. She attended Penn State University, where she earned a degree in kinesiology. She has a master's degree in occupational therapy from Thomas Jefferson University.

She is employed as an allied health manager at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Crystal A. Hankey and Rodger A. Faust, 115 W. Union St., Tamaqua.

Jeanine M. Burdick and Lance L. Edmonds, 64 Hometown Avenue, Tamaqua.

Lynne M. Rossochacy and David M. Wertman, 413 Washington St., Tamaqua.

Brandy L. Kleckner and Alexis A. Day, 317 E. Mahanoy St., Mahanoy City.

Jamie D. Light and Edward W. Bowles, 525 E. Pine St., Mahanoy City.

Tamara L. Urban and Philip D. Mathews, 109 W. Grant St., McAdoo.

Ceara E. Devlin and Miguel A. Torres Jr., 194 Market St., Cumbola.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

The 40th reunion of the Marian High School Class of 1971 will take place on Saturday, Sept. 24, in Cape May, N.J.

Classmate Mary Baddick Stewart and her husband own the "Spirit of Cape May" and have offered to host a three-hour dinner cruise that evening. Many have decided to make it a weekend getaway. There will also be whale and dolphin watching cruises available at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Sept. 24. An informal gathering is scheduled for Friday evening for those arriving early.