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Announcements

Monday, February 28, 2011

Melissa M. Johnson, 26 Maple Lane, New Ringgold, and Robert A. Boyer Sr., 246 Ridge Road, Schuylkill Haven.

Nicole D. Moore, 800 Hazle St., Tamaqua, and Paul J. Yeager, 222 Green St., Tamaqua.

Renee L. Baker and Michael J. Sosar, 301 E. Grant St., McAdoo.

Genevieve Scullion and John T. Henne, 22 N. Greenwood St., Tamaqua.

Friday, February 25, 2011
Kevin Michael Lawfer

A son, Kevin Michael Lawfer, was born to Brian S. and Susan Ward Lawfer of Barnesville, at 5:52 p.m. on Jan. 23, 2011 at Lehigh Valley Hospital.

He weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces, and measured 19 inches long.

Kevin has a 4-year-old sister, Julia Morgan Lawfer.

Maternal grandparents are George and Nancy Ward of Barnesville.

Paternal grandparents are Norwood and Carol Lawfer of Stony Run. Nancy Lawfer of Topton is the children's great-grandmother.

Friday, February 25, 2011
Shane Charles Thompson

THOMPSON A son, Shane Charles Thompson, was born on Jan. 30, 2011 at St. Luke's Hospital, Bethlehem, to Jo and Charles W. Thompson of Albrightsville.

He weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and measured 20 inches long.

Shane has two older brothers, Kyle, 18, and Jacob, 9.

Maternal grandmother is Juliana Nonnemacher of Albrightsville.

Paternal grandparents are Nancy and Dennis Kibler of Albrightsville, and William and Bunny Thompson of Franklin, Ga.

Paternal great-grandmother is Norine Bookman of West Babylon, N.Y.

Thursday, February 24, 2011
Sophie Antoinette Heffelfinger

HEFFELFINGER A daughter, Sophie Antoinette Heffelfinger, was born at 7:45 p.m. on Jan. 27, 2011 at Hazleton General Hospital to Melissa Malatak and Anthony Heffelfinger, both of Nesquehoning.

She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 19 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Mike and Carol Malatak, Nesquehoning, and Georgia Young, Lehighton.

Paternal grandparents are George and Annette Heffelfinger, Coaldale.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Kenneth Lee Cressman and Jeanette Jean Donlon, 259 Franklin Ave., Palmerton.

Thursday, February 24, 2011
Katie Moran and Stephen Boccella

The engagement of Katie Moran to Stephen Boccella, both of Macungie, has been announced by her mother.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Christine Moran, Lake Hauto, and the late Robert Moran. She is a 2001 graduate of Marian Catholic High School and a 2005 graduate of the University of Scranton where she earned a bachelor of science degree in exercise science.

In 2010 she earned a master of science degree in exercise science and health promotion from the California University of Pennsylvania.

She is employed as a wellness coach with Wellness Coaches USA.

Monday, February 21, 2011

The Panther Valley High School Class of 1966 will hold a planning meeting for its 45-year reunion at 3:30 p.m., March 6 at the Coaldale Rod and Gun Club, Sixth Street, Coaldale.

All interested class members are invited to attend.

Friday, February 18, 2011
Mr. and Mrs. Morris Miller

Mr. and Mrs. Morris Miller, Andreas, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in December.

They were married on Dec. 24, 1960 by the late Rev. Robert Hunsburger.

Mrs. Miller is the former Eleanor Haas, daughter of the late Walter and Beatrice (Benderick) Haas.

Mr. Miller is the son of the late Claude and Clara (Miller) Miller.

The couple celebrated their anniversary with a dinner at The Terrace Restaurant in Walnutport.

Friday, February 18, 2011
Jillian Shellhammer and Peter Steinrock

The engagement of Jillian Shellhammer to Peter Steinrock, both of Reading, has been announced by her parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jeff and Debbie Shellhammer of Lehighton. She has a bachelor's degree in criminal justice/paralegal studies from Kutztown University.

She is employed as a claims adjuster for Progressive Insurance.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Steinrock of Sinking Spring, and Connie Steinrock of Wyomissing.

Friday, February 18, 2011
Teralyn Elizabeth Stark andMadison Grace Stark

Twin daughters were born on Nov. 24, 2010 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, to Kelly and Rick Stark of Wilkes-Barre.

Teralyn Elizabeth Stark weighed 4 pounds, 7 ounces, and measured 18 inches long. Madison Grace Stark weighed 4 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 18 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Carl and Donna Barron of Tamaqua.

Paternal grandparents are James and Dr. Kathleen Stark of Watsontown, Pa.