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Tuesday, March 1, 2011
William Evan Burrell

A son, William Evan Burrell, was born at 12:51 p.m. on Dec. 11, 2010 to Jennifer and David C. Burrell III of Tucson, Ariz.

He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and measured 20.5 inches long.

He was welcomed home by an older brother, Charles Burrell, who is 2 years old.

Maternal grandparents are Evan and Maria Bevan of Bethlehem.

Paternal grandparents are Mary and David C. Burrell Jr. of Lansford.

Paternal great-grandmother is Margaret Burrell of Tamaqua.

Monday, February 28, 2011
Eric Brown and Lindsay Meyers

Joseph and Cindy Meyers of Slatington have announced the engagement of their daughter Lindsay to Eric Brown, son of Darryl Brown of Hamburg and Deborah McDill of Reading.

The bride-to-be is a graduate of the Allentown School of Cosmetology.

She is employed as a hair stylist at Sydney's Haircolor Concept Salon, Coopersburg.

The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of Lincoln Technical Institute.

He is employed as a mechanical designer at Javen Engineering in Fort Washington.

A September 2011 wedding is planned.

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.