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Friday, October 1, 2010

Curt Lewis Thomas and Catherine Ann Carter, 2300 E. Main St., Weatherly.

John Paul Andrews and Christina Louise Abrunzo, 27 Shelby Drive, Lehighton.

Arthur Harry Romig and Jo-Ann Hornick, 9 E. Main St., Apt. B, Weatherly.

Charles David Shafer and Allyuson Jeanne Leh, 502 Mahoning St., Lehighton.

Scott Hayden Murphy, 26 Blueberry Lane, Nesquehoning, and Wendy Kristina Marek, 72 Deer Trail Lane, Nesquehoning.

Michael Richard Spairana III and Kristy Lynn Steward, 729 Lehigh St., Bowmanstown.

Thursday, September 30, 2010
Lilly Anna Rodgers

A daughter, Lilly Anna Rodgers, was born on July 21, 2010 at Schuylkill Medical Center, Pottsville, to Ashley and Thomas Rodgers of Hometown.

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

Maternal grandparents are Ronald and Helene Zeigler of West Penn Township/Tamaqua.

Paternal grandparents are Charles and JoAnn Rodgers, Tamaqua.

Thursday, September 30, 2010

The Slatington High School Class of 1952 met recently to celebrate the class's 58-year reunion at the Slatington American Legion Post 16. Those attending included, front row, from left, Judy Lentz Shiner, Theo Jones Elias, Joan Skutches Heffelfinger, Melisse Phillips O'Brian, Pat Kuhnsman House and Shirley Frederick Kern. Second row, Abner Merkel, Pearl Hamm Follweiler, Marlene Levan Smith, Phyllis Schuck Hunsicker, Ruth Snyder Davies, Carolyn Krause Steele and Lucille Metzger Blose.

Thursday, September 30, 2010

The Panther Valley High School Class of 1991 will hold a reunion planning meeting on Saturday, Oct. 2, at 4 p.m. in Kelly's Restaurant, E. Patterson St., Lansford.

Alll classmates are welcome to attend.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Mr. and Mrs. John Tucker

Mr. and Mrs. John Tucker, Lansford, celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on Aug. 31. They were married in St. Jerome's Catholic Church, Tamaqua, by the Rev. Francis Baransky.

Mrs. Tucker is the former Lisa Doris, daughter of the late Bill and Sarah Doris of Tamaqua. She is employed at Mahanoy Area Elementary School.

Mr. Tucker is the son of Edward and Mary Tucker of Lansford. He is employed by Windstream Communications, Lansford, as a network technician.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Joseph Kistler and Allyson Cerasaro

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Allyson Cerasaro, daughter of Maurice and Janice Cerasaro of Hazleton, to Joseph Kistler, son of Jeffrey and Dena Kistler of Lehighton.

The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Hazleton Area High School. She is a 2009 graduate of Delaware Valley College, where she earned a bachelor's degree in animal biotechnology and conservation. She is currently attending Penn State University, where she is working toward an associate degree as a medical laboratory technician.

Monday, September 27, 2010

The Jim Thorpe Area High School Class of 1985 will be hosting a 25th reunion on Oct 23, from 6-11 p.m. at the Orioles in Lehighton. All members of the Class of 1986 are also invited to this event.

Current addresses for the following classmates are needed: Lynn Maier, Tom Bender, Robert Simmons, Christine Eckert, James Hydro, and LouAnn Snyder.

Please contact Charlene (Frohnhieser) Pettit at or (484) 464-1256, or JeanMarie (Easterly) Kurdilla at or (570) 805-4543 with any questions or information.

Monday, September 27, 2010

Any members of the Lehighton Area High School Class of 1965 may still attend the class reunion scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 23.

For more information call (610) 377-2452

Monday, September 27, 2010

Albert Francis Baloga is celebrating his 91st birthday on Sept. 20. Born in Wilkes-Barre in 1919, Albert is a Penn State graduate and holds a degree in industrial electronics. He is a veteran of World War ll and served with the Fourth Armored Division as an operative sergeant with the 704 Tank Destroyer BN.

Albert was married to his wife, Catherine for 30 years until her passing in 2003. They had two daughters, Mary and Catherine who died as infants.

Monday, September 27, 2010

The Panther Valley High School Class of 1965 held it's 45-year reunion on Saturday, Aug. 7 at the Nesquehoning Fire Company Grove. Classmates attending include, front row from left, Sarah Gardiner Dalton, Irene Span Trubilla, Beverly Billig Stolz, John Gunsser (teacher), Cheryl Castle Horvath, Emma Miller Weaver, Sharon McGorry Heath, Fran Nester Kalishevich and David Theodore.