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Births

Thursday, September 19, 2013
Parker James  Cummins

A son, Parker James Cummins, was born at 5:08 a.m. on Aug. 20, 2013 at Lehigh Valley Hospital to Jordan Zehner and Brandon Cummins, both of Lehighton. He weighed 8 pounds and measured 21 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Barbara Zehner of Lehighton and Terry Zehner of Tamaqua. Paternal grandparents are Mark Cummins Sr. of Lehighton and Elizabeth Humphreys of Atco, N.J.

Friday, September 13, 2013
Eli Robert Huber

HUBER A son, Eli Robert Huber, was born to Melissa Mertz and John Erick Huber of Springfield, Va. at 1:02 p.m. July 17, 2013 at Fairfax Hospital in Virginia.

He weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and was 21 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Mark and Cindy Pysher and Robert Mertz of Lehighton.

Paternal grandfather is Glen Huber of Louisville, Ky.

Eli has an older brother, Jon Alec Huber, who resides in Louisville.

Thursday, August 8, 2013
Chelsea Jane  Halenar

A daughter, Chelsea Jane Halenar, was born at 6:02 p.m. June 11, 2013 in Reading to Heather N. and Joseph S. Halenar of Jim Thorpe. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 20 inches long.

She was welcomed home by an older sister, Kayleigh, who is 2 years old.

Maternal grandparents are Audrey and Glenn Kline of Bethel, Pa.

Paternal grandparents are Jane and John Halenar of Jim Thorpe.

Thursday, August 8, 2013
Emily Hazel Frye

A daughter, Emily Hazel Frye, was born at 1:24 p.m. July 2, 2013 at Schuylkill Medical South, Pottsville, to Dawn and Brady Frye of Mahanoy City. She weighed 6 pounds, 11.5 ounces and was 19 inches long.

She was welcomed home by her three brothers, Jordan, 13; Nathaniel, 11 and Louie, 8.

Maternal grandparents are Timothy and Peggy Knorr of Tamaqua. Paternal grandparents are Charles Frye Jr. and Cindy Frye of Quakake.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Jacob Oliver  Freeby Jr.

FREEBY A son, Jacob Oliver Freeby Jr. was born at 6:18 p.m. May 30, 2013 to Amanda and Jacob Freeby of Jim Thorpe at Lehigh Valley Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 20 inches long.

He was welcomed home by his sister, Madison, 6.

Maternal grandparents are Patti Jo and the late Ronald Blum of Jim Thorpe.

Paternal grandparents are Cecelia and Randy Ahner Sr. of Jim Thorpe.

Friday, July 26, 2013
Hannah Grace Benack

A daughter, Hannah Grace Benack, was born to Victoria and Jeremy Benack of Lansford at 8:09 a.m. April 25, 2013 at Schuylkill Medical Center, Pottsville. She weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 19 inches long.

She was welcomed home by her sister, Abigail, 6.

Maternal grandparents are Fred and Christine Landsky of Washington, N.J. Paternal grandparents are the Rev. Dr. Wayne and Sharon Benack of Jim Thorpe.

Maternal great-grandmother is Connie Rhinehart of Washington. Paternal great-grandparents are Joan Brode of Coaldale and Ardis Benack of Weatherly.

Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Vivian Marie Zalik

A daughter, Vivian Marie Zalik, was born to Kristin and Timothy Zalik of Palmerton at 12:56 p.m. on April 16, 2013 at St. Luke's Hospital, Bethlehem. She weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Michael and Susan Zavagansky of Lansford. Paternal grandparents are Brian and Michaele Kulick of Nesquehoning.

Maternal great-grandmother is Dorothy Zavagansky of Lansford. Paternal great-grandmother is Evelyn Malaska of Nesquehoning.

Vivian was welcomed home by her 2-year-old brother, Steele.

Thursday, July 11, 2013
Cole Andrew Hablett

A son, Cole Andrew Hablett, was born to Jacy and Wesley Hablett of Lehighton at 12:58 p.m. on April 11, 2013 at St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown. He weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 22 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are George and Barb Albert of Jim Thorpe. Paternal Grandparents are Richard and Bonnie Hablett of Minersville and Karen Hablett of Pottsville.

Maternal great-grandmother is Dorothy Benyo of Jim Thorpe.

Monday, June 10, 2013
Dylan Steven Leary

LEARY A son, Dylan Steven Leary, was born to Nicole and Steve Leary of Tamaqua on May 22, 2013 at 7:50 a.m. in Pottsville. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Pat Serina of Tamaqua and Chris Serina of Lansford. Paternal grandparents are Karen and John Leary of Andreas.

He was welcomed home by siblings Michael, 9; Haley, 7; and Alyssa, 4.

Friday, June 7, 2013
Nora Catherine Phillips

PHILLIPS A daughter, Nora Catherine Phillips, was born to Janelle and Nathan Phillips of Chambersburg, Pa. at 1:06 p.m. on May 6, 2013 at Chambersburg Hospital in Chambersburg.

She weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 22 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Melodie and Gary Heydt of Weatherly. Paternal grandparents are Theresa and Michael Phillips of Otho, Iowa.