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OLSHENSKE — Ashley and Rudolph Olshenske of Jersey Shore are parents of a son, Knox Levi Olshenske, born at 8:36 p.m. on May 14, 2018 in Geisinger Medical Center. The baby weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces at 19 and 1/2 inches. Grandparents are Ted and Barbara Greene of Lock Haven and Paul and ...

First days at home

William and Kate share Prince Louis photos LONDON — Two pictures have been released documenting the early days of Britain's newest prince — and one shows Prince Louis being cuddled by three-year-old big sister Princess Charlotte. One of the photos was snapped when Louis was just three ...

Emery Mellott-Fernburg

FERNBURG — Proud parents Brooklyn Mellott and Trevor Fernburg of Lock Haven welcomed son, Emery Wayne Mellott-Fernburg, into the world on Monday, April 2, 2018, at 1:55 p.m. at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. Emery weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and measured 19 1/2 inches long. Emery joins ...

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McCLOSKEY — Megan McCloskey, of Lock Haven, is mother of a baby boy, Grayson Gregory Allen McCloskey, who weighed 6 pounds and 7 ounces at 20 inches long. Grayson was born at 5:37 p.m. on April 19, 2018. Grandparents are Lori Romig, of Avis, and Troy McCloskey, of Mill Hall.

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Hunter turns 6

Hi, my name is Hunter and I just turned 6 years old on Jan. 29. I had a Ninja Turtle birthday party at my poppy and grandy’s house in Renovo. Gram Julie, Uncle Ralph, cousin Bentley, Aunt Kitty, Uncle Bob and all my other cousins helped to make my 6th birthday party the best day ever. ...

Younger Set

River John Allen, son of Samantha Gundlach and Dillon Allen celebrated his first birthday on Saturday January 20th, 2018. Friends and family gathered at the Beech Creek Community Center 2-4pm to celebrate this milestone. River is 24lbs 3oz and 27in long. He enjoys playing fetch with his dog ...

YOUNGER SET

This beautiful brown-eyed girl is Madison Ryleigh Wise and she turned 2 years old on Oct. 19. She celebrated her birthday with family and friends. Maddie likes to color, sing and dance, play with her baby dolls and hang around her big sister, Lauren. She loves spending time with her family ...

Alexandra Mayre McCarty

This wonderful little girl celebrated her 9th birthday with her friends and family, bowling at Midway Bowl near her home on Oct. 21. Ali was presented with a bowling pin signed by employees at Midway as a memento of her birthday. A “friends” sleepover at Ali’s home followed ...

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IN THE SCHOOLS

Luke Wilson WINGATE — Bald Eagle Area High School student Luke Wilson is headed to the national FBLA conference at the end of the month in Baltimore. He won first place in the public service announcement category at the Pennsylvania FBLA State Leadership Conference in April. Luke is ...

IN THE SCHOOLS

Lycoming College grads The following local students received diplomas as Lycoming College marked its 170th commencement ceremony. r Jessica Drachler of Jersey Shore, graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting r Patrick Intallura of Renovo, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts ...

IN THE SCHOOLS

Mt. Aloysius dean’s list The following local residents were named to the dean’s list at Mount Aloysius College for Spring Semester, 2018 — Ryan McElwee and Haley Sasserman, both of Centre Hall; Summer Lauber of Coudersport, and Amber Leaper and Kaitlyn Rowles of Pleasant Gap. ...

In the schools

Mansfield University dean’s list The following local students were named to the Mansfield University Dean’s List for the spring 2018 semester. Sierra Bloom of Lock Haven; Dillon Davis of Renovo; Elizabeth Deuel of Jersey Shore; Catherine Emerick of Blanchard; Zachary Mosso of Linden; ...

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Bowes – Keeler

Kenneth and Anita Bowes of Bellefonte are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Sue Bowes, to Robert Vernon Keeler, son of Michael and Deborah Keeler of Bellefonte. Miss Bowes is the granddaughter of David and Yvonne Dumm of Swissdale and James T. and Nancy Bowes of ...

Jennifer L. Keen, Antoni D. Greer

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Jennifer L. Keen and Antoni D. Greer, both of Austin, Texas. Jennifer and Antoni have chosen to be married in Dripping Springs, Texas, following a whirlwind coffee shop romance. The wedding will be held at Camp Lucy in June of 2018. Jennifer ...

Houseknecht — Highsmith

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Heather A. Houseknecht and Brandon M. Highsmith, both of Midland, Texas. With their love of outdoor adventure, Heather and Brandon have chosen to be married in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Oct. 13, 2018. The wedding will be held at Moulton Barn in ...

Bechdel— Mulroy

Steve and Shelly Bechdel of Beech Creek announce the engagement of their daughter Carly Bechdel to Dillon Mulroy, son of Chris and Lisa Mulroy of York. Carly is a 2011 graduate of Central Mountain High School and received a bachelor’s degree from Mansfield University. She is employed as a ...

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Fetzers observe 50th anniversary

Kay (Brion) and Wayne R. Fetzer of Jersey Shore will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on May 25, 2018. They were married in Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, Jersey Shore. Mrs. Fetzer, a native of Tombs Run, is the daughter of the late Helen and Charles Brion. She graduated from ...

Kleckners celebrate 65th anniversary

(Editor’s Note: This story was written by Lester Kleckner on the occasion of the 65th wedding anniversary of Lester and his wife Betty.) One day during the summer of 1946, on my first paying job helping my aunt prepare for the farmers market, she asked me to walk a half mile (no phone in ...

Karen, Galen Stone mark 50th anniversary

Karen and Galen Stone are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 27, 2018. The couple was married at the North Bend United Methodist Church, where they are active members and will celebrate their anniversary there. Karen is the daughter of Geraldine “Jerry” Bowes and the ...

Zane and Patricia (Myers) Strunk

PHOTOS PROVIDED celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Nov. 28. They celebrated with their children, William, Jane, Christine and Kathleen, grandchildren and other family members over the Thanksgiving weekend. On left, a photo from their wedding day and on right, the couple today.

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Wedding

Catherine Kuntz and Ian Murray were married Aug. 5, 2017 at Terrain at Styers in Glen Mills. The bride’s aunt, Mary Kuntz, officiated. The bride is the daughter of Juanita Kuntz and John Kuntz of northern Virginia. She is a graduate of Lake Braddock Secondary School, Burke, Va., and ...

Murray – Kuntz

Catharine Kuntz and Ian Murray were married August 5, 2018 at Terrain at Styers in Glen Mills.The bride’s aunt, Mary Kuntz, officiated. The bride is the daughter of Juanita Kuntz and John Kuntz of northern Virginia. She is a graduate ofLake Braddock Secondary School, Burke, Va., and ...

Cummings— Evans

Ms. Mary Dumm is pleased to announce the marriage of her daughter, Holly Cummings, to Shaun Evans. Holly is also the daughter of Joseph and Jackie Whitling Dumm, all of Lock Haven. Shaun is the son of Lee and Tammie Evans of Allenwood. The couple wed on Oct. 31, 2017 in Williamsport. ...

Cummings— Evans

Ms. Mary Dumm is pleased to announce the marriage of her daughter, Holly Cummings, to Shaun Evans. Holly is also the daughter of Joseph and Jackie Whitling Dumm, all of Lock Haven. Shaun is the son of Lee and Jammie Evans of Allenwood. The couple wed on Oct. 31, 2017 in Williamsport. ...