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DeLoia

DeLOIA — Gian and Kate DeLoia are the proud parents of a son, Jack Robert DeLoia, born at 10:35 p.m. on Nov. 12, 2018 at Penn Highlands DuBois Medical Center. Jack weighed 8 pounds on the button and was 18 and a half inches long. Jack joins his big sister, Annie Claire. Grandparents are Bob ...

Meeks

MEEKS — Jeffrey Meeks and Angela Cherry, of Loganton, are proud parents of a daughter, Brooklyn Sue Meeks, born at 9:13 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2019 at Geisinger Medical Center. Brooklyn weighed 9 pounds and 1.4 ounces and was 20 and a half inches long.

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YEARICK — Joshua and Jennifer Yearick of Loganton are the proud parents to a daughter Saylor Soo Yearick born Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 at 8:24 a.m. at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Saylor weighed 8 pounds and 6 ounces and was 20 inches long . She joins proud big sisters Shiloh and Saige at home. ...

Corbin Lee Nyman

NYMAN — Johnathan and Laura (Campbell) Nyman of Jersey Shore are parents of a son, Corbin Lee Nyman, born at 7:30 a.m. on Nov. 5, 2018 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Corbin weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces at at 1/2 inches. Grandparents are Timothy and Mary Ann Campbell of Sparta, Tenn., ...

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Walnut Street Christian School announces honor roll

AVIS — Walnut Street Christian School recently announced its honor and merit rolls for the first quarter of the 2018-19 school year: Honor roll First grade — Mackeson Packer. Second grade — Evelynne Krick, Aubree Reichard, Elijah Rinker, Hannah Schildroth, Kaleb Shafer. Third ...

Alexandra M. McCarty

This sweet, loving little girl celebrated her 10th birthday with family and friends at Create-a-Palooza on Oct. 20. The party followed a sleep-over at Ali’s home. Ali is a member of the school’s swim team, is in the Girl Scouts and the church choir. She recently started taking lesson on ...

Younger Set

Hi, my name is Samuel Clyde Goldsmith Jr. I am turning 13 on Oct. 20. I’m in 7th grade at Sugar Valley Rural Charter Scool. In my free time, I enjoy playing baseball. I just finished my first year of Babe Ruth baseball where I played for Condo’s Welding. I had some real amazing ...

Leah K. Bardo Linley W. Bardo

These adorable sisters are Linley Wynn Bardo, who celebrated her eighth birthday on August 23, and Leah Kathryn Bardo,who will turn 6 on Sept. 24. They are the daughters of Leslie and David Bardo Jr. of Satellite Beach, Fla. Grandparents are David Bardo Sr., also known as “Pappy,” of ...

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DEAN’s LIST

KINGS COLLEGE Amy Shadle, Jersey Shore, was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at King’s College, Wilkes-Barre. GROVE CITY The following local students were named to the dean’s list at Grove City College for the fall semester — Cassandra Book, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. ...

IN THE SCHOOLS

Clarion dean’s list The following students earned a 3.5 GPA to be named to the dean’s list for the fall 2018 semester at Clarion University of Pennsylvania — Brianna Stetts of Avis; Mchaela Fye of Beech Creek; Jamey Renninger of Lock Haven and Lauryn Geisewite of Loganton. Bloomsburg ...

Dr. Amy Serafini teaching at Auburn University

RENOVO — Dr. Amy Serafini, a native of Renovo, has completed her first semester as Assistant Professor at Auburn University. At Auburn, Dr. Serafini is responsible for teaching, scholarship, outreach, and service in the Department of Educational Foundations, Leadership and Technology in ...

Matt Storeman wins scholarship

LOCK HAVEN — Matt Storeman of Lock Haven is one of seven junior golfers who were awarded $1,500 scholarships through the Central Counties Golf Association. The purpose of the fund is to provide financial assistance for first-term students who are planning to enroll at any college or ...

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Acquino — Neumann

Announcement is made of the engagement of Maureen Patricia Acquino and Jason Edward Neumann, both of Ashburn, Virginia. The future bride is the daughter of Steve and Terry Acquino, of Swissdale, and is employed by the National Recreation and Park Association. The future groom is a son of ...

STEINBACHER — STRUNK

Bill and Penny Strunk announce the engagement of their daughter Kari Strunk to Cody Steinbacher, son of Patrick and Christy Steinbacher, all of Mill Hall. Kari is a 2005 graduate of Central Mountain High School and received a bachelor’s degree from Bloomsburg University in Business Management ...

Schultz — Pallotto

Terry and Lori Shultz, of Lock Haven, are delighted to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Christine, to Bret Matthew Pallotto. Bret is the son of Rocco and Melissa Pallotto of Lewistown. Emily graduated from The Stony Brook School in 2011 and earned a BS in Elementary Education, ...

Spotts — Shultz

Both families are delighted to announce the engagement of Naomi Katherine Spotts and Andrew Close Shultz. Naomi is the daughter of Melissa Burkheimer, of Beverly, Ohio, and Randy Spotts, of Loganton. Andrew is the son of Lori and Terry Shultz, of Lock Haven. The bride-to-be graduated ...

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Summersons celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Edward H. Summerson celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct.11, 2018. Joan Louise Breining and Edward Harry Summerson met and dated while attending Lock Haven High School. After returning from his Marine enlistment in 1956, Ed and Joan continued dating. Realizing their ...

Houser life member of MDRT for 25 years

LOCK HAVEN — Donald E. Houser has earned Life Membership in the Million Dollar Round Table for the 25th year. Becoming a member of organization is no small accomplishment. Just six percent of all life insurance agents earn a seat. Houser has achieved what only a handful of agents have ...

REUNIONS HELD

SWEELEY —Families of the late Henry, Mamie, James and Anna Sweeley had their annual reunion Saturday, Aug. 25 at Grove Park, Flemington. Thirty five members attended including, Clair, Pearl, Dave and Sue Seyler; Emily Eoute; Glenn and Robert Sweeley; Gary and Shelby Confer; Melissa Probst; ...

Bechdels celebrate 65 years wed

Charles and Marjorie Bechdel celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Aug. 22. The milestone was celebrated with family and friends at their home. They raised nine children on their family farm in Beech Creek. They are blessed with many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. PHOTO PROVIDED

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Stiver — Doherty

Wendy A. Stiver and John P. Doherty swing-danced their way into a new chapter in life at their wedding celebration held Oct. 6, 2018 at Millbrook Playhouse. The bride is newly retired as community editor at The Express newspaper. She is the widow of Robert N.G. Stiver of Lock Haven and ...

Frank — Schlein

Heather Frank and Joshua Schlein were united in marriage on June 23, 2018, in an outdoor ceremony at Lapp’s Victorian House in Beech Creek, led by Tracey Showers. Heather is the daughter of Jeffrey and Rebecca Frank of Jersey Shore. Abbie Frank and Megan Frank, both sisters of the bride, ...

Meerschaert — Jameson

Kevin Jameson Jr. and Amelia Meerschaert, of Jersey Shore, were married on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018 during a 4 p.m. ceremony at the 1900 Red Barn on Island Road in Lock Haven. Amelia is the daughter of August and Ann Meerschaert and Gail and David Wing, all of Lapeer, Mich. Chelsey Mann, ...

Lawless — O’Brien

Lynn Marie Lawless and Michael Scott O’Brien were married on Saturday, May 12, 2018. Joshua Demaree, friend of the bride and groom, officiated. The 5 p.m. ceremony was held at the Millbrook Playhouse in Mill Hall with the reception following the ceremony. Lynnie is the daughter of ...