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01-15-17 E-Stanley


Ron and Jackie Stanley of Williamstown announce the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Stanley, to Paden Morris, son of Greg and Susan Morris of Moundsville, W.Va. The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Williamstown High School. She received a bachelor of arts degree in elementary ...



Together with their parents, Jamie Catherine Niesen and Andrew Leight Murray announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of the late Richard Niesen and Debra Niesen (Bob Van De Hey) of Appleton, Wis. She graduated from Appleton North High School, The University of Denver, ...



Randy and Julie Tallhamer annouce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Tallhamer, to Zackery Solly, son of Barbara and Robert Solly. The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of Parkersburg South High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in exercise science at Fairmont State ...

Rachel Krantz and
Brent Cox


Together with their families, Brent Edward Cox and Rachel Alexis Krantz announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mick and Lisa Krantz of Centennial, Colo. She is a 2010 graduate of Arapahoe High School in Centennial. She is a 2013 graduate of the University of Miami in ...

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Mr. and Mrs. Brian Reitnauer


Megan Rinard and Brian Reitnauer were married in a private ceremony on Aug. 12, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pa. The bride is the daughter of Daniel and Julie Rinard of Williamstown. She is the granddaughter of Naomi Brown of Williamstown and the late Daniel Brown. She is also the granddaughter of ...

Mr. and Mrs. Jesus Noveron-Hernanez


Paul Myers and Cynthia Parsons of Parkersburg announce the marriage of their daughter, Megan Nicole Myers, to Jesus Noveron-Hernandez. The couple were united in marriage at 6 p.m. Nov. 15, 2016, at the Vienna Assembly of God in Vienna. There was a small reception thrown by family that ...


Mona Elaine Gandee, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Burl Elswick of Parkersburg, and Jon Bryan Cutler, son of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Cutler of Huntington, W.Va., were married on April 23, 2016. The ceremony and reception were held at Parkersburg Country Club in Vienna, with Rev. Michael Seely ...


Brooke Elizabeth Fletcher and Chadd Paul Albright were united in marriage July 30, 2016, at Stonewall Resort in Roanoke, W.Va. The ceremony was officiated by Rev. Junior Fletcher, grandfather of the bride, and Rev. Bruce Pittman, uncle of the bride. The bride is the daughter of Terry and ...

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Steve and Tamara Frame Lucas of Tuppers Plains, Ohio, recently celebrated their 30th anniversary. They were married on Christmas Eve 1986 in Guysville, Ohio, by their dear friend Rev. David Cogar. He is a 1972 graduate of Federal Hocking High School in Stewart, Ohio. He retired from ...



The Rev. Wayne and Nancy Brown celebrated their 50th anniversary on Dec. 17. They were married Dec. 17, 1966, by the Rev. O.C. Bunner in Fairmont, W.Va., at Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church. They are the parents of Michele (Brian) Smedley and Lora (Tim) Bruker. They have ...



Doug and Sandy Deem celebrated their 50th anniversary. They were married in Parkersburg on Dec. 31, 1966. He is a veteran of the United States Navy and deacon at St. Francis Xavier in Parkersburg. She is retired from GE Plastics and is a quilter. They are the parents of ...



Carl and Joan Root will celebrate their 50th anniversary. They were married Jan. 1, 1967, by the Rev. S.A. Scott at the Big Tygart Methodist parsonage. They are the parents of John Tennant, Allen Tennant, the late Susan Tennant and Warren Root. They have five grandchildren and ...

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James Harvey celebrated his 90th birthday on January 14. He is married to Pat Harvey. He has one son, Scott of Indiana and three daughters, Kae (Dutch) Ulrich of Arizona, Cynthia Edwards of Oklahoma and Marti Lou (Jim) Wright of West Virginia. He also has two stepsons, Kent (Trish) ...

01-15-17 BI-Somerville


Together with their family, Ralph and Ann Somerville will celebrate their 80th birthdays from 2-4 p.m. today at Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church in Mineral Wells. He was born on Dec. 30, 1936, and she was born Jan. 18, 1937. They are the parents of one daughter, Mariann Davis of ...


Ruby Sines

Ruby Sines will celebrate her 90th birthday December 16. She has 3 children John, Sue and Sandy; 7 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. She was married to Melvin L. Sines for 59 years. She has received her 50 year pin with The Order of Eastern Star and was an original member of ...



The Columbo’s Bowlers helped Pete Coury celebrate his 96th birthday. His birthday was Nov. 29.