April 23, 2014


Engagement – Carlisle – Gillespie

Michael Gillespie &
Nancy Carlisle

Bob and Betty Carlisle of Medina, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Nancy, to Michael Gillespie, son of Mark and Peggy Gillespie of Medina. Nancy is a 2006 graduate of Medina High School, a 2010 graduate of The Ohio State University. She currently works in retail buying for Guess, Inc. in Los Angeles. Michael is a 2004 graduate of Medina High School, a Read More…

Engagement – Miller – Read

Adam Read &
Ashley Miller

Ashley Theresa Miller and Adam Randall Read will become husband and wife on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at St. Paul Lutheran Church. The bride is the daughter of Theresa Mahakian of Wadsworth and Terry Miller of Lakewood. She is a 2006 graduate of Highland High School and a graduate from Cuyahoga Community College with a degree in Nursing. She is currently working for University Hospitals. The groom is Read More…

Engagement – Laneville – Artzner

David Artzner, Jr. &
Lauren Laneville

Don and Debbra Laneville of Medina, would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren, to David Artzner, Jr., son of David, Sr. and Therese Artzner of Medina. Lauren graduated from Medina High School in 2006 and from Ohio University in 2010, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. She is employed by Sendero Therapies, Inc. as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant working in the Highland School District. Read More…

Wedding – Winkler – Laureano

Amie Winkler &
Jair Laureano

Amie Winkler and Jair Laureano exchanged vows in a small, intimate Wedding ceremony officiated by Reverend Terry Holley on Saturday, February 15, 2014, in Medina. A celebration will follow at the end of the year, in Guadalajara, Mexico, with family and friends. Amie is the daughter of Gary Winkler and Carrie Schwenk and Jair is the son of Cipriano Laureano and Gloria Lara of Guadalajara, Mexico.

Engagement – Rice – Ramsey

Preston Ramsey &
Tammi Rice

Brian and Dawn Rice of Lodi, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Tammi, to Preston Ramsey, son of Jacqueline Ramsey of Bullhead City, Arizona and the late Philip Ramsey of Greenville, Ohio. Tammi is a 2006 graduate of Cloverleaf Senior High school and a 2011 graduate of The University of Akron. She currently teaches high school history for the Public Schools of Robeson County in Read More…

Wedding – Matejka

Chris & Aly Matejka

On June 29, 2013 at Buffalo Creek Retreat in Seville, Aly Rice and Chris Matejka became husband and wife. Elder Les Long officiated the afternoon ceremony. Matt Illig served as Best Man, Julie Rice attended as Maid of Honor, Tammi Rice, Charlie- Ann Rice, Erin Eversman, Stephanie Foster and Emily Budowanec were Bridesmaids, Preston Ramsey, Chris Casey, Kurt Eversman, Matt Pettry and Cameron Johnson were Groomsmen, Emma and Hannah Read More…

Engagement – Burchett – Eckman

Isaac Eckman &
April Burchett

Wedding bells will chime for April Leanne Burchett and Isaac Allen Eckman on July 19, 2014 at Southwest Community Baptist Church in Parma. April is the daughter of Scott and Suzette Burtoft of Medina. She is a 2006 Highland High School graduate and a Bob Jones University graduate with a bachelor’s degree in education. She is employed at Highland Local Schools as a middle school teacher and Read More…

Engagement – Creagh – Stickrod

Heather Creagh & Eric Stickrod

Matthew and Susan Creagh of Medina and Edward Stickrod of North Royalton and Micheale and Lowell Duncan of Monument, Colorado are proud to announce the engagement of their children, Heather Creagh and Eric Stickrod. Heather is a 2001 graduate of Buckeye High School and is currently a student of Cuyahoga County Community College. Eric is a 1989 graduate of Midpark High School and a 1998 graduate of Bryant & Read More…

Engagement – Andrews-Fountain

Austin Fountain & Melissa Andrews

Melissa Andrews, daughter of Rick and Lou Ann Andrews of Medina and Austin Fountain, son of Chris and Teri Fountain of Jacksonville, Florida, are pleased to announce their engagement. Melissa is a 2005 graduate of Medina Senior High School, graduated with a Bachelors of Arts in Mathematics from The University of North Florida 2009. She currently is working for the Florida Department of Health and will be starting a Read More…

Engagement – Day-Chema

Joshua Day & Amanda Chema

David and Charlene Chema of Berryville, Virginia would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda E. Chema to Joshua T. Day of Escondido, California. She is the granddaughter of Frank and Irene Haught of New Matamoras, Ohio. Joshua is the son of Marlena Day of Platte City, Missouri and Steven Day of Oceanside, California. A fall 2015 wedding is being planned.