July 5, 2015

Partly sunny

Engagement – Spaetzel – Loeser

Raymond Gilbert Loeser and Karie Ann Spaetzel are pleased to announce their plans to be married later this year. Karie is the daughter of Steven and Susan Spaetzel of Avon. She is a 2005 graduate of Avon High School, a 2009 graduate of Ohio University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism, and a 2014 graduate Read More…

50th Anniversary – Krynock


Childhood sweethearts Ann Marie (Mazur) and John Krynock, of Valley City, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary! They were married Oct. 24, 1964, at St. Joseph’s Church in Marblehead. They are active members of St. Martin’s Church, Valley City. Ann Marie and John have two daughters, Lori (Daymond) Tipton and Lynne (Jason) Wilhelm; six grandchildren.

Achievement – Fide

Julia Fide, a junior at the University of Mount Union, pledged and was initiated into Delta Sigma Tau Sorority and Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity. On Feb. 20, 2015, Julia performed with the Wind Ensemble at the Gala Weekend Celebration that marked the opening of the University of Mount Union’s Giese Center for the Performing Read More…

90th Birthday – Balliet

World War II veteran and longtime Valley City resident Emil Balliet turns 90 years old this March. Emil served in the United States Navy during the war, stationed in the South Pacific serving with the Seabees on the island of Guam. The Navy veteran will spend his 90th birthday surrounded by his children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, Read More…

65th Anniversary – Yergin

Max Yergin and Jerrie (Haulk), of Lodi, were married March 5, 1950, by the Rev. Eastman at the Sullivan Congregational Church. Jerrie was a Girl Scout leader and a Sunday school teacher while her family was at home. Max, a World War II Navy veteran is a retired auto parts manager. They have three daughters Read More…

Engagement – Schuck – Becker

Robert and Patricia Schuck, of Medina, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Abigail Erin Schuck to Troy Alexander Becker, son of Dale Becker and Carol Marturano-Becker of Bath. The future bride will receive a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree this May from the University of Findlay. She will pursue either a residency in Read More…

16th Birthday – Roe

D.J. Roe

On Feb. 18, 2015, D.J. Roe will celebrate his 16th birthday. D.J. is in the 10th grade at Cloverleaf High School. Poppa, great gram, Grandma and Grandpa Krueger and family wish D.J. a happy birthday!

50th Anniversary – Winchip

Lynn & Wayne Winchip

Feb.13, 2015, Lynn and Wayne Winchip celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Both are long time residents of Medina and members of Medina First Baptist Church. Wayne volunteers at the SPCA and Lynn serves at the Cups Cafe. Their children, Nate Winchip and Stephanie Wiza, also reside in Ohio. Lynn and Wayne enjoy their four grandchildren: Read More…

50th Anniversary – Hayes

Patrick & Mary Hayes

There will be a party this spring to celebrate the 50th wedding anniversary of Mary and Patrick Hayes. The couple was married on Jan. 23, 1965, in Denver, Colo. They have two children, Timothy Hayes (wife Michelle) of Dayton and Andrea Bartel (husband Stephen) of Hinckley and two grandchildren. Mary enjoys traveling, hiking, quilting and Read More…

Congratulations – Blackburn

Joshua Blackburn

Joshua Blackburn graduated from the Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island on Dec. 5, 2014. His proud parents are Joseph and Kelley Blackburn of Medina. In May 2014, Joshua graduated from Medina High School and the Medina County Career Center.