May 27, 2015

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Wedding – Odom


Elizabeth Magargee and Phillip Odom were united in marriage on July 12, 2014, by the Rev. David Odom and David Wallover at Ardmore Baptist Church in Winston-Salem, N.C. The reception was held at The Old Salem Visitor Center. The couple honeymooned in Wrightsville Beach and currently reside in Bloomington, Ind. Liz is the daughter of Read More…

Engagement – Cheseldine-Snook


Sherri (Steve) Smith of Canton and Tim (Karen) Snook are pleased to announce the engagement of their son Christopher Snook to Colleen Cheseldine of Washington, D.C. Colleen is the daughter of Jack and Theresa Cheseldine of Waldorf, Maryland. She graduated from Thomas Stone High School in 2007 and graduated with a BA in athletic training Read More…

Engagement – Howland-Thompson


Kathryn Marie Howland and Donald Henry Thompson and their parents are delighted to announce their engagement. Kathryn is the daughter of Becky and Terry Howland of Medina and Hilton Head, S.C. She is a graduate of Capital University in Columbus. Upon graduation she was employed with Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus. She is currently employed Read More…

Birth – Davis


Liliana Irene Davis was delivered into the welcoming arms of her excited parents, Michael and Shvonne Davis, on Oct. 10, 2014. Weighing in at 7 lbs. 11 oz. and measuring 20 inches long, Liliana made her debut at Medina General Hospital. She will reside in Medina with her parents. Proud grandparents are Tom and Joyce Read More…

Wedding – Kelly


Alicia Melillo and Braeden Kelly were united in marriage July 19, 2014, at St. Martin of Tours in Valley City by Father Thomas Dunphy. The bride was attended by maid of honor, Julie Melillo, and bridesmaids, Allison Bovissutno, Sarah Ewing, Jessica Coyne and Amanda Misencik. The groom was attended by best man, Mark Kelly, and Read More…

86th Birthday – Christie


Happy big 86th birthday, Charlie Christie! Oct. 6, 2014.

50th Anniversary – Watkins


Happy 50th anniversary, Beverly and Billy Watkins! The couple were married on Oct. 17, 1964, by the Rev. Charles Gallihue at the Pilgrim Holiness Church in Cleveland. A family celebration will be held at a later date. Beverly continues to be a homemaker and enjoys gardening. Billy, Sr., is a retired truck driver. He now Read More…

Wedding – McGuiness


Brittany Brulport and Aaron McGuiness were united in marriage July 26, 2014, by the Rev. David Nevergall at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron. Attending the bride and groom were matron of honor, Catherine Brulport; bridesmaids, Carissa McGuiness, Ashley Kelley, Aubrey Markota, Amanda Hoggarth; best man, Andy Hoggarth; ushers, Nate Brulport, Brian Garretson, David Read More…

85th Birthday – Thomas


Happy 85th birthday Velma L. Thomas! Velma was born Oct. 28, the daughter of Raymond and Mary Thomas. She has been a Medina resident for more than 50 years. Family and friends are invited to help celebrate with a surprise birthday card shower. Please mail no later than Oct. 14, 2014, to: Velma L. Thomas, Read More…

75th Birthday – Dash


Happy 75th birthday, Bill Dash! Bill was born Sept. 17, 1939, in the little borough of West Newton, Penn. A lifelong, towel-waving Steelers fan, he graduated from West Newton High and travelled to the other side of the state to become a proud, clarinet-playing marching Leopard at Lafayette College. He took time off in the Read More…