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Battling heartworm disease

Dear Readers: “HEARTWORMS” — the word itself is scary, but prevention and treatment are possible. Heartworm disease can result in lung damage and heart failure in dogs and cats. Symptoms? Coughing, tiredness, trouble breathing and weight loss. Prevention of heartworm is the ...

‘Bark in the Park’ set Oct. 7 in St. Clairsville

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The St. Clairsville Parks and Recreation will be hosting its annual Bark In The Park at 1 p.m. Oct. 7 at the amphitheater off Sugar Street. Registration for participants begins at noon and ending at 12:45 p.m. with judging starting at 1 p.m. Join in the fun by entering ...

Ohio Valley native writes ‘Chicken Soup’ military story

WHEELING — After 1st Lt. Daren M. Hidalgo paid the ultimate sacrifice for his country in Afghanistan, Wheeling native Sarah Kemp found herself in search of a way to express her feelings about the man she met and fell in love with while in Kandahar as a member of the USO. So she started ...

Happy early Halloween and merry Christmas

Last week we were on vacation and on the last day of it my husband decided to drag out his favorite holiday decorations — Halloween. This delighted our son Henry as he got to play with the giant bendy spider with red rhinestone-like eyes that we purchased last year. I don’t think he ...

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HAYES (9-3)

JESSICA LYNN ZUZAK, TREVOR LAINE HAYES

JESSICA LYNN ZUZAK, TREVOR LAINE HAYES Ron and Bonnie Zuzak of St. Clairsville announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Lynn, to Trevor Laine Hayes, son of Diane Boniey of Follansbee and Jeff and Carla Hayes of Valley Grove. Jessica is a 2008 graduate of St. Clairsville High ...

BIELA (9-3)

CASEY ELIZABETH TUCKER, MICHAEL ADAM BIELA

CASEY ELIZABETH TUCKER, MICHAEL ADAM BIELA Casey Elizabeth Tucker and Michael Adam Biela announce their engagement. Tucker is the daughter of Tony and Kathy Cupp of Wheeling, and the late Edward Tucker. Biela is the son of Richard and Pamela Biela of Shadyside. The bride-to-be is a 2007 ...

SABLE (8-27)

LAUREN NICOLE SABLE, RONALD DEAN THOMAS II Engagement

LAUREN NICOLE SABLE, RONALD DEAN THOMAS II Tom and Janice Sable of Bellaire announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Nicole Sable, to Ronald Dean Thomas II, son of of Ron and Donna Thomas of Martins Ferry. The bride to be is a 2008 graduate of St. John Central High School and is a ...

BAKER (8-20)

CARISSA RACHELLE BAKER, TYLER SCOTT MOORE

CARISSA RACHELLE BAKER, TYLER SCOTT MOORE Carissa Rachelle Baker of Woodsfield and Tyler Scott Moore of Belmont announce their engagement. Carissa is the daughter of Lisa and Kenneth Meyer Jr. of Marietta and Randy Baker and Mel Rodriguez of Glencoe. She is a 2002 graduate of Monroe ...

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CROCKER (9-17)

MR. & MRS. GREGORY CROCKER

MR. & MRS. GREGORY CROCKER Gregory and Marianne (Poch) Crocker of Centerville, Ohio, were united in marriage on Sept. 3, 2016. Greg is the son of Phillip and Sandra Crocker of Fishers, Ind. He is employed as the manager of cyber engineering at Northrup Grumman in Dayton. Marianne is the ...

O'BRIEN (9-17)

MR. & MRS. MICHAEL O’BRIEN

MR. & MRS. MICHAEL O’BRIEN Jill Nicole Habursky and Michael John O’Brien were united in marriage on July 22 at The Church of the Gesu, University Heights, Ohio, with the Rev. Thomas Acker, S.J., officiating. A reception was held at The Country Club at Pepper Pike, Ohio. Jill is the ...

YOST (8-27)

MR. & MRS. ANTHONY J. YOST

MR. & MRS. ANTHONY J. YOST Emily Ann Harris and Anthony J. Yost were united in marriage on Aug. 26 in Emerson. The ceremony was officiated by the groom’s cousin, Mark Jones. The bride was escorted by her father with the bride and groom’s immediate family present. A reception was ...

MAYHUGH (8-27)

MR. & MRS. MICHAEL MAYHUGH

MR. & MRS. MICHAEL MAYHUGH Cara Renae Ratcliff and Michael James Mayhugh were united in marriage on June 24, 2017, at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Columbus, Ohio. The Rev. Daniel Clark officiated at the double ring ceremony. Cara is the daughter of Kimberly ...

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MR. & MRS. MICHAEL SHUCKER 50th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. MICHAEL SHUCKER 50th wedding anniversary Michael and Nancy Schucker celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 16. They were united in marriage at the Grace United Presbyterian Church by the Rev. Jack Winnett on Sept. 16, 1967. Mike is the son of the late Leroy ...

GRETCHEN (9-17)

MR. & MRS. RICH GRETCHEN 50th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. RICH GRETCHEN 50th wedding anniversary Rich and Martha Gretchen of Bridgeport celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 9. They were married Sept. 9, 1967, at St. Joseph Church, Wolfhurst, by the Rev. Father Robert Krauter. Rich is the son of the late Steve and ...

WOODS (9-17)

MR. & MRS. ROLIE WOODS 60th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. ROLIE WOODS 60th wedding anniversary Rolie and Shelva Woods celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Sept. 7. They were united in marriage at the McMechen Methodist Church by the late Rev. Lowery on Sept. 7, 1957. Rolie is the son of the late Wallace and Edith Woods ...

MR. & MRS. ROLIE WOODS 60th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. ROLIE WOODS 60th wedding anniversary Rolie and Shelva Woods celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Sept. 7. They were united in marriage at the McMechen Methodist Church by the late Rev. Lowery on Sept. 7, 1957. Rolie is the son of the late Wallace and Edith Woods ...