April 17, 2014

Mostly sunny

Engagement – Provoznik – Wiggins

Sandra Provoznik and Claude Wiggins, Jr. are pleased to announce their engagement! Sandra is the daughter of Betty and Ron Kreiling and Clarence Provoznik. She is a graduate of Keystone High School and is currently working for Lorain County Courts. Claude, Jr. is the son of Claude Wiggins, Sr. and Beverly Wiggins. He is a graduate Read More…

Engagement – Burgwald – Romaniuk

Megan Burgwald &
Anthony Romaniuk

Melinda and Keith Burgwald are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan, to Anthony Romaniuk, son of Mark and Lisa Romaniuk. Megan is a 2004 Elyria High School graduate and a 2007 Lorain County Community College graduate. Anthony is a 2002 North Ridgeville High School graduate. Ron Larson will officiate the July 26, 2014, wedding at The George Clifton Barn in Avon. The couple Read More…

Proposal – Cunningham

Kurt Spaetzel &
Cassie Cunningham

Cassie, Our friendship started freshmen year, it has continued to grow from there, and I hope it continues to grow in the future. I could not ask for a better friend. I could write a whole newspaper article about how good of a friend you are, but for right now I just wrote this to Read More…

91st Birthday – Rowland

Harry Rowland, Jr

Happy birthday, Harry Rowland, Jr. who turns 91 on April 21, 2014! Family and friends are welcome to join us Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 2 to 4 p.m. at 26175 state Route 511, Wellington. Bring a picture or story to share of Harry, but no gifts, please!

Engagement – Vincent

Chrissy Vincent
& Chaz Burden

Robert and Cindy Vincent of Elyria are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Chrissy Vincent, to Chaz Burden, the son of Charlie Burden of LaGrange, and Pam Stewart of Grafton. Chrissy is a 2010 graduate of First Baptist Christian School in Elyria, and a 2012 graduate of Lorain County Joint Vocational School with a cosmetologist license from the state of Ohio. She is currently employed Read More…

Engagement – Smith – Darling

Jamie Smith
& Sean Darling

Randall and Jean Smith of Elyria, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jamie, to Sean Darling, son of Charles and Tamila Darling of Sandusky, and Sheila and Jeffrey Strohm of Sandusky. The couple will exchange vows July 19, 2014, at St. Jude Church, in Elyria. Father Frank P. Kosem will officiate. Jamie is a 2005 Elyria High School graduate and a 2009 Ohio University Read More…

Graduation – Stump


U.S. Air Force Airman Michael J. Stump, Jr. graduated from Basic Military Training on Friday, February 7, 2014, at Joint Base San Antonio – Lackland, San Antonio,Texas. The Airman completed an intensive, eight week program that included training in Military Discipline and Studies, Air Force Core Values, Physical Fitness, and Basic Warfare Principles and Skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an Associate in Applied Read More…

100th Birthday – Hammons

Mary Magdelane Hammonds

Ruth E. Johns, Great-Great- Mary Magdelene Hammons celebrated her 100th birthday Friday, October 18, 2013! A celebration was held Saturday, October 19, 2013 at the Wesleyan Village, Elyria, where she currently resides. A lifelong Elyria resident, Mary attended Bethany Baptist Church in her earlier years, and always enjoyed cooking, baking, shopping, and reading her Bible. Read More…

5 Generations

Barbara Glass, Ruth E. Johns,
Jailen Lockett, Brooke Glass
& Margaret Frederick

Ruth E. Johns, Great-Great- Grandmother, 98 years, Margaret R. Frederick, Great-Grandmother, Barbara Glass, Grandmother Brooke Glass, Mother Jailen Lockett, Son

Birth – Simon

Rylie Ann Simon

A beautiful baby girl named Rylie Ann Simon was born Saturday, September 28th, 2013 at 5:38pm at St. John Medical Center, Westlake. She weighed 6 pounds 12 ounces and was 20 inches long. She was welcomed by her parents Kelly Long and Dustin Simon; her grandmother, Laurie Long; aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. Welcome Read More…