February 12, 2016


Engagement – Huffman – Canfield


Returning to the United States from studying abroad in France, Ashley Huffman received the surprise of her life! Kyle Canfield was waiting at the airport with a sign with her name on it, and upon turning it over, a question was printed on it: “Will you marry me?” She must have said “yes,” because the Read More…

Engagement – Kudla – Olee


Paul and Mary Fran Kudla of Medina announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Elizabeth, to Christopher Alan Olee, son of Christopher and Aleen Olee of Valley City. Emily is a graduate of the University of Akron School of Nursing and is a registered nurse at Akron Children’s Hospital’s neonatal intensive care unit. Christopher is Read More…

Engagement – Hoffman – Casterline


Corissa Mae Hoffman and Chase William Lee Casterline, together with their parents, are pleased to announce their engagement. Corissa is the daughter of Regina and Matthew Hoffman of Lodi. She is a 2010 graduate of Black River High School, a 2011 graduate of the Medina County Career Center for dental assistance and a 2015 graduate Read More…

50th Anniversary – Litkovitz


Kathy (Reising) and Ted Litkovitz celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 5, 2016. The couple met at the Turnpike Lanes Bowling Alley in Elyria. They were married at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Lorain by the Rev. Timothy Lynch. Kathy is a graduate of Clearview High School (class of 1961) and attended Kent State Read More…

Engagement – Orchard – LaHue


Emily Frances Orchard and Phillip Duncan LaHue, together with their parents, are pleased to announce their engagement. Emily is the daughter of Andrea and Mark Orchard, of Wadsworth. She earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Case Western Reserve University and is an operating room nurse at Southwest General Health Center in Berea. Phillip is Read More…

Achievement – Ellis


Congratulations Jennifer Ellis, of Lorain, for being named to the Dean’s List at the University of Cincinnati Education Program. Jennifer is the daughter of Denise Ellis and Steve Ellis of Lorain. We are so proud of you!

90th Birthday – Karson


The family and friends of Dorothy L. (Murphy) Karson would like you to share a special birthday wish for her 90th birthday, Feb. 21, 2016. Dorothy will celebrate with her family at The Oaks. Those in attendance will include her four children, Dr. Jeffrey Karson, Dr. Patrick Karson, Gail Karson and Ann Parker as well Read More…

50th Anniversary – Meadows


Keith and Patricia (Tarhalla) Meadows celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner on Thurs., Dec. 31, 2015. The couple are also planning a trip to Hawaii. Keith and Pat were married on Dec. 31, 1965, at St. Mary Church in Elyria, where they are still members. The Reverend Joseph Lang officiated. Just days Read More…

Congratulations – Sanicky


Cady A. Sanicky (nee Sturgill), of Medina, graduated from Ashland University, summa cum laude, at the fall semester commencement exercises held on Dec. 19, 2015, at the Main Campus in the Kates Gymnasium, Ashland Ohio. She received her bachelor of science in education degree (K-3). Currently, she is a licensed substitute teacher in the Medina Read More…

Congratulations – Sturgill


Pfc. Colton C. Sturgill, of Valley City, graduated from U.S. Army basic combat and advanced individual training exercises on Sept. 18, 2015, from Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. His military occupation specialty is 12 bravo, combat engineer, and he is currently a member of Ohio Army National Guard unit 811th Engineer Company (SAPPER) in Amanda, Ohio. Read More…