May 30, 2015


Wedding – Ellison

Jake & Bethany Ellison

On a cool autumn afternoon, Oct. 22, 2014, at Carrigan Farms in Mooresville, N.C., Bethany D. Wickes became the wife of Jacob R. Ellison. Family and friends from Ohio, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Missouri, North Dakota and Scotland were present for the wedding and reception. The bride was attended by her maid of honor, Read More…

Engagement – Vilagi – Reedy


Dan and Angie Vilagi announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristin Vilagi, to Matthew Reedy, son of Steve and Nancy Reedy of Hiram. The couple met at their alma mater, Ohio University, in Athens. The future bride received her bachelor’s degree in speech and language science and recently received her master’s degree from Kent State Read More…

50th Birthday – Kelly


Happy 50th birthday, Gina “Our Little Ground Hog” Feb. 2, 1965

Engagement – Cabbil-Ewing

Alesia Kamil Cabbil & Michael Ewing

Alesia Kamil Cabbil and Michael Ewing are pleased to announce their plans to be married on Aug. 8, 2015. Alesia is the daughter of Alex and Ann Cabbil of Sheffield. She is a 2002 graduate of Brookside High School, in Sheffield Lake, and a 2006 graduate of the University of Cincinnati with a bachelor’s degree Read More…

90th Birthday – May


Jack May recently celebrated his 90th birthday at a small party hosted by his children, Rhonda Kerzie and Rodney May. He was born Jan. 19, 1925, in Logan, West Virginia, was a WWII veteran, and was married to his high school sweetheart, Beatrice Ellis for 57 years. Jack moved to Elyria in 1959 after working Read More…

Engagement – Hoover – Fodera

David Hoover & Christie Fodera

David John Hoover and Christie Lee Fodera are pleased to announce their plans to be married June 20, 2015. Christie is the daughter of Frank and Nancy Fodera of Ballston Spa, N.Y. She is a 2007 graduate of Ballston Spa High School in Ballston Spa, N.Y., and a 2011 graduate of Niagara University in Lewiston, Read More…

100th Birthday – DeArmon

Leta DeArmon

Happy 100th birthday to Leta DeArmon, who was born Jan. 14, 1915. A century celebration was held in her honor at the Abbewood on Dec. 6, 2014, for family and friends.

Wedding – Wiggins


On June 20, 2014, Sandra Provonik and Claude Wiggins Jr. exchanged wedding vows. The honorable Judge Gary C. Bennett officiated the private ceremony. Tyan Gause-Gilmore attended as matron of honor and Desmond Mitchell, brother of the groom was best man. A reception followed at Wolfey’s Bistro & Pub in Elyria, where many close friends and Read More…

1st Anniversary – Chambers III

Tracey & Howard Chambers III

Being with you makes me feel like our anniversary is every single day. I have been blessed with you by my side, and I cherish you. I love you. Happy anniversary. — Tracey & Howard Chambers III, Nov. 9, 2013

Wedding – Kirschner


Jennifer Baker and Kyle Kirschner exchanged wedding vows on Oct. 25, 2014, at Hemlock Hills Wedding Chapel, near the Great Smokey Mountains in Gatlinburg, Tenn. The Rev. Jeff Ownby officiated the afternoon ceremony. Family and friends joined the couple for a weekend long celebration at Crantzdorf Lodge in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Angela Fowl attended as of Read More…