May 27, 2015

Partly sunny

Wedding – Simek – Summers

Cheynoa Skye Simek & Nicholas Edward Summers

Nicholas Edward Summers and Cheynoa Skye Simek will become husband and wife Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. Wedding vows will be recited at Birmingham United Methodist Church with a reception following at The Nolan Barn, Fitchfield River Road, Wakeman. Attending the couple are maid of honor, Nikita McMann; bridesmaids, Candice Caskey, Megan Walker, Kirsten (KT) Tennant, Read More…

50th Anniversary – Daniels

Kay & Pete Daniels

A surprise 50th anniversary party, catered by Big Dog, was given to Pete and Kay (McQuaid) Daniels on Aug. 16, 2014, by their son, Kevin and wife, Gisella and son, Kyle and wife, Traci, as well as their three grandsons, and special friends, Delores and Pete Avery. The couple was married Aug. 14, 1964, in Read More…

50th Anniversary – Blevins

John & Clare Blevins

John and Clare (Monschein) Blevins, of Elyria, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple met in 1961 at the Lincoln Park Ballroom in Lorain. At the time, Clare was a student nurse in the MB Johnson School of Nursing at Elyria Memorial Hospital and John was a State Highway Patrolman, who had just transferred Read More…

Engagement – Darling

Sean & Jamie Darling

Randy and Jeannie Smith are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Jamie to Sean Darling, son of Chuck and Tami Darling and Sheila and Jeff Strohm. Father Frank Kosem celebrated the wedding of Jamie and Sean at St. Jude Church in Elyria on July 19, 2014. The bridal party consisted of Megan Flanagan, Read More…

Wedding – Begley

Joseph P.  & Christine

On Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, Christine Bracken and Joseph P. Begley exchanged wedding vows in a small, private ceremony at Lakeview Park in Lorain. Reverend Stephen Crandall officiated the nuptials witnessed by family and friends. Christine is the daughter of Carolyn and Marcus Washington of San Diego, California. Joseph is the son of Joseph J. Read More…

65th Anniversary – Heard


Doris & Eugene Heard Sept. 7, 1949, In the township of Eaton on Butternut Ridge Where two mighty oak trees stand Planted there in ’49, is where it all began Upon the Ridge they raised five kids Together with the Lord they planned No matter how far their children roam They’re always welcome home Like Read More…

11th Anniversary – Heard

Pamela & Steven Heard

Rings were exchanged Covenants made Church bells sang Praise to our King Rejoicing our union God’s blessings too Our lives together began anew. Happy 11th anniversary, Pamela Sue, my loving wife I love you! Your husband, Steven

50th Anniversary – Montgomery

Ann & Frank Montgomery

Ann and Frank Montgomery, of Elyria, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 4, 2014! The couple met at Glenville State College, in Glenville, W.Va. They were married on Sept. 4, 1964, at the First Baptist Church on Washington Avenue in Elyria. The Rev. Woodrow McCaleb officiated their wedding vows, and friends Judy and David Long Read More…

50th Anniversary – Porter

Alan & Lois Porter

Alan and Lois (nee Peterson) Porter recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple met at Elyria Roll Arena in 1957 and were high school sweethearts. The Rev. Henline performed the wedding ceremony uniting Alan and Lois, Sept. 5, 1964, at St. John Lutheran Church in Elyria (now the site of Burger King). Lois was Read More…

1st Anniversary – Sword

Amanda & James Sword

Congratulations, Amanda and James Sword, on celebrating your first wedding anniversary! Amanda works for Anchor Lodge Nursing Home. She enjoys running and softball. James is an Elyria police officer. He enjoys bike riding and softball. The couple love being surrounded by family. Jim has three children, Sasha Grimm, Damian Grimm and Alannah Sword, as well Read More…