Births/Birthdays

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Salem Regional Medical CenterDaughter, Emily Claire Martig, born June 14, to Bradley and Kristin Martig of Berlin Center.Emily weighed 10 pounds and 1 ounce. She joins two siblings, Alexis, 5; and Anthony, 3.Maternal grandparents are James and Joy Ludt.Paternal grandparents are Earl and Connie ...

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Salem Regional Medical CenterSon, Kamden Jace Blatch, born June 24, to Aaron and Kimberly Blatch, 18717 Forbes Road, Wellsville.Kamden weighed 7 pounds and 13.3 ounces. He joins a sister, Kinzley, 2.Maternal grandparents are Timothy and Danielle Strabley of Salineville.Paternal grandparents are ...

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Salem Regional Medical CenterSon, Royce Michael Abdalla, born June 28, to Michael and Johnna Abdalla, 14740 state Route 213, Hammondsville.Royce weighed 8 pounds and 9 ounces. He joins four siblings, Taylor, 17; Brody, 9; Carmen, 2; and Lincoln, 1.Maternal grandparents are Ted Tsesmilles of ...

Centenarian to be feted at reunion

SEBRING-A family reunion in July will end with a special celebration in honor of Martha Corbett's 100th birthday.By 1971, the children of Harvey Grey Thompson Sr. and Blanche Logan Amos Thompson were scattered around the country-Arizona, California, Florida, New Jersey and Ohio. That year, ...

Kensington resident turning 101 years

KENSINGTON-Mary (James) Benson of Kensington will soon celebrate her 101st birthday.She was born in Jobs, Ohio, on July 22, 1915, to Evan and Ruth James.Mary graduated from Minerva High School in 1933 and was married to the late Paul Benson. She is the oldest member of St. Philip Neri Catholic ...

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Salem Regional Medical CenterA son, Parker Richard Rothwell, born on June 21 to Emily May and Zachary Rothwell of Jones Drive, Salem.Parker was 7 pounds, 4.2 ounces.Maternal grandparents are Denise Helman and Tom May.Paternal grandparents are Steve and Sherri Rothwell of Salem.

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Salem Regional Medical CenterDaughter, Lillian Ruth Stryffeler, born June 11, to Adam and Natalie Stryffeler, 4829 Slater Road, Salem.Lillian weighed 6 pounds and 9 ounces. She joins three siblings, Louden, 10; Marin, 8; and Holden, 5.Maternal grandparents are Russell and Pamela Kiko of ...

Copeland Oaks resident to mark 100 years

SEBRING-Virginia Althouse will be honored on the occasion of her 100th birthday from 2 to 4 p.m. June 12 at Copeland Oaks in Sebring. Family and friends are invited to the festivities to be held in the main building, Williamsburg Room.Mrs. Althouse was born in Salem and has resided in Newton ...

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Salem Regional Medical CenterDaughter Josephine Ines Townsend, born May 21, to Jacob Richard Townsend and Annabel Ines Reyes, 14291 New Buffalo Road, Columbiana.Josephine weighed 6 pounds and 8 ounces. She joins a sister, Mariela Irene Townsend, 2.Maternal grandparents are Anna Rodriguez of ...

Copeland Oaks resident to mark 100 years

SEBRING-Virginia Althouse will be honored on the occasion of her 100th birthday from 2 to 4 p.m. June 12 at Copeland Oaks in Sebring. Family and friends are invited to the festivities to be held in the main building, Williamsburg Room.Mrs. Althouse was born in Smethport, Pa., and has resided in ...

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Out of townSon, Jack Henry Bender, born April 23 at Grant Medical Center, to Tyler and Beth Bender of Columbus.Jack weighed 7 pounds and 9 ounces and was 19 inches long.Maternal grandparents are Eric and Michelle Shasteen of Salem.Paternal grandparents are Sam and Ginger Bender of Salem.

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Out of townDaughter, Laney Elizabeth Kennedy, born May 1 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center, to Zach and Ashley Kennedy of Hanoverton.Laney weighed 7 pounds and 13 ounces and was 21 inches long.Maternal grandparents are Dan and Becky Kibler of Hanoverton.Maternal great-grandparents are Jack and ...

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Out of townSon, Mason Richard, born April 30 at Lake West Medical Center in Willoughby, to Matthew and Jenna Bica of Mentor.Maternal grandparents are Richard and Diane Shaffer of Alliance.Paternal grandparents are Thomas and Vickie Bica of East Palestine.

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Salem Regional Medical CenterDaughter, Mackenzie Jane Smith, born May 2 at Salem Regional Medical Center, to Brian and Amanda Smith of Lisbon.Mackenzie weighed 7 pounds, 1.5 ounces and was 20 inches long.Maternal grandparents are Rick and Julie Adkins of East Liverpool.Maternal ...

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Salem Regional Medical CenterSon, Reece Anthony Chaffin, born April 21, to Robert and Lauri Chaffin, 659 E. School St., Salem.Reece weighed 6 pounds and 13.6 ounces. He joins two siblings, Austin, 9; and Harper, 2.Maternal grandparents are Lance and Billie Durham of Lisbon.Paternal grandparents ...

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Salem Regional Medical CenterSon, Evan Alexander McCullough, born April 7 at Salem Regional Medical Center, to Jill and Ryan McCullough of East Palestine.Evan weighed 6 pounds and 15.5 ounces at birth.Maternal grandparents are Vickie and Thomas Bica of East Palestine.Paternal grandparents are ...

Dole plant restarts production after listeria outbreak

SPRINGFIELD (AP) - Officials say limited production has restarted at a Dole processing plant after an outbreak of listeriosis linked to the western Ohio facility has ended. The Springfield News-Sun reports company officials say production will expand in the coming weeks. Listeria is a type ...

Stella Hillyer marks 98 years

LISBON-Stella Hillyer, formerly of Kensington, celebrated her 98th birthday on April 18 with 17 friends and family attending the festivities at Vista Center in Lisbon.She has a daughter, Sherri (Glenn) Pitts of Hanoverton; a daughter-in-law, Libby May of Salem; a sister, Mary Saltsman of ...

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Salem Regional Medical CenterSon, Lincoln Bryce Gorby, born March 14, to Keith and Jamie Martin, 507 Aetna St., Salem.Lincoln weighed 6 pounds and 8 ounces. He joins four siblings, Izabella, 8; Madolyn, 7; Emmah, 5; and Bentley, 3.Maternal grandparents are Nathan and Becky Gorby of ...

Ruth Margaret Morgan

KENSINGTON - Ruth Margaret Morgan, 79, of Kensington, died Monday at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Ga.She was born Aug. 13, 1936 in Duluth, Minn., to Herman H. and Ruth Young Eelkema.She retired in 1982 from the University of North Dakota where she was the Director of Grants and ...