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Article By: Bachman

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 by Bachman in Social News

Couple celebrates

60 years of marriage

Donald and Janet (Ziegler) Bachman of Schnecksville, North Whitehall Township, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary July 11.

They were married in the former Fogelsville Evangelical and Reformed Church, with the Rev. William Wolford officiating.

The couple has five children: Douglas; Daniel; Donald and his wife, Kathy; David and his wife, Sandi; and Jane Campbell and her husband, Tim.

They have six grandchildren,...

Article By: Short-DePoe

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 by Short-DePoe in Social News

Couple plans

May 2014 nuptials

Dr. and Mrs. Glenn Short of Macungie announce the engagement of their daughter, Karen Alison Short, to Philip Michael DePoe, son of Scott DePoe and Mr. and Mrs. Steve Siegel of York.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Emmaus High School and Duquesne University.

She is employed by the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

Her fiance graduated from York Catholic High School, York, and The Pennsylvania State...

Article By: Waterman

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 by Waterman in Social News

Couple celebrates

50 years of marriage

Harry and Millidine (Clauser) Waterman of Hereford celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 22.

They were married in Emmaus.

The couple has three sons and five grandchildren.

The Watermans are owners of H.R. Waterman Meat Market, Hereford Township, Berks County.

Article By: The Press

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 by The Press in Social News



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8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer

9 a.m. Holy Communion

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Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service

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Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor...

Article By: Hausman

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 by Hausman in Social News

Former Orefield couple

celebrates 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Herbert F. Hausman of Chesterfield, Mo., celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with family and friends June 1 at a dinner at Morton's Steak House, Clayton, Mo.

Mr. and Mrs. Hausman were married May 30, 1953, in Ziegels Church, Breinigsville, Upper Macungie Township, by the late Rev. Robert Laubach.

Herbert is retired from Mack Trucks, Inc. Elva is retired as a secretary from Faith Evangelical Free...

CASD approves final budget

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 by MARK RECCEK in Local News

The final 2013-14 Catasauqua Area School District budget has been given split-vote approval by board members.

By a vote of 6-3, the budget was approved during a special school board meeting June 24.

Voting in opposition to the budget were board members Dawn Berrigan, Christine Naegel and Sally Reiss.

The approved, final budget amounts to $25,852,142 and includes a millage rate for Catasauqua residents of 16.31 or a .35-mill increase (2.1 percent) and 52.14 mills or a .67...

'...We hold these truths ...'

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 by PAUL CMIL Special to The Press in Local News

With each passing year, Catasauqua's July 4 reading of the Declaration of Independence gets bigger and better. In keeping with local tradition, American Legion Post 215, presented the colors and a 21-gun salute.

With the parking lot at the historic George Taylor House filled to overflowing and the lawn reserved with chairs, the Rev. Bob Stevens, pastor of the Zion Reformed United Church of Christ, Allentown, read the Declaration of Independence. The stage was set at the recently...