• Happy First Birthday, Espen Cullen Strain

    Happy first birthday to Espen Cullen Strain on March 15. Espen is the son of Jana and Nyle Strain of Ochlockonee Bay. Maternal grandparents are Jan and Mary Tollefsen, also of Ochlockonee Bay and paternal grandparents are Dale and Darlene Ellenbarger of Martinsville, Ohio.


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  • Nyle and Strain announce birth of baby girl

    Ronald Nyle and Jana Strain, of Ochlockonee Bay, welcomed a baby girl, Aeven Elise Strain, on Sept. 28 at 1:35 p.m.

    She weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Her maternal grandparents are Andre and Mary Tollefsen of Ochlockonee Bay.

    Her paternal grandparents are Dale and Darlene Ellenbarger of Martinsville, Ohio.


  • Happy first birthday

    Zach Harris celebrated his first birthday on Oct. 15 in Washington, D.C., with family and friends.

    He was born on Oct. 17, 2010, in Atlanta, Ga.

    He is the son of Andrew and Clarissa Linton Harris.

    He is the grandson of John and Toni Harris of Atlanta, and Sid and Isabella Linton of Rockingham, N.C.

  • Happy first birthday

    Ethan James Koon celebrated his first birthday on Sept. 29.

    His parents are Perry and Tricia Koon of Alachua.

    He has two sisters, Dilyn Brooke and Shelby Lynn.

    His maternal grandparents are Mrs. and Mrs. Harlan Chestnut of Crawfordville.

    His paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Perry Koon of Williston.


  • Weltman to wed Feigeles

    Mr. And Mrs. Joseph and Claire Feigeles of Lyndhurst, Ohio, are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Michelle Feigeles, of Richmond Heights, Ohio, to Michael J. Weltman.

    Weltman is the son of June Kiner, Willoughby Hills, Ohio, and grandson of  100-year-old Esther Saginor, S. Euclid, Ohio.

    Weltman is a Mortgage Banker and Florida Sales Manager for FirstBank, based in Tennessee, specializing in senior products.

    A November 2011 wedding in Cleveland, Ohio, is planned at The Temple Tifereth Israel.

  • Happy first birthday, Isabella

    Isabella Grace Hopkins will celebrate her first birthday on Oct. 7.

    She is the daughter of Brandon and Amber Hopkins of Crawfordville.

    Her maternal grandparents are Kathy O’Donnell of Lodi, Ohio, and Bryan Askey of Mansifield, Ohio.

    Her paternal grandparents are Hollis Hopkins and Pauline Giddens of Crawfordville.

    Her maternal great-grandparents are Jim and June Askey of Mansifield, Ohio.

    Her paternal great-grandparents are Paul and Edith Giddens of Crawfordville.

  • Vause will wed Blakeslee

    Brittany Renee Blakeslee and Trey Vause, both of Crawfordville, announce their engagement.

    She is the daughter of Dale and Christina Blakeslee of Crawfordville.

    He is the son of Chuck and Tracy Vause of Sopchoppy.

    Bride-elect’s  grandmother is Gerry Conlon of Margaretville N.Y.

    The groom-elect’s grandparents are Bobby and Loraine Vause of Sopchoppy.

    The bride-elect graduated from Tallahassee Community College’s RN program last April and is currently a nurse at Tallahassee
    Medical Hospital.

  • Reception for Christie June 25

    Nicholas Christie graduated from the Art Institute of Jacksonville with a bachelor’s in fine arts in digital filmmaking on June 18.
    During his sophomore year in high school, he produced the documentary which won NWF’s Youth Conservationist of the year, on Wakulla County’s river systems, “Paradise in Peril.”
    He is the son of Connie Christie and the late Michael Christie.

  • Khloe Johnson is turning 1

    Khloe LeAnn Johnson will celebrate her first birthday on June 24.
    Her parents are Christopher and Carissa Johnson of Crawfordville.
    Maternal grandparents are Tracy Sanders of Crawfordville and Al Thomas Jr. of Crawfordville.
    Paternal grandparents are Jeff and Patricia Johnson of Crawfordville.
    Maternal great-grandparents are Tommy and Kathy Sanders of Sopchoppy, Wilbur Jr. and Loyce Reeves of Tallahassee and Rosa Simmions of Crawfordville.
    Paternal great-grandparents are John and Christina Johnson of Crawfordville.