Monthly Archives: February 2022

Memorial Day flag planting efforts require volunteers

Volunteers were called on Monday to help place miniature American flags for Memorial Day at every grave on the grounds of Riverside National Cemetery. At least 200 volunteers are needed to perform the Flag for Every Hero tradition at the 900-acre National Cemetery, the fourth largest of its kind nationwide, …

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Obituaries, February 28, 2022 | obituaries

Cynthia Marie DiBlasio Cynthia Marie DiBlasio, 64, of Murray, Kentucky, died Thursday, February 24, 2022 at Baptist Health in Paducah, Kentucky. She was born on September 16, 1957 in Tampa, Florida. She was a pharmacy technician at AM Pharm Inc. in Parsons, Tennessee. Her father, William Echols, preceded her in …

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Obituary: Nancy Everson – Keweenaw Report

As received from the Reid Funeral Service and Chapel: Nancy L. (Collins) Everson, 82, of L’Anse, MI, held hands with her daughter, Deanna (Everson) Lindstrom, breathed her last breath in this Bayside world at 1:30 a.m. on Friday, February 25, 2022 Village, L’Anse, where she has lived since 2014. Her …

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Senate bills would open state lands to off-road vehicle use

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Two bills introduced to the Legislature aim to create opportunities for motorized vehicle driving on public lands in West Virginia, specifically in wildlife management areas, state parks and state forests. Senate Bill 565 seeks to create a “wildlife viewing” brand where people could buy the brand and …

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Kimber Fox | The citizen

FOX, KIMBER LEE from Ortonville, Michigan; died February 24, 2022. She was 56 years old. Kimber was born on November 2, 1965 in Detroit, Michigan to Robert Lee and Sandra Lee (née McGregor) Adkins. She married Gary Fox on October 1, 1988 in Waterford, Michigan. She is survived by her …

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Yale New Haven prices are often “buried” | Connecticut and Surroundings

Should the forthcoming sale of Manchester Memorial and Rockville General hospitals to Yale New Haven Health System be approved, patients would still face the same obstacles in determining rough cost estimates for various procedures. A federal law introduced on Jan. 1, 2021 under former President Donald J. Trump aims to …

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Funeral today for 9 year old Arlene Alvarez

Alvarez was killed on February 14 when a robbery victim shot her family’s vehicle, thinking he was going to shoot the robbery suspect. HOUSTON — Nine-year-old Arlene Alvarez was buried Friday in an emotional ceremony that celebrated the happy, energetic girl she was. The funeral, which took place on Grace …

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Bigfoot Electro Announce Phase 3 Lineup Ahead of Memorial Day Weekend Festival 2022 – EDM.com

The elusive Bigfoot returns. After a successful inaugural edition last May, Bigfoot Electro is preparing to return for an even bigger and better year. Scheduled to take place May 26-29 on Tennessee’s stunning Cumberland Plateau, this electronic music festival is poised to establish a new Memorial Day weekend tradition for …

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Ernst Schick Obituary (1932 – 2022) – Berryville, AR

Ernst Otto Schick “ERNIE THE BARBER” from Holiday Island, Arkansas was born on November 3, 1932 to Otto and Emilia (Weisshaar) Schick in Sulzbach/Murr-Germany. Ernst died on February 19, 2022 on Holiday Island at the age of 89.On June 18, 1960, Ernst was married to Joanna B. Schick, who survived …

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Doris Ackerman obituary (1934 – 2022) – Mentor, OH

Doris F. Ackerman, 88, a longtime Lake County resident, died February 18, 2022 at Vista Springs Quail Highlands in Concord Twp. She was born on February 11, 1934 in Markleysburg, Pennsylvania. Ackerman was the principal’s secretary at Mentor High School for 25 years. She also thrived selling Lake County real …

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Released after a wrongful conviction, the Horton brothers set out to end gun violence in Philly

💌 love Philly? Sign up for the free Billy Penn newsletter for daily updates on all things Philadelphia. Lee Horton sat in the waiting area at Jefferson Hospital last March, fascinated by what he thought was an unusual performance: many of the people around him seemed to be engaged in …

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Presidents Day 2022: What’s open and what’s closed on Monday? Banks, UPS, postal delivery, stock exchanges, supermarkets, schools

Presidents Day 2022, also known as Washington’s Birthday, is Monday February 21, 2022. It is a day to celebrate all US Presidents past and present. The holiday was originally instituted in 1885 to celebrate President George Washington’s birthday after his death. The day became known as Presidents Day when it …

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Online obituaries serve an ephemeral society and communities in news deserts

On the TV show Modern Family, three generations of the Dunphy-Pritchett clan lived within blocks of each other. Connie Sheehan’s family is perhaps more representative of a real modern family: their relatives are scattered across two continents. “We’re everywhere,” Sheehan said. “Family lives in Chicago, Germany, Florida, Seattle, California, I …

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Obituary for Alice Zollicoffer (1946 – 2022) – Berea, KY

Alice Mountcastle Zollicoffer January 4, 1946 – February 15, 2022 Berea, Kentucky – A lovable, loving, and loved one, Alice Mountcastle Zollicoffer passed away peacefully on February 15, 2022. Alice was born on January 4, 1946 in Henderson, North Carolina, the only daughter of John Hilliard and Helen Summers Zollicoffer. …

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Obituary of Conrad Whitney (2022) – West Hartford, CT

Conrad Delano Whitney passed away at the age of 93 on February 14, 2022 (Valentine’s Day) surrounded by his loving family after a short illness. Conrad was the 2nd son of Theodore Whitney and Grace Mooney Whitney and brother of Theodore (Ted) Whitney. Born on October 17, 1928, he grew …

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Patrick Oxford Obituary (1942 – 2022) – Houston, TX

Patrick Cunningham Oxford1942-2022Patrick Cunningham Oxford, 79, died at his home on the morning of February 13, 2022 surrounded by love. He was inspired by his Catholic faith to live a life of service to others: service to his country, state and city, to his clients and colleagues, to his friends …

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WEIS Radio | Local & Regional News, Sports and Weather » Funeral services for Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office Corporal Keith Morgan / Sheriff’s Office to close at 10:00 am Friday

The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office closed at 10:00 a.m. Friday (February 18) — due to a death in the law enforcement family. The office will reopen on Monday (February 21) on the normal schedule. Michael Keith Morgan, Age 49 from Sand Rock, died Wednesday 16th Februaryth. A memorial service will …

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Armand Leo Bonin III of Lincoln dies aged 56

Thursday 17 February 2022 Olson & Parent Funeral Home View larger + Armand Leo Bonin III, 56, of Lincoln, Rhode Island, died at home on February 4, 2022 after a long and brave battle with cancer. Born May 28, 1965 in Woonsocket, Rhode Island. He was the son of the …

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Memorial service on the Isle of Man remembers Oldham police officer who died in a motorcycle accident

A memorial service was held on the Isle of Man to honor an Oldham police officer who died almost 50 years ago after a horrific accident during a motorcycle race. PC Denis Hamer joined the Isle of Man Constabulary (IOMC) from Lancashire Constabulary in 1975, moving to the island with …

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Matthew William Curry | obituaries

Matthew William Curry, 39, of North Wilkesboro, died Monday February 14, 2022 at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital. Matthew was born on March 12, 1982 in Wilkes County to Jeffrey Dale and Tabbie Moore Curry. Matthew loved working on cars, four wheelers and motorcycles, hunting, fishing and helping his family. His …

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Names in the News: People Shaping the Future of the Lake Area Business – American Press

Visit LC hires Bush, Strider Visit Lake Charles has announced the addition of staff Timothy Bush as Chief Marketing Officer and Anna Streicher as Head of Digital Strategies/Online Marketing. Bush and Strider have been in the travel industry for years and bring experience and expertise in destination marketing. Most recently, …

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Bobby Lee Bingham – Bowie News

September 23, 1943 – February 3, 2022HOBART, OK – Bobby Bingham, 78, of Hobart, OK, went to live with our rescuer in Hobart, OK on February 3, 2022. A true example of a family patriarch, Bobby leaves many who will forever feel his loss. A memorial service celebrating the life …

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Obituary of William Reynolds (1965 – 2022) – Orangeburg, SC

William “Billy” Larry Reynolds Jr. ORANGEBURG — William “Billy” Larry Reynolds Jr., 56, of Orangeburg, died Friday February 11, 2022. Billy was the husband of Jeanna Jameson Reynolds. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at Pine Hill United Methodist Church. Burial will follow …

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Bartlesville Radio » News » Washington Co. Officials Tour Courtroom, Jury Remodel

Washington County officials tour the remodeled first floor courthouse and jury room at the County Judicial Center in downtown Bartlesville. Commissioner Mike Dunlap toured the facility on Monday morning. Dunlap says he’s excited to see how far this project has come since it began in October 2021. Commissioner Dunlap believes …

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Aspen Film fosters diverse storytelling through collaborations | Messages

Film is a powerful platform for storytelling. And Aspen Film manifests its medium – and its mission – to bring diversity to the screen and stimulate conversation, collaborations and community programs throughout the Roaring Fork Valley. From hosting three major festivals per year to hosting monthly Indie Showcase and Aspen …

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Charlise Mutten’s dad CANCELS $100,000 fundraiser after it was slammed online and raised just $3120

Charlise Mutten’s birth father has canceled a $100,000 fundraiser for a memorial and memorial to his allegedly murdered daughter after it was slammed online. Scott Hensby was slammed for not having permission from Charlise’s maternal relatives, the Muttens, to launch the fund. As of Sunday night, the fund had raised …

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Obituary of Jonathan Stanford (1951 – 2022) – Opelika, AL

Jonathan “Joe” Stanford March 5, 1951 – January 30, 2022 The funeral service for Jonathan Stanford, 70, of Opelika, AL will be held on Monday, February 14, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at the Bridge Church of Alabama, 315 2nd Avenue, Opelika, AL 36801 with burial at Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery, …

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T&F closes out Darius Dixon Memorial with six top wins on day two

story links LYNCHBURG, Va.— The University of Pennsylvania’s track and field programs completed the Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational Saturday, earning six wins and adding four more names to the record book. In the men’s, the Quakers achieved victories in the 300m, 500m and 1,000m. In the …

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Martin Brackett Obituary (1947 – 2022) – Charlotte, NC

Martin Luther Brackett Jr. February 23, 1947 – February 9, 2022 Charlotte, North Carolina – Martin Luther Brackett Jr. passed away on Wednesday, February 9, 2022 after a short illness. He was pain free and at peace surrounded by his loved ones. Martin was from Charlotte, NC, where he was …

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Veteran Lincoln E. Barber III dies at age 66

Friday February 11, 2022 Fournier & Fournier Funeral Directors View larger + Lincoln E. Barber, III 66, the loving husband of Wendy (Sands) Barber, died Friday February 4, 2022. Lincoln was born in Newton, MA to Carolyn (Cooke) Barber of Sherborn, MA and the late Lincoln Barber Jr. He had …

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West Boylston benefits from $116,000 Community Preservation Act Match

Ken Cleveland | article correspondent WEST BOYLSTON – The city has increased its Community Preservation Act fund and added a state surcharge of $116,001, “the highest dollar amount,” said Selectman Pat Crowley, which represents “43% of our surcharge.” The CPA is a surcharge on property taxes that sets aside money …

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Anna Kochakian charged with vandalizing the Ella French Memorial

Defendant Anna Kochakian (left) appears in a mug shot; Fallen officer Ella French (right) appears in an official police portrait. Police have arrested an Illinois woman for vandalizing a memorial to a Chicago police officer who was killed in a shooting during a traffic stop last year. Anna KochakianThe 26-year-old …

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What’s Happening in Central Jersey This Weekend and Beyond (February 11-17)

WHAT’S WRONG? Here’s a small selection of events in the region that you might want to check out over the coming days. Check ahead as some events are being postponed or canceled due to COVID-19 concerns. Please also visit the venues’ websites for information on COVID-19 safety precautions in place. …

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Elaine Mary Romano-Tekce | Rome Daily Sentinel

BOONVILLE – Elaine Mary Romano-Tekce, 76, of Boonville, died Tuesday February 8, 2022 after a short illness at Saint Elizabeth’s Hospital surrounded by the loving care of her husband Murat, their daughter Emel and their nephew. David. She was born on February 12, 1945 in Rome, NY to the late …

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Obituary of Kenneth Miriello (1944 – 2022) – Monongahela, PA

Kenneth “Archie” Arthur Miriello, 77, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday February 8, 2022 at Penn Highlands Mon Valley Hospital after battling COVID-19 for the past year. Kenneth is from Swissvale and has lived and raised a family in Monongahela for the past 50 years. Kenneth is survived by his loving …

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Mustangs appoint five-time MLB manager Jim Riggleman as club skipper

(Editor’s note: Mustangs release) BILLINGS – The Billings Mustangs On Wednesday announced Jim Riggleman as Field Manager 2022. Riggleman has managed five MLB clubs during his distinguished baseball career and is the Mustangs’ first manager to previously serve as a major league manager. He replaces 2021 manager Joe Kruzel, who …

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Obituary of James Furr (1940-2022) – Harrisburg, NC

JAMES FRANK “FRANKIE” FELLMay 3, 1940 – January 30, 2022Frankie Furr, age 81, went to his heavenly home on January 30—appropriately a Sunday for this man of faith. Frankie was the son of Howard and Ethel Furr and lived in Concord all his life. During his years at the Concord/Independent …

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Scheduled Services for Miriam A. Phillips, 88, resident of Ridgefield

Miriam A. Phillips, aged 88, of Ridgefield, passed away peacefully on Saturday February 5, 2022. She was the loving wife of the late Evan Reese Phillips. Ms. Phillips was born in Carbondale, PA; the daughter of the late Charles and Lois (Hauenstein) Marr. Mrs. Phillips is survived by a son, …

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WVDOH fights the lack of snow plow workers

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. – The West Virginia Division of Highways (WVDOH) worked all winter with a shortage of CDL-certified workers. District 4, headquartered in Bridgeport, has shed 66 employees, 51 of whom are CDL certified. To address the shortage, WVDOH pays for uncertified permanent workers to maintain their CDLs. In addition, …

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Camden County woman stole $3 million from employer

Camden County authorities say a woman has been charged with embezzling millions of dollars from the company she worked for as a chief accountant. Atco’s Jennifer Vandever, 49, faces four counts of wire fraud, one count of unauthorized use of access devices, one count of aggravated identity theft and four …

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The season at Lake Mohegan Beach can be delayed due to dredging

“Much of the sand is now in the lake itself,” said Anthony Calabrese, director of parks and recreation. Ida dropped nearly 6 inches of rain on Fairfield, causing widespread flooding. At Lake Mohegan, the city will likely need to dredge the swimming area and fill in the sand on the …

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Russia slams RFE/RL with demand to drop Navalny investigation

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping have called on the West to “abandon the ideologized approaches of the Cold War” as the two leaders displayed their deepening “borderless” relationship amid a standoff between Moscow and the West over Ukraine. Xi and Putin, who were in Beijing …

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Paul Jones Obituary (1927 – 2022) – Alameda, CA

Paul Edward JonesFebruary 22, 1927 – January 25, 2022Lifetime resident of AlamedaA best friend to many and a kind hearted man to all he met; PAUL EDWARD JONES was welcomed into Heaven’s workshop on January 25, 2022, just before his 95th birthday. Paul was born on February 22, 1927. He …

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Obituary of Douglas Carroll (1981–2022) – Fayetteville, NC

SFC Douglas William Carroll, 40, died at his home on Sunday January 30, 2022 surrounded by loved ones.Douglas was born on July 14, 1981 in Orlando, Florida to David Wayne Carroll and Shirley Ann Maness. SFC Carroll joined the US Army on April 12, 2001 and completed its voyage on …

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Battle Ground Bricks and Banners program deadline is March 1st

BATTLE GROUND – The city’s Battle Ground Bricks and Banners program is fast approaching its deadline. The program allows those wishing to honor and recognize an individual’s military service to purchase either a memorial stone or military banner. The bricks will be installed at the Veterans Memorial and banners will …

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City works to clear streets; The mayor advises residents to exercise caution and be aware of weather conditions

Mayor Greg Fischer is advising residents to exercise extreme caution if they have to leave their homes for work or other essential travel as Louisville remains under an ice storm warning through Friday morning. “As we’ve said before, freezing rain and falling temperatures could lead to dangerous road conditions, potential …

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Obituary of John Grosso (1986-2022) – Roanoke, Virginia

John Michael Grosso May 26, 1986 – January 29, 2022 John Michael Grosso, 35, of Roanoke, Virginia left this life to join God’s angels on Saturday, January 29, 2022. He was born in Roanoke on May 26, 1986 and soon after found his forever family, Ron and Carolyn Grosso and …

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Area Deaths | North Vernon

Mr. John Adler, aged 87, of Madison, Indiana, formerly of Lexington, died on Friday, January 28, 2022 at the Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover, Indiana. Agreements will be announced by Morgan & Nay Funeral Homes in Madison and Hanover. Mr. Jon Charles Alford, aged 82, of Pendleton, entered this …

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Memorial’s Carly Berkman signs with DBU

HOUSTON – As Memorial’s season wrapped up last fall, Carly Berkman felt the final chapter of her playing career had not yet been written. Berkman began looking into next-level gaming, and in the end, Dallas Baptist University is the next chapter to be written. The senior from Memorial signed with …

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What age should you stop shoveling snow in North Dakota?

It’s groundhog day. Where we find out if we still have 6 weeks of winter. Let’s face it in North Dakota, this so-called event, or poor people’s holiday if you will, is utterly meaningless in our state. Considering that snow occurs almost every year in May, we would be happy …

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Elaine R. Zimmerman | obituaries

MARKESAN – Elaine R. Zimmerman, 91, of Markesan died Sunday, January 30, 2022 at Waupun Memorial Hospital. Elaine was born on May 5, 1930 in the township of Trenton, Dodge County, to Roland and Irene (Moldenhauer) Steinhorst. She was in St. John’s Ev. on May 9, 1953. married to Wilbert …

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Obituary of Vasilios Caraminas (2022) – Springfield, MA

It is with deep sadness and much love that we announce the passing of Vasilios (William) Nicholas Caraminas on January 31, 2022 at the age of 90. He was born on September 16, 1931 to Nicholas and Giasimo Caraminas. He will be fondly remembered by his daughter Yasmi Zup and …

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Rep. Hunschofsky files Home Bill recognizing Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Memorial Day

State deputy Christine Hunschofsky From MP Christine Hunschofsky: No matter how much time passes, February 14, the day of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, will always be a day that profoundly affects our community. While most people in other parts of the country have moved on, we continue …

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