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Presenting the Graduating Class of 2011

Punxsutawney Area High School • DuBois Central Catholic • Jeff Tech • Punxsutawney Christian School

Jonathan Abel

Katrina Anderson

Mia Anderson

Eddie Armstrong

Ashley Barenchik

Christopher Barnett

Jacquelyn Barnett

Bethany Beatty

Dylan Behrendt

Brandyn Belisky

Josephinia Bergreen

Brandon Bish

Ben Blazavich

Melissa Blose

A Keepsake Edition from Punxsutawney Hometown magazine Laska’s Pizza

8 SLiCE Pepperoni Pizza

Dr. rick Bishop 814.938.3111 NEW LOCATION 119 West Mahoning St. Punx’y

CONgrATs TO ThE CLAss Of 2011!

Extra Toppings +tax Available

Open 7 Days A Week at 11 a.m. 405 n. Main St., Punx’y


Good Luck Seniors!

Caring for the EYES of your family. Full Service Optical With A Complete Line Of Contacts.

The Pool Guys POOLS • SPAS ACCESSORIES 119 Roberts St. Punxsutawney

Dr. Nathan C. Stebbins


$ 00

Our OFFiCE hAS bEEn rEmOdELEd tO bEttEr SErvE YOur nEEdS.


hOurS: mon.-Fri. 9-6 Service & Sat. 9-? • Sun. Closed Installation

most insurances Accepted

Open Mon., Tues., Wed. & Fri 8 to 5 Thur. 8 to Noon; Wed. Evenings & Sat. by. Appt.

814-938-5920 S. Findley St., Punx'y

Family Home Care Since 1970

Pisano’s Personal Care home 24 Hour Care Licensed Under Labor & Industry Rehabilitation Services Nurse on Staff 24 Hours a Day

Jefferson County housing Authority Income Based Rental Apartments PunxSutawney ReynoldSville SykeSville BRockway BRookville

Section 8 Housing Choice 800-585-5303 Voucher Program TTY/TDD #711 eQual HouSinG oPPoRtunity 201 n. Jefferson Street PunxSutawney • 938-7140 1039 Grant Street ReynoldSville • 653-7804

“Home Away From Home”

Congrats Class of 2011! 938-9520 Punxsutawney PA004424

756 stonetown rd. rossiter • 938-7407

Congratulations Joey!


588 W. Mahoning St. Punxsutawney

Carulli auto SaleS & ServiCe Let us take care of your vehicle. We offer a full line of

Transmission Work & Auto Repairs.

Congratulations Allie shields and the

PAhs Class of 2011 From your friends at

Punxsy Hometown Pharmacy

In the Groundhog Plaza 938-9150

shields Insurance

Hours: M-F 9-7, Sat 9-3 Sundays Closed or by Appointment

221 W. Mahoning street Punxsutawney, PA 15767

Great Job Class of 2011!

OTCs • Lottery • Yankee Candle Unique Gifts for Any Occasion Summer/Garden Decor, Joan Baker Stained Glass Art and UPS Shipping Service

(814) 938-5291

Pharmacist - Nickolas A. Kernich, PharmD

Punxsutawney Hometown’s Graduation Edition

June 2011 - Issue #128

BURkETT’Sp.A.W.S. AllBreeds Dog&CatGrooming

ThequalityofyourLifewillbe determinedbythequalityof yourcontribution. Whenyouworktoimprove thelivesofothers,yourlife improvesautomatically.

Brett Boozer

Giles Bosar

Sheridan Bouch

Kali Bowers

Tawnee Bowers

Jacob Brady

Abigail Brauer

Macy Brink

Mesha Brink

Brandon Brooks

Annamarie Brubaker

Richard Buffington

Jordan Bullers

Lucas Burke

Brandon Burkett

Michele Burkett

Jessica Burton

Shannon Bush

Shannon Byerly

Patience Carley

Bryce Carlson

Samantha Caylor

Malinda Charles

Jesse Chiplis

Jason Corle

Ashley Couser

Jason Craft

Shawna Crago

Corban Cressley

Brenton Cunningham

Tia Davis

Zak Dickey

Cody Dill

Deanna Dillen

Courtney Dilts

Samantha Dinger


814-938-3974 OveR 100 yeaRS in BuSineSS


328 Indiana St., Punx’y • 938-8850

Open Daily 8 tO 5 FRi. 8 tO 7 ~ Sat. 8 tO 3

OveR 800 Guns In sTOck Bulk garden seeds for planting Strawberry, Grape & Blueberry Plants Clematis Plants, Fertilizer, Lime, Mulch, Mushoom Manure, Top Soil, 2BGravel


Good Luck cLass of 2011

Elder Care & Rehabilitation Center

Congratulations Class of 2011 411 1/2 W. Mahoning St., Punx’y


Best Wishes Class of 2011!


Job Well Done Graduating Class of 2011!


Machine & Welding Co. 46 Anchor Inn Rd., Punx’y

• 938-6702

Get your graduates something special from... “Floral Designs The Way Nature Had in Mind”

Clark Brown sheet Metal shop

Congrats 2011 Grads!

Sales & Service heating & Air Conditioning

• Warm Air Furnaces • hot Water boilers • Water heaters • Sheet metal Work

Residential & Commercial

611 E. mahoning St., Punx’y • 938-7760




Floral Arrangements

Weddings • Funerals • Holidays • Any Occasion

(814) 938-8564 Phone/Fax

Rt. 310, 865 Harmony Rd., Punx’y





OpEn Mon.-Fri.7am-9pm•Sat.&Sun.8am-9pm

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appliances • sales • service Top of Fairview Hill One Mile South of Punx’y on Rt. 36


Monday-Friday 9-8 Daily 9-5

Best of Luck Graduates!

See uS for Forms, Fliers, Cards, envelopes, Raffle Tickets...all your business printing & copy service!

FuLL COLOr COPiES Wedding Invitations

938-5385 Congratulations Keri!

531 East Mahoning Street


Keri Dinsmore

Hannah Doster

Tyler Dott

Aaron Douthit

Danielle Duke

Reach for the Stars & Capture Your Dreams

Miriah Eisenhower

Congrats Michael Gigliotti and Stephanie Young Megan Elliott

Jason Fallara

Marcy Farmery

Meghan Farmery

Kristen Fedder

Andrea Feican

Family Dentistry

P. Timothy Smatlak DMD

Amy Peace Gigliotti





Danica Ference

Spencer Fiumara

Emily Forrest

Brittany Frampton

Hannah Giavedoni

Michael Gigliotti

Kimberly’s Cut Above "YOur OnE STOP FaMIlY HaIr CarE"

Congratulations Brilyn, We Love you! Mom, Dad, & Bailey Kimberly Hetrick - Owner/Stylist Jenny Tyler - Stylist

Jakob Godo

Sheila Graham

Brinkley Gray

Josh Greek

Evan Gross

Devon Guignet

WALk-InSWELCOME Mon.,Wed.,Thurs., & Fri., 9 to 5 Tues. 9 - 3; Sat. 8 to noon


Jessica Gutierrez

Hope Heckman

Alexandria Heitzenrater

Heather Heitzenrater

Cheyenne Helman

Brilyn Hetrick

Walston Club Congratulations! 2509 Walston Rd., Punx’y

Cody Hill

Taylor Hopkins

Congratulations Heather from Mom & Dad

Punxsutawney Boiler Works

Jessica Huey

ruth in our

Deli DePartment can assist you with


oPen 24 Hours 7 days a Week

•meat & cheese trays •Veggie & fruit trays •hot and cold entrees •fried chicken •sausage•meatballs Cateringsupplies, wecanhelp!


Dane Jones

County Market

R. 900 w. Mahoning St.

Black Smithing, Steel Fabrication Repairs to Coal and Wood Boilers, Welding

Jocelyn Hughes


Since 1897 - Serving Punx’y for 113 Years Mon.-Fri. 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Mark Huey

It's It's GraduatIon GraduatIon season! season! Let Let County County Market Market be your Party Headquarters! be your Party Headquarters! We We can can satisfy satisfy aLL aLL your your needs needs

OurDeliandBakeryDepartments offeragreatselectionsforanyOccasion... •Graduations•Birthdays •Weddings•BBQs •summertime fun•reunions•Block Parties! Younameitwecanmake yourpartyasuccess.

Bonnie in the Bakery can assist with •Cookies•Pastries•Donuts•Breads •rolls•Bagle trays Just ask! LetushelpyoumakeyourDreamweddingcakebeeverythingyouwanted.

GroundHoG PLaza, PunxsutaWney


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& the Class of 2011


Amanda Jordt

James Kachmar

Justine Kaza

Martha Keener

Natasha Kennis

Maddison Kernich

Parris Kernich

Derek Kerr

Seth Kinnan

Danielle Knopick

Kayla Knox

Skylan Kopas

Kaylee Kunselman

Tyler Kuntz

Nicholas Labelle

Jessica Latta

Cody Lauer

Casey Lellock

Kaitln Lindgren

Clint Lingenfelter

Tesa Lingenfelter

Matthew Lombardo

Joseph Long

Brodi Lowmaster

Kyle Lowry

Devon Luzell

Nickita Martz

Sean McConnaughey

Lauren McGarvey

Jordan McGee

Mason McGuire

Shienna Mercer

Chelsea Mesanko

Kelsea Mesanko

Jordan Mesoraco

Andrew Meterko


Grandma &Grandpa Stuchell



Michael horner, Kim horner Joe Presloid & Jennifer Moore (missing from photo) Local registered Pharmacists Open: Mon.- Fri 9 to 7, Sat. 9 to 2

Go Grads! 132 West Mahoning Street, Punxsutawney



SuPPLy, InC. cHEck us ouT: 3 Plumbing 3 heating 3 Electrical 3 hardware Supplies


Route 36 Punxsutawney


FuneRal HoMe McCabe - Funeral Director/Owner Lisa Waldron - Funeral Director Brian P. McCabe - Funeral Director

114 Maple Avenue, Punxsutawney • 938-0400 “We urge You to Compare Costs, Facilities and Services.”

Good Luck Class of 2011

hats off to the Class of 2011!

R.D. Brown Memorials 314 n. Findley St., Punx’y 938-2100

A Note of

Congratulations to Cheyenne, Clint, Danielle, martha & sam and the graduating class of 2011!

hats off to you for your hard work and this fine accomplishment.

downtown Punx’y

Congratulations Class of 2011

We tip our hats off to you!

Jacque Perry Insurance, Inc.

Best of luck in your future! Lucas Burke • Maddison kernich Parris kernich • Amanda smith


Congrats Seniors!

J. Kernich, M.D. Serving the Joseph E. Elder, M.D. Community. LisaJayWitherite-Rieg, D.O.

Shaffer’s Pizza


try Our Specialty Pizzas and Strombolis Homemade Cookies & Deli Items Near Ringgold Fri, Sat & Sun 3-9 p.m.


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Evan Kennedy, PA-C Cecilia Groman, PA-C

Medical Arts Building Punx’y

Harry E. Kunselman, D.M.D. General Family Practice Dentistry Office Hours By Appointment 814.653.2227 473 Main Street, Reynoldsville

Rebecca Miles

Jenna Miller

Emily Minns

Christopher Mitchell

Victoria Mitchell

Michael Mohr

Congrats Class of 2011! The way banking should be.

559 W. Mahoning St., Punx’y


Christopher Munro

Adam Murdock

Haley Murray

Megan Muth

Devan Neal


Hannah Neal

Chiropractic DR. IAN CASTEEL • X-RAYS • 410 East Mahoning St.


James Neal

Joseph Neal

Sara Neal

Steven Neal

Taylor Neal

Corbyn Neese

Now Accepting Highmark, UPMC, Medicare, Access & More NEW HOURS: Mon. 3-8 • Wed. 9-1 & 3-8 • Thur. 3-8 • Fri. 9-1


Bob's Sales & Service Austin Neigh

Kaitlyn Nestel

Samantha Osikowicz

Jared Overly

Jacob Palaschak

Anthony Pascuzzo

Congratulations to Anthony and the entire class of 2011. Best of Luck in your future endevours. Danielle Pascuzzo

Mark Patterson

Lindsey Paulina

Halee Peace

Dylan Pearce

Rhiannon Pearsall

470 Beyer Ave., Punx’y





Let us frame that special keepsake or photo Glenn Perry

Jacob Perry

Jeffrey Peterman

Alan Pierce

Devin Pierce

Richard L. Fait Funeral Home

We know. We’ve been building relationships for over a century, and our customers tell us, it’s what we do best. 539 West Mahoning St., 814.938.1125 232 Hampton ave., 814.938.1101 •

“We Serve As We Would Be Served. . . Because We Care”

Darren Pifer

124 West Mahoning St. Downtown Punxsutawney


Jefferson County


Good Luck Seniors!

117 N. Jefferson street Punxsutawney 938-8200

Providing Advanced Life Support Care to the residents of Jefferson County

Best of Luck Seniors!

1-800-414-7222 • 938-4119


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Congratulations Jenna and the Class of 2011!


Family Restaurant

206 Elk Run Avenue • Punx’y


Joseph Pisano

Corey Poole

Taylor Powell

Karissa Reed

Zack Reinard

Eryn Reitz

Jenna Reitz

Adam Reynolds

Devan Riggie

Joel Riggleman

Jenna Roach

David Roberts

Kaitlyn Roney

Cassandra Rushnok

Timothy Ruth

Devan Sabin

Marcy Sallack

Carly Santik

Milea Schall

Anthony Schilling

Chasity Schreckengost

Tiffany Scott

Kevin Seitz

Alexis Serian

Chris Setree

Chelsea Shaffer

Ashley Shank

Allison Shields

Timi Shiock

Tyler Skerkavich

Craig Smiley

Amanda Smith

Dylan Smith

Hannah Smith

Sue Smith

Corinna Snyder

200 East Mahoning St. Punxsutawney

don Powell

Broker, Appraiser, MBA 938-3031

Even your greatest failure has led to your success... without it success wouldn’t be possible. Love yourself regardless and enjoy the journey. - Kute Blackson Best Wishes Taylor Powell & The Enitre Class of 2011!

Bernard P.

SnydEr Coroner of Jefferson County

congratulations Graduates! Protect Your Future by Doing your Best! Congratulations Class of 2011!

Sheriff Carl Gotwald Sr. State Representative

The right equipment for every job

Class of 2011!

Sam Smith

sALLACK Well services Co.

On the job working for you. Paid for by Citizens for Sam Smith

Congratulations to the Class of 2011!

304 Hidden Hollow lane Punx’y


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Steven M. Smith, President

Oliveburg, PA 15764



Auto Service

Evan Snyder

Jenna Snyder

Shawn States

Nathan Steffey

Blaze Sterling

Mason Stiver

• TireS mounTed & bAlAnced • exhAuST & brAkeS • inSpecTion • mAjor & minor repAirS • compleTe deTAiling

13410 rt. 536, punx’y


Grayce Sutter

Tessa Temchulla

Cheyenne Test

Duell Thompson

Lisa Tinker

Super Job Class of 2011!

Lindsey Toy

314 Elk run Ave., Punx'y 938-7450

Congrats Krystin Vanderpool & The Class of 2011! OVER 35 dIFFEREnT FLAVORS

of hard & Soft Ice Cream & yogurt

Morgan Travis

Jason Troutman

Rodney Tyree

Kayla Van Namee

Krystin Vanderpool

Thomas Lee Wagner

CouNtRy CoNe daily Specials • hot Sandwiches Combo Meals • Side Orders • Shakes Floats • Cones • Beverages & More!

Austin Weaver

Caroline Weaver

Ian Weaver

Matthew Weaver

Nicholas Westover

Jennifer White

Rt. 36N


Congratulations Ian Weaver on all your accomplishments and Best wishes for a bright future!

We are so proud  you! With ls  love,

yOuR Family

Paige Whitehouse

Cory Wiant

Kimberly Wingert

Martin Wonderling

Tige Woodson

Mary Wright

n Punxsutawney Area High School portrait photos by K&K Photography n Jeff Tech and Punxsutawney Christian School portrait photos by Lifetouch n DuBois Central Catholic photo Courtesy of DCC’s journalism staff

Nakeesa Wright

Kody Young

Stephanie Young

obsessive apparel abercrombie & fitch • fox • Hollister american eagle • Hurley • aeropostale & more! New Name BRaNd ClotHiNg at gReat low PRiCes

Keanisha Zurenda

Megan uplinger DuBois Catholic

n Candid cover shots by Hannah Doster and Maddison Kernich, PaHS Yearbook Staff

WIShInG yOu SuCCESS And hAPPInESS GRAduATInG CLASS OF 2011 BIG RUN 1-800-527-2066 • 427-2066

Here’s to a great future, grads! Be the best you can be.

gift CeRtifiCates

New sHiPmeNts weeKly Hours:Thurs.-Fri.-Sat.10-5 527E.MahoningSt.,punx’y (AcrossFromkuntzMotors)


814-938-2051 114 Universal Drive Punxsutawney, PA 15767 June 2011 - Issue #128 ◆ Punxsutawney Hometown’s Graduation Edition ◆ Seven

shick’s Cakes

858 Salem Rd., Mayport

Beautiful Cakes For All Occasions

Cookies • Rolls

Baked To Your Order

365-5728 By Debbie Shick

Bretton Cedrick ansinger Daniel James Colberg Jeff Tech Jeff Tech

Drue J. Crooks Jeff Tech

Stephanie Joanne Easton Jeff Tech

Joel David Fox Jeff Tech

ryan Fox Jeff Tech

P&n Coal 240 W. Mahoning St. Punxsutawney

Wishing our senior class of 2011 the best for the future!

Britney J. Garman Jeff Tech

nicholas J. Goodenow Jeff Tech

Brandy lynn Hassan Jeff Tech

Holly Marie Hullihen Jeff Tech

Kyle robert Isaacs Jeff Tech

allan lee Mahan Jeff Tech

Shana Marie Maines Jeff Tech

Michael J. Metts Jeff Tech

Shelby a. Miller Jeff Tech

William Dean Mumau Jeff Tech

Seth roy Powell Jeff Tech

Tashawna nichole Schaffer Jeff Tech

Isaac Fugate Punxsutawney Christian

Charlie Higgs Punxsutawney Christian

Mike neal Punxsutawney Christian


Expedite and Trailer Load Services from 1 lb. to 45,000 lb. Call us for a Rate

Brian A. Smith President

2311 Rt. 310, Reynoldsville

(814) 939-8999 Fax: (814) 939-8990 Cell: (814) 591-5244

COngrAtuLAtiOnS tO thE grAduAtES OF 2011!

sPRiNg Hills sHelties Dog & Cat Boarding & grooming

“Committed to Caring for Your Pets As Though They Are Our Own” Cindy Barrett,

assistant Groomer, Michele Wachob, Owner

Just Minutes from Town - 370 Big W. Dr., Punx’y


andrew James Shelp Jeff Tech

Brandon Cole Stahlman lorinda May uplinger Jeff Tech Jeff Tech

Senior list as of May 17, 2011. Subject to change. not responsible for typographical or pictorial errors.

West end comet Market wishes...

lOCal & rEGIOnal arTISTS We shoWcase a loT of unique gifTs Stop in and see the Punxsy Memory Bead which will make a great keepsake graduation gift for your Punx'y Grad.

GOOD Luck TO The cLAss OF 2011!

(made by local artisit Diane Meenely Miller)

This bead fits on most bracelets.

Gift Certificates • Gift Wrapping 100 W. Mahoning Street, Downtown Punx’y Call FOr HOurS 814-938-1255

maChine ComPany

South Main St. ext., Punx’y 938-9763


Congratulations on your great accomplisments Class of 2011!

Recognized as a Pennsylvania Wilds aRTisan TRail ReTaileR


Drive-Up Mon. to Thur. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fri. 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday 8 a.m. to Noon

Here's to a job well done. Congratulations to the Class of 2011!

Let us take care of your graduation party from the meal to the cake! PriCES tO Fit YOur budgEt! 535 W. mahoning St. Punxsutawney • 938-9419

Open Mon - Sat 5 to 8 Sun 7 to 7

24 Hour Star ATM Extended Banking Hours For Your Convenience

A hometown bank you can count on . . . both today and in the future!

Congratulations Graduates! Equal housing Lender

Member FDIC

Lobby Mon. to Thurs. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. to Noon

Punxsutawney (814) 938-0271 Marion Center (724) 397-5582 Willow Springs-Indiana (724) 465-7921 Big Run (814) 427-2051 Dayton (814) 257-8213 • Clymer (724) 254-4315 Toll Free 1-800-556-6262

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Punxsutawney Area School Graduates