• Alpers and Rogers to wed

    Roger and Paula Alpers of Batesville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Leah Alpers, to William Rogers, son of Paul and Kathy Rogers of Batesville.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Paul and Marie Alderson of Galesburg, Ill., and Lyle and Hilma Alpers of San Antonio.
    She is a 2002 graduate of Batesville High School. She is a cashier at Walmart.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of W.L. and Lorene Willis and John and Nina Rogers.

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  • Kaluza, Davidson to exchange vows

    SWIFTON — Mark and Jessica Duncan of Swifton and Jeff and Kathryn Kaluza of Benton have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jacy Nicole Kaluza, to Dustin Coy Davidson, son of Coy Lynn and Anne Davidson of Cave City.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Agnes Knepper of Swifton and the late Robert Knepper and Noreen Layman and Duane Reid, both of Michigan.
    She is a 2010 graduate of Benton High School. She is employed at White River Insurance of Sharp County.

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  • Gravette, Qualls to marry

    CRAWFORDSVILLE — Jack Guthrie of Crawfordsville and Kim Ruddell of Thida have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Samantha Dawn Gravette, to Michael Joseph Qualls, son of Joe Qualls of Newark and Vickie Verzwyvelt of Amagon.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Verna Gravette of Newport.
    She is a graduate of Harrisburg High School.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of Wayburn and June Hickman of Amagon.
    He is a graduate of Newark High School. He is employed at Qualls Construction.

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  • Lemon, Midkiff wed at Chimney Rock

    CONCORD — Brooke Lemon and Sam Midkiff were united in marriage in a double-ring ceremony Aug. 20 at Chimney Rock in Concord.
    Matt Rothancher officiated.
    The bride is the daughter of Russell and Susan Lemon of Batesville. The groom’s parents are Phillip and Diane Midkiff of Hoxie.

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  • Greenfield, Tucker to exchange vows

    Tony and Denice Greenfield of Batesville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Brittney Fay Greenfield, to John David Tucker, son of Gary and Roetta Tucker of Batesville.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Eugene and Ruby Greenfield and Bobby and Donna Willis, all of Batesville.
    She is a 2006 graduate of Cushman High School and a 2010 graduate of Lyon College with a bachelor’s in psychology. She is employed at the Department of Human Services as a program eligibility specialist.

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  • Stevens, House exchange vows at Thorncrown

    EUREKA SPRINGS — Kayla Rae Stevens and Michael Steven House were united in marriage at 4:30 p.m. Aug. 5 at Thorncrown Chapel in Eureka Springs.
    The Rev. Paul Mehl of Concordia, Mo., officiated.
    Parents of the couple are Randy and Katrina Stevens, David and Lesa Dame and the late Mark Edward House. The bride is the granddaughter of Glen and Pearlean Mohlke and the late Ralph and Roberta Stevens. The groom is the grandson of Veda Hill and the late James Hill and Edward and Verlene House of Batesville.

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  • Hart, Estes to wed

    EVENING SHADE — Bobbi Hart and Aaron Estes, both of Evening Shade, have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.
    The bride-elect is the daughter of Buddy and Charlene Hart of Osceola. She is the granddaughter of Jimmy Hart and the late Anna-Jean Hart and Charles and Rose Baker, all of Osceola.
    She is a student at Ozarka College.

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  • Adkisson, Roberson to exchange vows

    MELBOURNE — Ronnie and Sally Adkisson of Melbourne have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Deedra Lee Adkisson, to Jacob Evan Roberson, son of Randy Roberson of Judsonia and Bo and Susan Johnson of Jonesboro.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Juanita Davis of Newport and the late Hurley Davis and the late Levi and Mae Adkisson of Guion.
    She is a 2004 graduate of Mount Pleasant High School and a 2008 graduate of Harding University.

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  • Dillard, Goble to wed Friday

    FLORAL — Jimmy and Pam Dillard of Floral have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Erin Machae Dillard, to Dylan Jon Goble, son of Jon Goble of Newport and Tiffany Perkey of Sidney.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Buddy and Kay Galloway of Batesville and Jim and Aline Dillard and Dean and Betty Wood, all of Floral. She is the great-granddaughter of Beaulah Wood of Floral.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of James and Maxine Pulley of Bradford and Henry Archer and Frances Loraine Goble of Battleground, Ala.

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  • Kimmer, Jennings plan wedding in Hot Springs

    CUSHMAN — Larry Kimmer of Cushman and Cecile Wilson Kimmer of Southside have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jill Kimmer, to John Jennings III, son of John Jr. and Kathy Jennings, both of Kosciusko, Miss.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late George and Jean Kimmer of Southside and the late Charles and Goldia Wilson of Southside.

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  • Aston, Jones are wed

    ROSIE — Ruby Star Aston and Matthew James Jones were united in marriage in a double ring ceremony Aug. 13 at Rosie Baptist Church.
    The bride is the daughter of James Mullins of Rosie and the late Susan Smith-Mullins. She is the stepdaughter of Shelby Mullins of Batesville. The groom’s parents are Jim and Joanne Jones of Fairmount, Ind.

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  • Cooper, Harris set to exchange vows

    OLD MONROE, Mo. — Therese Cooper of Old Monroe, Mo., has announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of her daughter, Melinda Lilinoe Cooper, to Michael Bruce Harris Jr., son of Michael and Vonda Harris of Pleasant Plains. The bride-elect is also the daughter of the late Hayden Cooper of Concord.
    She is the granddaughter of Hayden and Edna Cooper of Concord, the late Woodrow Cooper of St. Louis and the late Lilinoe and Bob Click of Marshall, Mo.
    She is studying nursing at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville.

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