Ward, Pratt to wed

July 28, 2006 MELBOURNE — Jerry and Cynthia Ward of Melbourne have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kodi Jo Ward, to James David Pratt II, son of David and Nancy Pratt of Melb

Carson, Looney wed

July 27, 2006 EUREKA SPRINGS — Molly Carson and Brandon Looney were united in marriage on May 27 at Angels Among Us Wedding Chapel in Eureka Springs. Judie Lockhart officiated.

Thurman, Strong wed

July 27, 2006 FAYETTEVILLE — Victoria Haver-Strong and Andrew Thurman exchanged wedding vows July 7 in Fayetteville.

Johnson, Nephew unite in marriage

July 26, 2006 SAGE — Kimberly Diane Johnson and Patrick Nephew were united in marriage in a double ring ceremony on May 20 at New Bethel Free Will Baptist Church at Sage. Alvin Wiles officiated.

Couple celebrates 50th anniversary

July 26, 2006 Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Hodges celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday with a reception hosted by their family at the Newark Elementary School cafeteria.

McGaha, Whitehead unite in marriage

July 25, 2006 EUREKA SPRINGS — Megan F. McGaha and Dusty D. Whitehead were united in marriage on June 3 at Thorncrown Chapel in Eureka Springs. Jonathan Montgomery, brother-in-law of the groom, officiated.

Winkle, Arnold to wed

July 24, 2006 EVENING SHADE — Susan Winkle and Clifton Arnold, both of Evening Shade, have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage. The couple will exchange vows on Saturday.

Meltons celebrate 50th

July 24, 2006 Tommy and Shelba Melton of Batesville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday at the home of their son and daughter-in-law, Marty and Lisa Melton.

Harmons to celebrate

July 24, 2006 Boyce and Lovenia Harmon will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship room at North Heights Church of Christ.

Laster, Lindsey wed

July 21, 2006 JUDSONIA — Annie Joelle Laster and Christopher Luke Lindsey were united in marriage on June 3 at the Gazebo on Gillam Farms near Judsonia. Carroll Kinley officiated.