Amy Elise Dupont of Columbia, SC and Alexander Keith Kennedy of Columbia, SC were married on July 5, 2014 at River of Life Church in Aiken, SC. The bride was given in marriage by her parents. The Rev. Jim Hogan officiated.
Sara Putman of Charleston, SC and Timothy Shirley of Charleston, SC were married June 16, 2014 at La Romana, Dominican Republic. The bride was given in marriage by her stepfather, Rodney Maloy. Mrs. Elke Schwanda officiated.
Ronnie and Sandra Johnson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 24, 2014, while aboard the Allure of the Seas cruise ship. They enjoyed traveling to Haiti, Jamaica and Cozumel with Sandras brother and sister-in-law, Zack and Linda Fulmer.
Jessica Nicole Thompson of Windsor, SC and James Anthony Priest of Ward, SC were married June 28, 2014 at the Victorian Wedding Chapel. The bride was given in marriage by her father. The Rev. Brad Willis officiated.
Anna Maria Land of Simpsonville, SC and Ryan Stacey Izard of Greenville, SC were married June 21, 2014 at St. Marys Catholic Church in Greenville, SC. The bride was given in marriage by Mr. David Land. The Rev. Father Jon Chalmers officiated.
Ashley and Jason Nix of Aiken announce the birth of their daughter, Jordan Nikole Nix, born July 23, 2014, at Aiken Regional Medical Centers. She was born at 8:45 a.m., and weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces. She was 20½ inches long.
Ann and Tony Signorelli celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary in Charleston. They toured the Charleston Harbor with their children, Paula Signorelli and Joyce Bethmann. Ann and Tony enjoyed visiting all the sites, but their hearts belong to Aiken.
Bethany Renee Edwards of Aiken and John Patrick Ross of Aiken were married on July 5, 2014 at The Red Barn. The bride was given in marriage by her father, Douglas Edwards. The Rev. James Bennett officiated.
Donna and Dick Smith celebrated their 60th anniversary on July 10. The Smiths were married in Jamestown, New York and shortly afterward moved to Ankara, Turkey, where Dick was a staff member in the American Embassy.