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Engagement

McEnroe and McDonald

Joseph McDonald and Anne McEnroe

Anne McEnroe and Joseph McDonald, both of Providence, R.I., announce their engagement.
The future bride is the daughter of Bruce McEnroe and Michelle Tamburini, both of Lawrence. She is a 2003 graduate of Free State High School. She earned bachelor’s degrees in classical languages and creative writing from Kansas University in 2007 and a master’s degree in classics and ancient history from the University of Bristol in Bristol, England, in 2008. She is pursuing a doctoral degree in classics at Brown University in Providence.
The future groom is the son of Michael and Donna McDonald, Ham Lake, Minn. He was home-schooled. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Greek and Latin from the University of Minnesota in 2008 and is also pursuing a doctoral degree in classics at Brown University.
The couple plan an Aug. 6, 2011, wedding at St. Lawrence Catholic Campus Center in Lawrence.

Engagement

Thede and Borland

Karen A. Thede and Dustin Borland

Karen A. Thede and Dustin Borland, both of Lawrence, announce their engagement.
The future bride is the daughter of Dennis Thede, Boone, Iowa, and the late Annette Thede. She is a graduate of Lawrence High School and attended Kansas University. She is a retail office supervisor at First State Bank & Trust in Lawrence.
The future groom is the son of Thomas Borland, Las Vegas, and Jana Montgomery, Lawrence. He is a graduate of Lawrence High. He earned a bachelor’s degree in fine arts from KU and is a kitchen manager at 23rd Street Brewery in Lawrence.
The couple plan a June 5, 2011, wedding in Lawrence.

Wedding

Loch and Dressman

Alyce and Adam Dressman

Alyce Loch, Lawrence, and Adam Dressman, Frankfort, were married Aug. 14, 2010, at St. Isidore’s Catholic Church in Manhattan, with the Rev. Keith Weber officiating.
The bride is the daughter of David and Angela Loch, Lawrence.
The groom is the son of Ivan and Marilyn Dressman, Frankfort.
Maid of honor was Kristen Wilkerson. Best man was Greg Dressman. Bridesmaids were Amy Bice, Madeline Heck and Kylie Dressman. Groomsmen were Eric Broxterman, Jeff Stowell and Anthony Halling. Ushers were Matt Rosentreter, Zach Simon and John Loch. Personal attendant was Kimberly Dressman.
A reception followed at Wareham Opera House in Manhattan.
The bride is a 2006 graduate of Free State High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in family studies and human services, with an emphasis in gerontology, from Kansas State University in May 2010. She is the social services designee at Frankfort Community Care Home.
The groom is a 2006 graduate of Frankfort High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree in agricultural economics from K-State in May 2010. He farms with his father and also does custom farm work for area farmers.
The couple reside in Frankfort.

Wedding

Harwood and Wessels

Jenica Wessels Harwood and Sam Harwood

Jenica Wessels and Sam Harwood, both of Lawrence, were married Jan. 1, 2011, at First United Methodist Church in Lawrence, with the Rev. Kara Eidson officiating.
The bride is the daughter of John and Ginny Wessels, Lawrence.
The groom is the son of Bob Harwood and Susie Harwood, both of Lawrence.
Maid of honor was Amanda Weishaar. Best man was Joe Wessels. Bridesmaids were Jenn Stueckler, Lisa Lord, Sydney Seratte, Haley Harwood and Brittany Harman. Groomsmen were Sam Wessels, Matt Yeilding, Ryan Russell, Sameer Hashmi and Eddie Seto. Ringbearer was Parker Hoesch. Flower girl was Presley Hoesch. Ushers were Robert Ruark (the bride’s grandfather), Taylor Bussinger, Andy Waller and Haley Elmers.
A reception was given at Stony Point Hall in Baldwin City.
The bride is a 2007 graduate of Lawrence High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Spanish and a minor in chemistry from Baylor University in December 2010. She will attend Kansas University Medical School in July and is currently teaching pre-school in Waco, Texas.
The groom is a 2007 graduate of Lawrence High. He is studying exercise physiology at Baylor and will earn a bachelor’s degree this May. He is currently working at Allied Multicare Chiropractic Clinic in Waco and plans to continue his education at Cleveland Chiropractic College.
The couple reside in Waco.

Engagement

Beeghley and Reavis

Esther Beeghley and Trenton Reavis

Charles and Barbara Beeghley, Baldwin City, announce the engagement of their daughter, Esther Beeghley, to Trenton Reavis, both of North Manchester, Ind.
The future bride is a 2006 graduate of Penn Foster High School and was formerly employed at DEFCO, Inc., in Twelve Mile, Ind.
The future groom is the son of Doug and Diane Reavis, North Manchester. He is a 2004 graduate of Manchester High School in North Manchester and is a 2006 graduate of the University of Northwestern Ohio in Lima. He is employed at Koenig Equipment in Huntington, Ind.
The couple plan a March 19, 2011, wedding at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.