Jennifer Jean Beausang and Wesley Ryan Hoffman, both of Collinsville, were united in marriage in a ceremony at 4 p.m. on Sept. 8, 2012, at Willoughby Heritage Farm in Collinsville, with the Rev. Dan Rush officiating.
Don and Emily Ehrat of rural Shobonier will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1-3 p.m. this Sunday at the Augsburg Immanuel Lutheran Church Parish Hall in rural Shobonier.
A Vandalia woman is among artists from throughout the state participating in an exhibition on the campus of Eastern Illinois University.
Lynn Reznick has entered a watercolor, “Buchanan’s Garage Door,” in the 19th Biennial Drawing/Watercolor: Illinois at the Tarble Arts Center at EIU in Charleston.
The exhibition opened on Dec. 8 and runs through Feb. 24.
Sarah Mae Longwell and Donald Wayne Elam, both of Effingham, have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.
The future bride is the daughter of Irma Clements and Leroy Longwell Sr. of Vandalia.
The future groom is the son of Donald F. Elam and Mary Ann Elam of Vandalia.
The couple are planning a private wedding on Aug. 17 of this year.
Michaela Tarr and Nathan Oldfield, both of Lansing, Mich., were united in marriage in a double-ring ceremony at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012, at Grand Ledge Country Club in Grand Ledge, Mich., with Judge Stewart Newblatt officiating.