Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Bondaruk/Slobodyanik Engagement

The parents of Nadja Bondaruk and Max Slobodyanik are proud to announce the upcoming September wedding of their children.
Nadja is the daughter of Nina and the late Nikolay Bondaruk, of Chariton.
Max is the son of Ivan and Lidiya Slobodyanik of Chariton.
Max and Nadja are both graduates of Chariton High School.

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Schreck/Jackson Engagement


Brian and Tammy Schreck of Russell announce the engagement of their daughter, Chantelle to Brett Jackson, son of Mark and JoAnn Jackson of Greenwood, MO.  Chantelle is a graduate of Chariton High School and is employed at ADESA in Belton, MO and Brett is a graduate of Lee Summit High School and is co-owner of Rock Road Creative.  An April 12, 2014 wedding is being planned in Lone Jack, MO.

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Kristy Lewis and Brandon Wiliams

Kristy Lewis and Brandon Williams are planning a September 27, 2014 wedding.  Kristy and Brandon actually met a long time ago at a basketball game.  Kristy's mom pulled her out of a group of friends she was with at the game to introduce her to Brandon.  That was the first and last time they saw each other, until years later when Brandon walked into her work one day.  After all those years they still remembered each other.  Brandon started going into Kristy's w
ork more and more after that and well, the rest is history.
Brandon woke Kristy up getting out of bed one morning to get ready for work.  He went downstairs like he always does, except on this morning he came back up and sat down beside her.  He had a small box in his hand.  Kristy looked at the box, then looked at him.  He started telling her how much he loved her, then he opened the box and simply asked her to marry him.
Kristy is the daughter of Jody and Dina Lewis.  Brandon is the son of David Williams and Billy Sue Hendee.
The bride graduated from Chariton High School in 2009 and then attended Des Moines Area Community College for an Associates in Arts and Science.  She is currently working at Midwest Heritage Bank.
The groom graduated from Chariton High School in 2005 and then graduated from Indian Hills Community College with a degree in welding technology.  He is currently working for Relco Locomotives.

Shelby Naylor and Kurt Lucas

Shelby Naylor and Kurt Lucas are planning a July 26, 2014 wedding.  They met while they both attended college.
Shelby and Kurt went for a hike on a fall day at Lake Red Rock.  At the end of the trail their mothers were waiting for them, hiding behind trees.  Kurt got down on one knee when the trail ended.  Then their mothers came out from hiding just as Kurt proposed.
Shelby is the daughter of Kellie Anderson and Pat Naylor.  Kurt is the son of Teresa and Tim Lucas.
The bride graduated from William Penn University with a bachelors in elementary education.  She is currently working at the Southeast Warren School District.
The groom graduated from AIB with a bachelors in accounting.  He is currently working for Lightedge Solutions.

Jena Danner and Kyle Wiley

Jena Danner and Kyle Wiley are planning a September 20, 2014 wedding at The Port in Panora, Iowa.  They met through a mutual friend and through Cornerstone Community Church.  They both attended Chariton High School and started dating in March of 2007 (Jena's sophomore year, Kyle's freshman year) and have been together ever since!
After taking Jena out for dinner, Kyle then drove to and proposed at the "Kissing Bridge" on the campus of Northwest Missouri State University on February 9, 2013.  It actually took a couple of minutes for him to propose because a group of girls started running by and screaming because it was starting to rain.  (He started talking, looked at the screaming girls and said "Hang on.  We'll wait until they're gone.")
Jena is the daughter of Sandra Johnson.  Kyle is the son of Cyndi Bowley and Jim Wiley.
The bride is a 2009 graduate of Chariton High School and a 2013 graduate of Northwest Missouri State University with a bachelor's degree in Public Relations.  She is currently employed at the Lucas County Health Center as the Marketing Director.
The groom is a 2010 graduate of Chariton High School and is currently enrolled at Northwest Missouri State University and is getting his bachelor's degree in Business Management.  He is currently employed at Hy-Vee Distribution Center.

Elizabeth Chipp and Dimitriy Vahenko

Elizabeth Chipp and Dimitiy Vahenko are planning a July 12, 2014 wedding.  They met when Dimitiy started working at C&C Cycle.  Elizabeth was really shy, so he thought she was just stuck up.  Well, he finally decided to talk to her and realized that she wasn't and the rest is history.
Elizabeh and Dimitriy had been talking about getting married, so she knew he was planning something.  Elizabeth, being the person that she is had to know what was going on.  So he had this big thing planned, photographer and all and she totally and completely ruined it.  They just ended up going and picking the ring out together.
Elizabeth is the daughter of Bob and Mary Chipp.  Dimitriy is the son of Victor and Natalia Vahenko.
Both the bride and groom are employed at C&C Cycle.

Hannah Duckworth and Andrew Presley

Hannah Duckworth and Andrew Presley are planning a June 7, 2014 wedding.  They met while they both worked at Hy-Vee in Chariton.  Andrew asked Hannah to go on a car ride after work.  After that they just couldn't get enough of each other.  Just being together made it the best summer of their lives. 
Andrew took Hannah on an "All about me day".  They went shopping in Des Moines, dinner and a movie.  When they got back to Hannah's parents house he got down on his knee and asked her to marry him.  "It was truly a moment I won't forget."
Hannah is the daughter of Kevin and Anita Duckworth.  Andrew is the son of Susan and Mike Smith  and James Presley.
The bride graduated from Chariton High School in 2012.  She is currently employed at Hy-Vee in Missouri.  The groom graduated from Chariton High School in 2009 and then graduated from Indian Hills Community College with his associate's degree in Computer Networking and Security in 2011.  Andrew is currently employed by the University of Missouri as a Network Systems Analyst.
Hannah and Andrew live in Columbia, Missouri.  In their free time they enjoy going out to eat, going to the mall and just being together.  They also have a cat, Tillford and a dog, Toby that keeps them entertained.

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Ashley Sullivan and Chris Latta to be Wed

Together with their parents, Ashley Rhenae Sullivan and Christopher Lynn Latta announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.
Ashley is the daughter of John and Debbie Sullivan of Bettendorf, Iowa and the granddaughter of Lois and LaVern Davis of Chariton.  Chris is the son of Peggy Latta and the late Lynn Latta of Louisville,  KY.
Ashley graduated from Bettendorf High School in 2002, the University of Iowa in 2006, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English, and the University of Chicago in 2008 with a Certificate in Editing.  She is employed as a production Developmental Editor at AHIMA Press in Chicago, Illinois.
Chris graduated from Eastern High School in 2001 and the University of Kentucky in 2005 with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance.  He is employed as an Assistant Vice President by Wintrust Financial Corporation in Chicago, IL.
A wedding is planned for Oct. 11, 2014 in Bettendorf, IA.

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Savage and Hand Announce Engagement

Abe and Richelle (Hamilton) Savage of Chariton are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ali Chantelle Savage to Jeffrey Thomas Hand, son or Milt and Sheree Hand of Rock Island, Ill.
Ali is a 2009 graduate of Chariton High School.  She received her Associates of Science Degree in Nursing from Mercy College of Health Sciences and earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Upper Iowa University.  She is currently working as a registered Nurse in the Intensive Care unit at Iowa Lutheran Hospital.
Jeff is a 2005 graduate of Moline High School.  He received his Associate of Applied Science Degree from Scott Community College.  He is currently working for the City of Altoona Public Utilities.
The couple is planning a June 7, 2014 wedding in Altoona, Iowa where they reside.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Tammy and Willy Black 25th Anniversary


Tammy and Willy Black celebrated their 25th Wedding Anniversary on December 17, 2013.  Their family hosted a card shower in their honor.  Please send cards to 21084 490th St.  Chariton, Iowa 50049.