Engagements & Weddings

Engagements & Weddings

For This Pair of Teachers, Love is an Easy Lesson

Ella Bess Bumgarner and Durham native George Marshall met through Teach for America while working on Henderson Collegiate Middle School’s fourth grade team in...

From Long-Distance to Life in Durham

Chloe Rockow and Xander Madsen adore this city, whether they are grabbing a beer at Motorco, sipping coffee at Cocoa Cinnamon or taking their...

A League of Their Own: Durham Couple Weds in Ballpark

Jennifer Covington and Austin Emory both grew up in Durham; Jenny graduated from Durham School of the Arts and Austin, Riverside High. They recall...

Durhamite and Duke Grad Become a Doctoral Duo

Durham native Anna Jaffe knew she was headed to the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry; what she did not anticipate was...

Saying ‘I Do,’ Durham Style

My mother founded Southern Bride & Groom magazine 30 years ago, when I was a toddler, so I grew up surrounded by weddings. Yet...

A Match Made in the Carolinas

David Hamilton and Jennifer Gallagher were destined to fall in love ... if mutual friend Katherine Calhoun Leib had anything to do with it. But...

Hometown Couple Celebrates Big, Beautiful Greek Wedding

Irene Pappas and Ben Rudnick have crossed paths all their lives; the two were born – by chance – in the same Boston hospital,...

The ‘Royals’ Treatment

Nicole Spahich picked out her own engagement ring, but then-boyfriend Nick Brandley “held it hostage” until the time was right. In this case, that moment...

She Said ‘Yes,’ … and the Bulls Won!

Both Rachel Mills and Justin Anderson grew up and went to school outside the area, but they now call Durham home. Rachel, a South...

Durham Academy Alumni Tie the Knot

Durham Academy high school sweethearts Rob Kirkland and Kyle Sloate got engaged New Year’s Eve 2014 through a Durham-themed scavenger hunt. It took Kyle...