Bruney: 35th wedding anniversary

Dave and Cheryl Bruney celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary on July 29. The couple was married on July 29, 1978 at the First United Methodist Church in Bridgeport.

Dave is a retired educator and athletic director at Martins Ferry City Schools and is still the head football coach at Martins Ferry High School. His wife, Cheryl, is a registered nurse, working in the operating room at Ohio Valley Medical Center in Wheeling.

They are the parents of three children: Zac and his wife, Amber Bruney, of Columbus; Ashley Bruney, bride-elect of Luke Kontras, of Cincinnati; and Trevor Bruney of Cleveland.