Nixon, Yourkovich

Amanda Hope Nixon and Richard Yourkovich Jr. were united in marriage Aug. 13 at 3 p.m. in a candlelight ceremony at First Christian Church, Martins Ferry, with the Rev. Kasler officiating. The bride was escorted by her father and son.

Parents of the bride are Tammy Ward of Martins Ferry and Ronald Nixon of Wheeling. Parents of the groom are Barbara and Richard Yourkovich.

Kelice Ditto was the matron of honor, and Nick Yourkovich served as the best man. Other attendants were Pam Shrodes, Heidi Napier, Erin Dunning, Amber McConville, Brenna Haggerty, Karrie Yourkovich, Belinda Norton, Krystal Hammertons, Diana Lutz, Chad Sheets, Scott Doty, Gary Nixon, Chris Norton, Dusty Namack, Jim Gasway, Jason Miller, Greg Harkness, Jack Becker and Donnie Cash.

The couple honeymooned in Miami and will reside in Martins Ferry with her son, Sabin, and their son, Brycen.