Celebrations

Anniversary for Dec. 4, 2012

Seekins Lyle and Carol Seekins of Brush Prairie will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends during an open house on Sunday, Dec. 9, from 2 to 5 p.m., at the Battle Ground Community Center, 912 E. Main St.

Wedding for Nov. 20, 2012

Amber Rose Saari, of Washougal, and Dustin William Bross, of Vancouver, were married Nov. 3, 2012, at The Fairgate Inn in Camas. Carroll Myers officiated.

Birth for Nov. 20, 2012

Strong A daughter has been born to Chris and Dena Strong of Washougal.

Birth for Oct. 9, 2012

Lightheart A son has been born to Katie and A.J. Lightheart of Vancouver.

Anniversary for Oct. 9, 2012

Hanning Lance and Laura (Jacobsen) Hanning recently celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary.

Wedding for Sept. 25, 2012

Hughes Allie Knight of Camas and Michael Hughes of Green River, Wyo., were married Aug. 18, 2012, in the LDS Jordan River Temple in South Jordan, Utah, followed by a reception at Thanksgiving Point in The Tropical Room in Lehi, Utah. A second reception honoring the couple was held in Camas Aug. 25, at the home of Jonathan and Susan Neff.

Engagement for Sept. 25, 2012

Stafford-Whetzel Mandy Gibson of Stafford, Va., and William Whetzel, of Washougal, have announced their plans to be married June 21, 2013, in Stevenson.

Anniversary for Sept. 25, 2012

Gilmer Darrel and Shirley (Beauchamp) Gilmer recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.

Births for Sept. 25, 2012

Calkins A daughter has been born to Mike and Jessica Calkins of Stevenson.

Engagement for Sept. 11, 2012

Chernault-Halvorsen Nicole Chernault of Camas and Jeffery Halvorsen of Portland will be married Sept. 29, 2012.