Five couples applied for marriage licenses from the Wilkes Register of Deeds office July 27-31. They are:
•John Balford Clements Jr., Wilkesboro and Sandy Lynn Baugess, Wilkesboro;
•Randall Elijah Chastain, Milford, N.H. and Amy Kay Linville, Roaring River;
•James Robert Haak, Moravian Falls and Piper Ashleigh Farr, Ferguson;
•Joshua Kyle Watts, Millers Creek and Alyxandra Lane Roberts, Mooresville;
•Jose Humberto Monge Dubon, Elkin and Yahaira Ivelisse Mendrell Candelario, Elkin.