The following couples applied for marriage licenses from the Wilkes Register of Deeds office between Feb. 25 and March 1:
• Charles Gregory Pierce, Purlear, and Lisa Jeanette Mitchell, Purlear;
• Michael Lee Swaim, Hudson and Tara Racquel Ferguson, Boomer;
• James Allen Stewart, North Wilkesboro and Kristen Summer Holloway, Roaring River;
• Jerry Ballard Greer, Boomer and Erin Kay Prevette, Boomer.