Five couples applied for marriage licenses from the Wilkes Register of Deeds office March 2-6. They are:
•Dillon Clyde Blackburn, Elkin and Leandra Megan Blankenship, North Wilkesboro;
•Antonio Reyes Jr., Elkin and Sherry Lynn Wilson, Elkin;
•Matthew Alan Nichols, Ronda and Katherine Lynn Adams, Morganton;
•Jonathan Travis Brown, Hiddenite and Katie Amanda Brewer, Hiddenite;
•Joel Kent Poteete, Millers Creek and Michael Gene Miller, Millers Creek.