The following couples applied for marriage licenses from the Wilkes Register of Deeds office between Jan. 27-31. They are:
• Brian Lee Hall, Lansing and Jennifer Ring Dixon, Lansing;
• Joseph Jerome Brock, Roaring River and Breanna Elizabeth Saylor, Hickory;
• Christopher Todd Collins, North Wilkesboro and Angel Gail Rhoades, North Wilkesboro;
• Derek Jason Nichols, Wilkesboro and Shawna Lee Wilmoth, Wilkesboro;
• John Michael Welborn, Union Grove and Molly Ashton Lyon, Traphill;
• Jason Conway Brewster, Taylorsville and Clorissa Marie Vrooman, Purlear;
• Marcus Antonia Carlton, Millers Creek and Dawn Farrington Cliborne, Millers Creek.