Wedding and Engagement Announcements

Misti Finley, Jason Locke, Adam Inzerma along with Trisha and Jeremy Coomer and Sherman Griswold are happy to announce the upcoming marriage of Macy Locke and Tanner Griswold.

Macy is a 2017 graduate of FCHS and a 2021 Graduate with Bachelors in nursing from USI- Indiana.  She currently works as a nurse at Women’s Hospital in Newburgh, IN.  Tanner is a 2016 graduate of FCHS.  He is employed at Toyota Indiana in Princeton.

They reside in Evansville, IN with their furbabies Emmitt, Luna, and Otis.

Their wedding will be held in a private ceremony on Sept 25, 2021 at 10:00AM at the New Harmony Roofless Church in New Harmony, Indiana.  Longtime friend of the bride, Shelby Ray, will be officiating.  Reception will take place at the Red Geranium Restaurant following the ceremony.  Formal invitations have been sent.

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Bradley and Irma Jesop, along with Daniel and Alicia Kinsolving, are happy to announce the upcoming marriage of their children, Lindsay Marie Jesop and Jonah Lee Kinsolving.

Lindsay is a 2005 graduate of Fairfield Community High School. She is a 2010 and 2014 graduate of the University of Southern Indiana with bachelor degrees in healthcare administration and nursing. She currently works as a registered nurse at Horizon Healthcare in Fairfield. Jonah is a 1998 graduate of Fairfield Community High School. He is a 2010 graduate of Frontier Community College. Jonah is an investigator for the Illinois Secretary of State Police. He is also on their technical investigations unit and hazardous device unit, or bomb squad.

The bride and groom will reside in Fairfield along with the groom’s children, Kohen and Kacie Kinsolving, and their dog, Tucker.

Their wedding will be held at First Baptist Church on Saturday, October 28, 2017. Pastor Michael Hallas will be officiating. The reception will take place at Johnny & June’s in Flora, Illinois. Formal invitations have been sent.

Ethan Steury and Laura Dunn, both of Flora, are pleased to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Ethan is the son of the late Diana Steury and the late Edgar Steury of Fairfield. Laura is the daughter of Richard and Penny Dunn of Xenia. The couple are both employed by North American Lighting in Flora and will continue to live in Flora after their November 18, 2017 wedding. Formal invitations will be sent.


Robbie Bullard of Fairfield and Julie Crawford of Fairfield were united in marriage of June 21, 2017 on Palauea Beach in Maui, Hawaii.  Officiating the ceremony was Kyle Evanko.  The couple exchanged vows on June 21st in remembrance of her parents anniversary of June 21, 1952.  The groom is the son of Roy and Connie Bullard of Mill Shoals.  The bride is the daughter of the late Loren and Catherine Johnston of Fairfield.  The groom and bride will reside in Fairfield along with their children Justin Bullard, Coltin Crawford, Kimmra Crawford, Caitlin Bullard, Ashley Crawford and Abby Crawford.  Robbie is currently employed through Mid State Services and Julie is currently employed through Olney Central College in the nursing department at Frontier Community College.


Bruce and Debbie McKibben of Fairfield announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily McKibben, to Lincoln Taylor. Lincoln’s parents are Jimmy and Elisa Taylor of Fairfield. Emily is the granddaughter of Russell and Ann Blackford, and Shirley and the late Charles McKibben. Lincoln is the grandson of Ellie and the late Barbara Greenwood, and the late Lois Taylor, all of Fairfield.

Emily is a 2017 graduate of MacMurray College and she will begin work as a hearing itinerant teacher in the northern Chicago suburbs in the fall of 2017. Lincoln is a 2015 graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and he is employed as a civil engineer with Building Consultants, Ltd. in Arlington Heights, Illinois.

A July 2017 wedding is planned.

Tony Stanton of Mill Shoals  and Michelle Hayes of Fairfield were united in marriage on May 30th, 2017 at 6 pm. Wedding was held at the covered bridge at Leo French park with the ordained Ed Foley officiating the ceremony. Michael Eric Moore and James Lurz were the best men and Tracy Garrett and Holly Lurz were the maids of honor. James gave his sister Michelle away at the ceremony. Rings were exchanged. Michelle was born May 30th, 1978 and she is the daughter of Katherine York and the late Donald Roberts.  Tony was born August 5th, 1964 and is the son of Larry and Shirley Staton.


Mr. & Mrs. Todd Halley are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Meghan, to Mr. Matthew Byars, son of Mr. & Mrs. Ritchie Byars.  Meghan is a 2012 graduate of Fairfield Community High School and is currently a fifth year pharmacy student at St. Louis College of Pharmacy in St. Louis, MO. She is a Pharmacy Intern for WalMart Pharmacy.  Matthew is a 2011 graduate of Cisne High School and is a 2016 graduate of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, IL with a Bachelor’s Degree in General Agriculture and Agribuisiness.  The wedding will take place on March 18, 2017 in Fairfield. The couple will reside in rural Fairfield.



Jennifer LeAnn and Tristan Roger

Buddy and Lynn Cline of Fairfield are pleased to announce the engagement & upcoming wedding of their daughter, Jennifer LeAnn to Tristan Roger son of Wesley and Robin Johnson of Fairfield. Jennifer is employed by Community Care Systems of Fairfield and Tristan is employed by North American Lighting in Flora.  The couple will reside in the Merriam, IL area.  The wedding will take place on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 10:30am at The Canaan Bridge Church just west of Fairfield. All family and friends are welcome to attend.  There will be a reception following the ceremony.


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Kayla Schroeder and Steven DeStefano

Brad and Denise Schroeder of Grayville are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Schroeder to Steven DeStefano, son of Tony and Diane DeStefano of Mt. Carmel.  Kayla, a graduate of the University of Southern Indiana with a Master’s Degree in education is a teacher at the Norris City-Omaha-Enfield High School in Norris City, Illinois.  Steve is pastor of the Free Methodist Church in Cowling, Illinois, as well as a custom applicator for Wabash Valley Service Company.  A June wedding is planned and formal invitations will be mailed.




Andrew Williams and Julie Pfeifer

Andrew Williams to marry Julie Pfeifer on November 12th, 2016.

Celebrations are to occur near the hometown of the bride in Kinsman, IL.

 The groom is a 2007 graduate of Mt. Carmel High School in Mt. Carmel, IL, and a 2011 graduate of McKendree University in Lebanon, IL with a Bachelor of Business Adminstration in Economics and Finance. He is the son of Kevin Williams of Mt. Carmel, IL and Teresa and Kenny Saxe of Mt. Carmel, IL.

 The bride is a 2009 graduate of Gardner- South Wilmington High School in Gardner, IL, and a 2013 graduate of Saint Louis University in St. Louis, MO with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and a Minor in Education. She is the daughter of Donald and Mary Pfeifer of Gardner, IL. The couple resides in Fairfield, IL where the bride is a Parent Educator at the Wayne County Family Enrichment Program and the groom is a Financial Advisor with Edward Jones, and the FCHS Golf Coach.