Powers-Halpin engagement

Mike and Arlene Powers of Walla Walla announce the engagement of daughter MaryLynn Powers to Uriah Halpin of Seattle. Uriah is the son of Joseph and Jorja Halpin of South Bend, Wash.

Births - 8/19/14

Births reported at Walla Walla General Hospital

van Dyke-Easton engagement

Peter and Laura Van Dyke of Walla Walla announce the engagement of daughter Christina van Dyke to Aaric Easton of Touchet. His parents, Richard and Judy Easton, are also of Touchet.

Mickelson-Swisher engagement

Mark and Deborah Swisher of Walla Walla announce the engagement of son Mark Swisher to Elizabeth Alice Mickelson of Yakima. Elizabeth is the daughter of Roger and Linda Mickelson of Entiat, Wash.

Troutt-Hessler engagement

George and Dana Hessler of Walla Walla announce the engagement of son Kellan Hessler to Mandy Troutt of Lewiston. Mandy is the daughter of Tim and Liz Troutt of Pullman.

Births - 8/5/14

Births reported at Walla Walla General Hospital

Alonzo-Hallquist wedding

Former Walla Wallan Maxene Alonzo of Portland and Craig Hallquist of Vancouver, Wash., wed June 4, 2014, at the Alameda Botanical Gardens, Rock of Gibralter, United Kingdom.

Cole-Suto wedding

Former Walla Wallan Lindsay Cole and Laszlo Suto of Sandpoint, Idaho, wed May 31, 2014, at the Sandpoint Events Center. The Rev. Sam Meredith officiated.

Larry and Carol Paynter anniversary

Larry and Carol Paynter of College Place celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 5 at an informal dinner party in their home. The party was hosted by Andrew and Cinda Paynter of Billings, Mont., and Georjan Bridger of Salem.

Jack and Mary Barga anniversary

Dr. Jack and Mary Barga of Walla Walla celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary in late July with their family on the Oregon Coast.

Coronado-Mahoney engagement

The parents of Jenalynn Nicole Coronado and Levi Joseph Mahoney announce the couple’s engagement.

Carrier-Weaver engagement

Richard and Theresa Weaver of Milton-Freewater announce the engagement of son Matthew J. Weaver to Sarah Carrier, both of Missoula, Mont. Sarah is the daughter of Craig and Caroline Carrier of Missoula.

Fred and Bernice Mow anniversary

Walla Wallans Fred and Bernice Mow, formerly of Milton-Freewater, celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary on Saturday with family and friends. The event was hosted by their daughter, Sandra Mow.

Dawson-Perciballi engagement

Paul Dawson and former Walla Wallan Rosemary Nelson Dawson of Middletown, Md., announce the engagement of daughter Kathryn Ann Dawson to Drew Angelo Perciballi of Pensacola, Fla. Drew is the son of John and Brenda Perciballi, of Pensacola.