Boone and Ann Strickland of Gainesville celebrated their 50th anniversary on July 10, 2016. A reception was held in their honor at Central Baptist Church. It was given by their son and daughter-in-law, David and Caroline Strickland.
Bobby and Dot Wilburn of Flowery Branch celebrated their 60th anniversary on Feb. 20, 2016. A trip in their honor at a cabin in Blue Ridge was hosted by David and Lori Millwood, Chris and Jill Fisher, Terry Wilburn and Lisa Johnson.