Marella "Bella" Alexander of White City and Ryan Lucas of Medford plan to marry May 31 at Living Praise Church in Central Point.
Alexander is the daughter of Stanley and Marlyn Alexander of White City. A 2004 graduate of North Medford High School, she is majoring and nursing with a minor in psychology at the University of Portland. She will graduate on May 4, 2008 and become a registered nurse.
Lucas is the son of Tom and Deborah Lucas of Medford. A 2004 graduate of North Medford High School, he attended Umpqua Community College. He is a group counselor at the Jackson County Juvenile Detention Center in Medford.
Ashley Manning of Houston and Kevin Batesole of Vancouver, Wash., plan to marry May 10 in Maui, Hawaii.
Manning is the daughter of Mike and Cindy Manning of Austin, Texas. A 1999 graduate of Hays High School in Buda, Texas, she received a bachelor's degree from the University of Texas in Austin in 2003. She received a master's degree in physician assistant studies from Pacific University in Forest Grove in 2007. She is a physician assistant with M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.
Batesole is the son of Craig and Vicki Batesole of Medford. A 1997 graduate of Phoenix High School, he received a bachelor's degree in human resource management and general management from Portland State University in 2007. He is a university account executive with AT&T in Portland.
Chelsi Clark and Zachary Taylor, both of Medford, plan to marry June 28 at Events on the Peak in Central Point.
Clark is the daughter of Tammy Granger of Medford and Jim Clark of Gold Hill. A 2001 graduate of Phoenix High School, she is a loan processor with Mortgage Marketplace, Inc., in Medford.
Taylor is the son of Robert and Linda Taylor of Medford. A 2002 graduate of North Medford High School, he is a production technician with Linde Electronics in White City.
Amanda Sales of Central Point and Jared Schmeck of Klamath Falls plan to marry Aug. 9 at Eastman Gardens in Grants Pass.
Sales is the daughter of Todd and Cheryln Sales of Central Point. A 2004 graduate of Crater High School in Central Point, she is pursuing a bachelor's degree in dental hygiene at Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls. She is a barista at the Human Bean in Klamath Falls.
Schmeck is the son of Bill and Cindy Schmeck of Klamath Falls. A 2004 graduate of Mazama High School in Klamath Falls, he is pursuing an associates degree in electrical science with the Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee. He is an electrical apprentice with Winema Electric in Klamath Falls.