Couples announcements for June 2009



Kay and Louthan

Susan Knodel and the late Steve Knodel, of Idalia, announce the engagement of their daughter, Andrea Kay, to Tucker Ray Louthan, son of Zane and Katy Louthan, of Phippsburg. The bride-to-be graduated in 2006 from Idalia High School in Idalia and is a junior at Kansas State University majoring in agricultural education. Her fiance is a 2004 graduate of Soroco High School in Oak Creek and is a 2009 graduate of Colorado State University with a degree in agricultural education. Tucker is working on the Knodel Farm and Ranch. The couple plan to make their home in Manhattan, Kan., while Andrea finishes her degree. They plan to marry at 4 p.m. Aug. 8, 2009, at the United Methodist Church in St. Francis, Kan.


Phillips and Main

Rex Arthur Main and Amanda Leigh Phillips were married June 8, 2009. Their officiant was Jonathan Melvin, and friend of the couple Abby Bushnell assisted them every step of the way. They had photographs taken in the Yampa River Botanic Park after their vows. Amanda graduated from Augusta State University in Augusta, Ga., in 2007 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism. She is a copy editor and page designer at the <cite>Steamboat Pilot & Today</cite>. Rex graduated from Augusta State University in Augusta, Ga., in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in TV and cinema. He was the creative services director at the CBS affiliate in Grand Junction until he decided to move to Steamboat Springs in March. The couple moved separately to Colorado from Georgia in 2008. They now reside together in Steamboat Springs.