Kenny and Carol Conn will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 9.
They were married Aug. 9, 1963, at First Christian Church in Ashland by Joseph Faulkner.
Mr. Conn, a son of William Ernest and Christine Caskey Conn, is a U.S. Navy veteran and a member of the Masonic Lodge. He retired after 36 years of service at The Independent.
Mrs. Conn, a daughter of Charles Wesley and Bessie Henson Clay, retired from Downtown Cleaners and was a caregiver for many years.
They are members of Moore Street Tabernacle. The church marked their anniversary with a surprise dinner celebration on July 28.