Ken Nelson and Margot Alden were married Oct. 11, 1974, in Springdale by the Rev. Bob Counts. They have 5 children, Tracy Nelson of Olympia, Wash., Kena Nelson of Vancouver, Wash., Sonya Bernier of Phoenix, Ariz., John Alden of Springdale and James Alden of Rogers; 11 grandchildren; and 1 great-grandchild.
Leslia Nola and Slade Hames plan to marry October 18, 2014, at Hunt Chapel in Rogers. The bride is the daughter of Rick and Cindy Nola of Chandler, Ariz. The groom is the son of Rusty and Becky Hames of Rogers. Leslie is a digital strategist with Rockfish Interactive. Slade is a logistics engineer at JB Hunt. Both are graduates of the University of Arkansas.