Valerie (Brown) ‘11and KeAndre’ Arnold ‘12

Valerie (Brown) ‘11 and KeAndre’ Arnold ‘12 were married on June 28, 2014, at Lonoke Baptist Church in Texarkana, Arkansas. They met while attending SAU in 2009. KeAndre’ received a B.A. in organizational management. While at SAU, he was a member of the Lambda Kappa chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. Valerie received a B.S. in biology and was Miss Southern Arkansas University 2010. She also was a member of the Lambda Mu chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Read More


Andra (Barnette) ’12 and Landon Owens (current student), both of Monticello, were married on May 11, 2014, at Spring Lake Camp in Hot Springs, Ark. Katie (Grimmett) ’12, of Junction City, Ark., and Carter Jones ’12, of Lewisville, Ark., were married on May 3, 2014, at Iron Mountain Baptist Church in El Dorado, Ark. Carter is the son of Russell Jones ‘80 and the late Melody (Venable) ’84. Hanna (Rich) ’12, of Magnolia, and Andrew Hurley ’10, of Waldo, were Read More

Winter 2014 – Weddings

Lacey (Cobb) (Current Student) and Jeremy Morgan ’13 were married November 23, 2013, at Central Baptist Church in Magnolia, AR. Haley (Lambert) ’13 and Bryce Rowan ’12 ’13 were married on November 23, 2013, at Cullendale Baptist Church in Camden, Ark. Morgan (McRae) ’12 and Monte Elam were married on November 2, 2013. Lila (Sivley) ’11 married Clayton McWilliams ’10 on May 4, 2013. The ceremony was held at the bride’s parent’s home in Ashdown, Ark.

Summer 2013 Weddings

Shay (Barbaree) ’06 and Grant Kaldem ’06 were married on June 30, 2012, at the Newton House in El Dorado. Lora (Callicott) ’09 and Christopher Owen were married on September 15, 2012, at Garrison Gardens in Texarkana. Lynsey (Chitwood) ’05 and Joshua Collins were married September 29, 2012, at the Newton House in El Dorado. Tracy J. (Fohntaine) and Stephen K. Love ’00 were married on August 18, 2012, at the Magnolia Arts Center. Lauren (Hardy) ’13 and Alan Thompson Read More

Winter 2013 Weddings

Lauren D. (Slack) and Gerid Ardwin ’11, were united in marriage on May 9, 2012, at Wyatt Baptist Church in El Dorado. Lauren is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Slack of Bradley. She is currently a full-time student at SAU seeking a degree in History. Gerid is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Ardwin of Ashdown. He is currently employed by the El Dorado Police Department. Jenna (Frisby) ’10 and Austin Civita ‘11, were united in marriage Read More