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Kortney Welch and Breck Bigham announce their engagement

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Kortney Welch and Breck Bigham, both of Aledo, are pleased to announce their engagement. Kortney is the daughter of Greg and Kathy Welch of Keithsburg. Breck is the son of Pat Ramsdall of Springhill, Florida and the late John Bigham of Aledo. The couple will be married on Sept. 24, 2010 at Bean Point on Anna Maria Island, Florida.

Kortney is a 2002 graduate of Westmer High School and in 2006 received her bachelor's degree in clinical laboratory science from Illinois State University. She has been employed at Genesis Medical Center Illini Campus in Silvis as a medical technologist for the past three years.

Breck is a 2002 graduate of Aledo High School and in 2008 completed courses in taxidermy and is currently pursuing a career in this field while also being employed at General Grind and Machine in Aledo.

The couple will celebrate their marriage at a reception on Oct. 16, 2010 at The Lodge in Bettendorf, Iowa.