Kris and Courtney Stroup, Kirksville, Mo., will celebrate their fifth wedding anniversary Friday, Aug. 12.
Kris Stroup and Courtney Keller were married on Aug. 12, 2000, at First United Methodist Church, Leavenworth.
This fall, Kris will begin a new job as assistant professor of communications at Truman State University while completing his dissertation for a Ph.D. in rhetorical criticism from Ohio University. Courtney is a department manager at the Wal-Mart in Kirksville and will begin classes in January at Truman State.
Kris is the son of Timothy and Shelly Stroup, Lansing; Courtney is the daughter of Leota and Chris Keller, Lansing.