Engagement, wedding and anniversary announcements



Fred and Donna Freeland will celebrated their 40th anniversary September 1, 2008.
Fred and Donna were married September 1, 1968 in Emporia.
Fred is a Civil-Structural Engineer for Black & Veatch and Donna baby-sits her grandkids.
They have two daughters, Rebekah Paxson and Gretchen Schreiner; and eight children.


Buchanan and Gordon

Gary and Peg Buchanan announce the engagement of their daughter, Joah Buchanan, all of Eudora, to Ryan Gordon, Overland Park. Ryan is the son of Greg and Kay Gordon, Hutchinson.
The future bride is a 2002 graduate of Eudora High School. She earned bachelor degrees in human biology and psychology from Kansas University in 2006. She will graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Baker University in December.
The future groom is a 2001 graduate of Hutchinson High School. He earned bachelor degrees in business administration, accounting and finance from KU in 2005. He is employed with Embarq.
The couple plan a Dec. 20, 2008, wedding in Lawrence.