Jennifer Jean Goetz and Pfc. Thomas Jesse Hallam were married June 7, 2008, in Hays with Rev. William Miller officiating a private ceremony.

Parents of the couple are Christopher and Dana Goetz, and Emily Hallam, all of Hays, and Thomas D. Hallam, Fort Worth, Texas.

Honor attendant was Laura Rupke, sister of the bride.

Best man was Bryan Rupke, brother-in-law of the bride.

The bride is a graduate of Thomas More Prep-Marian High School and University of Kansas. She is employed at High Plains Mental Health Center.

The bridegroom is a graduate of Kingman High School and attended Pittsburg State University. He is employed at Home Depot.

The newlyweds are at home in Hays.