Alisha Starr Croomes and Clark Burkart Jester Jr. were married Oct. 4, 2008, at Jerry Ivey Park, Salina, with Pastor Paul Long officiating.

Parents of the couple are Burl and Luana Croomes, Salina and Clark Jester Sr. and Ana Martinez, and Jim and Micky Menard,

The bride was escorted by her father.

Honor attendant was Kimberly Jester. Attendants were Meghan Dumler, Kaci Smith, and Agnes Eklund.

Best man was Jesse Lowe. Groomsmen were Jon Sterling, Trenton Shaft and Cody Buckner. Ushers were Ryan Levine, Lon Beffort, Cody Linn, Cody Espinosa and Josh Smith.

Candlelighters/guest greeters were Jeana DeLaney and Amber Taylor. Flower girl was Jocelyn Negus. Ringbearer was Joshua DeLaney.

The bride was a 1999 graduate of Salina South High School, and 2008 Bethany College, with a dual major in studio art with a concentration in painting and art education pre-kindergarten to 12th grade. She is a art educator at Hutchinson Middle School.

The bridegroom is 2000 of Salina South High School and attending Hutchinson Community College, majoring in architectural drafting.

The newlyweds are home in Hutchinson.