Kate & Derek Doucet

Wedding date: February 19, 2022   VENDORS  Photographer: Grace Photography  Wedding planner: Maycee Scardino, The Wedding Collection  Ceremony and Reception venue: The Bay St. Louis Community Hall  Florist: Beth Cranford Flowers and the bride’s aunts and uncles with FiftyFlowers.com  Caterer: Southern Fusion Catering, LLC  Liquor: Labat Bartending  Makeup: Chrissy Cox  Hair: Ashley Mills  Jewelry: Friend…

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Caitlin & Jacob Miles

Wedding date: February 27, 2021   VENDORS  Photography: MAC Photo Co.  Second Shooter: My-Tram Seymour  Wedding Planners: Magnolia Bride  Ceremony Venue: Cathedral of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary  Reception Venue: Nativity Sacred Heart Center  Florist: Shindig Floral Design  Caterer/Bar Services: Southern Flavor Catering  Liquor/Beer/Wine: Keesler Air Force Base & The Bottle Shop  Makeup:…

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Stuart & Caitlyn Simpson Dodds

Wedding date: November 9, 2019 BRIDE’S FAVORITE ELEMENT OF THE WEDDING “Before we entered the reception, our wedding planner arranged a private dinner for us to enjoy our first meal together as husband and wife. Those precious, valuable moments allowed us some uninterrupted time to slow down and experience the joy of being newlyweds.” HER…

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Alexis & Chris Garrett

Sentimental sweethearts Special touches make couple’s wedding day unique By Jennifer Gentile Chris Garrett’s marriage proposal was the most meaningful moment his bride-to-be, Alexis McAuliffe, could have imagined. The couple, who met while working at The Chimneys restaurant in Gulfport, were visiting Alexis’s grandmother in Massachusetts for her 85th birthday. There in the home where…

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Morgan & Cory Dickerson

Wedding date: September 28, 2019 Bride’s Favorite Element of the Wedding Seeing my groom’s face when I was walking down the aisle. Although there were so many people present in the moment, it still felt like it was only him and me.   Her Advice for Other Couples Make sure you have a wedding planner….

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Love Story: Linh & Kevin

Nuptials honor couple’s Vietnamese, Catholic heritage By Jennifer Gentile At the end of a rose petal-strewn path, Linh Nguyen Bui’s future was waiting. The evening of March 18, 2018, already had promised to be special. Linh and her boyfriend, Kevin Cuong Bui, were meeting their parents for dinner at the Old Capitol Inn in Jackson….

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Jamie & Ryan Meyers

Wedding date: June 23, 2019 Bride’s favorite elements of the wedding: The photography — James Edwards Bates did an exceptional job with the photos. He got all the candid moments and posed moments and photographed everyone at my wedding (guests and all). Now I can relive the day when I look at the photos he…

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Shanell & Hakeem Lawson

Wedding date: June 8, 2019 Bride’s favorite element of the wedding: Watching our wedding vision come to life and (seeing) it turn out better than we could ever have imagined. Advice to other couples: Sit down together, pick a reasonable budget … and stick to it. It’s so easy to get swept up in all…

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Laken & Jacob North

Wedding date: October 19, 2019 Bride’s favorite element of the wedding: Amid the rush of the day, our first look was truly so special, getting that alone time with each other. Advice to other couples: Don’t get wrapped up in the stress of planning, and just remember to keep the planning process fun!    …

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Anna Kate & John Cornish

Married November 24, 2018 VENDORS Photographer: Kayce Stork Wedding planner: Renae Allen Ceremony venue: St. Mary Catholic Church Reception venue: Slavonian Lodge Florist: After the Proposal Caterer: Salute Makeup: Jackie Merlau Hair: Jacqueline Reynolds Videographer: Kayce Stork Shoes: Dillard’s Wedding gown: Mimi’s Bridal (Laurel, MS) Tux: Men’s Wearhouse Bridesmaid dresses: Dillard’s Musician/Entertainment: Nightshift Sounds Entertainment…

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