RAYLAND - Dan and Pam Kourim of Rayland celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary May 11.
They were married May 11, 1985, in First Christian Church, Martins Ferry.
He is the son of the late Jerry Kourim Jr. and Rose Kourim of Rayland and is a heavy equipment operator at Valley Mining.
His wife is the daughter of Leonard and Carolyn Cole of Tiltonsville and Ed and Mary Wagner of Yorkville. She is employed as a preshcool teacher's aide in Buckeye Local School District.
The couple are the parents of two children: Pfc. Matthew Kourim, serving in Iraq with the U.S. Army Reserve Military Police Unit, and Jennifer.
They plan to celebrate with a backyard barbecue later this summer when their son returns home.