The following people applied for marriage licenses at the Eastern Jackson County Courthouse in Independence. 

• Zachary Jason, 28, and Lauren Nicholson, 27, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Timothy Titus, 31, and Jamie Gudding, 31, both of Blue Springs.

• Christopher Mavis, 25, and Rebecka Pabst, 25, both of Blue Springs.

• Branden Ellinger, 25, Kingsville, and Samantha Wiggins, 19, Pleasant Hill.

• Louis A. Bestgen Jr., 22, and Allie Gossage, 22, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Matthew Hess, 23, and Lindsey Arnold, 23, both of Independence.

• Ryan Jett, 23, and Anna Juarez, 22, both of Blue Springs.

• Corey Trentham, 36, and Aimee Steger, 36, both of Independence.

• Brandon Huston, 28, and Aneshia Neely, 29, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Mathew Salyer, 27, and Kaitlin Short, 29, both of Kansas City.

• Eric Long, 43, and Kristi Murray, 34, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Christian Priem, 49, and Lisa Dec, 48, both of Blue Springs.

• Franklin Corr, 50, and Linda Johnson, 54, both of Independence.

• Brandon Browning, 34, and Erin Zimmerman, 34, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Alec Champlin, 23, and Jordan Mastin, 23, both of Concordia, Kan.

• Dan Penner, 65, and Raven Thornheart, 48, both of Raytown.

• Jon Green, 53, and Jeanette Pabst, 56, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Le Nguyen, 47, Independence, and Todd Sullivan, 53, Wentzville.

• Brandon Hays, 29, and Rebecca Smith, 25, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Derek Drinkard, 38, and Tammy Johnson, 33, both of Blue Springs.

• Alan Knapp, 50, and Carolyn Winston, 50, both of Independence.

• Clinton Ritchel, 26, and Madelyn Rosales, 23, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Blaine Allan, 24, and Sali Hamami, 26, both of Independence.

• Anthony Richardson, 52, and Linda Lee, 45, both of Grain Valley.

• Michael Walker, 25, Independence, and Shelby Henderson, 24, Grain Valley.

• Brendon Killingsworth, 40, and Tanya Strickland, 40, both of Greenwood.

• Tyler Daleo, 28, Lee’s Summit, and Jessica Slusser, 29, Independence.

• Brandon Johnson, 39, and Rachel Smith, 33, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Adam Blevins, 20, and Aubrey Brewster, 18, both of Kansas City.

• Brandon Holsburg, 28, and Rachael King, 27, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Thomas Burgdorf, 28, and Emily Schwarze, 33, both of Gardner, Kan.

• Benjamin Youngs, 40, and Christina Roark, 32, both of Independence.

• Patrick Washington, 32, and Vakya Harris, 31, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Ross Palmer, 28, and Lyka Gomez, 24, both of Kansas City.

• James O’Connor, 66, and Celeste Coleman, 59, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Bradley Padley, 27, and Katelyn Toth, 24, both of Blue Springs.

• Austin Schlatter, 31, and Brittney Tapp, 26, both of Lee’s Summit.

• Dominic Pedroza, 28, and Michelle Kabrick, 24, both of Grain Valley.

• Miguel Santos Fernandez, 43, and Navas Barrera, 37, both of Raytown.

– Jillayne Ritchie