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

• Christopher Howard, 37, and Becki Keller, 34, both of Independence.

• Nicholas Hessenius, 39, and Sarah Wehrman, 33, both of Independence.

• Nathan Taliaferro, 38, and Heather Dismang, 36, both of Independence.

 • Jonathan Harman, 44, and Jennifer Green, 41, both of Lee's Summit.

• Matthew Taverner, 23, and Madison Hankins, 23, both of Lee's Summit.

• Justin Walker, 24, Overland Park, and Haylee Lewis, 24, Lee's Summit.

• Donald Young, 61, and Doris Shuster, 57, both of Independence.

• Kyle Rowland, 35, and Jessica Spellerberg, 35, both of Blue Springs.

– Jillayne Ritchie