Kendra Bates and Willie Williams
Kendra Bates and Willie Williams of McCook announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. The parents of the couple are Clark and Dawna Bates of McCook, Mary Lichtenwaldt of McCook and Wilbert Williams of Arvada, Colo. The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of McCook Senior High and will be continuing her education at Nebraska Christian College in Papillion. The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of McCook Senior High. He has earned his Associates degree at Nebraska Christian College and will continue his education at Grace University in Omaha. An Aug. 12, 2006, ceremony is being planned at McCook Christian Church.