Mike and Bricky McConnell celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 3, 2016, at the Elks Club, while surrounded by family and friends. The couple was married Sept. 10, 1966, in St. Alphonsus Church.

They have a son, Michael (Kathi) McConnell; a daughter, Melissa (Scott) Murphy; two granddaughters, Sara and Lily; three grandsons, Rodney, Jared and Jamison; and two great-granddaughters, Eva and Scarlett.