Virginia Newton, former resident of Juneau, and Alvin Schmid of San Antonio, Texas, were married in a ceremony on July 5, at the home of Dixie and Bob Weiss of Juneau.
Pastor Larry Rorem performed the ceremony, and Judge Thomas B. Stewart of Juneau escorted the bride.
The matron of honor was Dixie Weiss, and the bridesmaids were Bonita Rohla of Juneau and Susan Benson of Washington, D.C.
The best man was Scott Bucker of Houston, Texas, and the groomsmen were John Pivar and Bob Weiss of Juneau.
While in Juneau, the former state archivist Virginia, dressed as the sun, led the march of the planets in the solar system in the Fourth of July parade.