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Couple exchange vows in March


Melanie Hamiel and Adam Culvey were married on March 23, 2013, at the Rimrock Church, Rapid City, with the Rev. Steve Balsley officiating.

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Parents of the couple are Noel and Janet Hamiel, rural Reliance; and Donald and Carolyn Culvey, Rochester, Mich.

Matrons of honor were Melissa Rupert and Allison Carpenter. Bridesmaids were Anna Lee and Laci Culvey. Flower girls were Elaina Carpenter, Nora Law and Natalie Law.

Best man was Brandon Culvey. Groomsmen were Chad Carpenter and Brian Rupert. Ring bearers were Luke Rupert, Max Rupert, John Carpenter, Nicholas Carpenter and Presley Culvey.

A reception and dance were held at the Alex Johnson Hotel, Rapid City.

Melanie is a graduate of Mitchell High School and attended the University of Nebraska, prior to graduating in 2003 from Pacific University College of Optometry. She practices in Los Angeles, Calif.

Adam is a graduate of Rochester High School, Rochester. He owns and operates a window-cleaning business in Los Angeles.

The couple will live in Los Angeles.