Brenda Dufour and Bruce Gieg Jr., both of Medford, plan to marry Dec. 31 at Sandals Royal Bahamian, in Nassau, Bahamas.
Dufour is the daughter of Jerry and Diane Bramwell of Medford. A 1992 graduate of South Medford High School, she received bachelor's degrees in journalism and business administration in 1997 from the University of Colorado at Boulder. She received a master's degree in teaching in 2001 from Southern Oregon University and a master's degree in school counseling/consulting in 2003 from Northwest Christian College. She is the lead counselor at South Medford High School.
Gieg is the son of Bruce and Theresa Gieg of Jacksonville. A 1978 graduate of Saugus High School in Saugus, Caif., he served in the United States Air Force in Bitburg, Germany, from 1978 to 1983. He is an automotive technology and metals manufacturing instructor at South Medford High School.
Cailey Harlacher and Matthew Branch, both of Eugene, plan to marry July 11, 2009, at Nunan Estate in Jacksonville.
Harlacher is the daughter of Randy and Janice Harlacher of Rogue River. A 2003 graduate of Rogue River High School in Rogue River, she received a bachelor's degree in educational studies followed by a master of education degree in teaching and learning in 2008 from the University of Oregon in Eugene. She is a substitute teacher with the Springfield and Bethel School Districts in Springfield and Eugene.
Branch is the son of Bob and Sherry Branch of Rogue River. A 2003 graduate of Rogue River High School, he received a bachelor's degree in human physiology in 2007 from the University of Oregon in Eugene. He is a phlebotomist with Oregon Medical Labs in Eugene.