April Dawn DuPuis and Sgt. John Merlin Konter were married July 26, 2003, at The Church of the Most Holy Trinity in Augusta Ga.
The bride is the daughter of CW5 Dennis and Kay DuPuis of South Carolina and is a registered nurse.
The groom is the son of Al and Kathy Konter of Viola. He is an MP with the U.S. Army. The couple left Oct. 19 for Germany as Sgt. Konter is currently stationed there starting a three-year tour.
Among those attending the wedding were the groom's godmother from Franklin, Wis.; his parents, Al and Kathy Konter, his brother and sister-in-law, Ben and Wendy Konter, and friends Marlin Hoercher, Frank Etheridge, all from the Viola area; and his friend Danny Millyard from Missouri.