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Miss Caitlin Denise McAlpin and Mr. Paul Harlan LeMaire were united in marriage at eleven o’clock in the morning on Saturday, March the tenth, two thousand twelve, in an outdoor ceremony at the Prud’ homme-Rouquier House in the beautiful historic district of Natchitoches. The ceremony was officiated by Dennis Norris.

Mario Torres and group provided music for the ceremony.  The coordination and décor of the wedding event was by Mandy Cathey Weddings & Events of Many, Louisiana and the Brides & Grooms cakes by Silver Palate Cakery. Catering the event was Ben and Keri Fidelak of Maison Louisiane Catering in Natchitoches, Louisiana.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. James Powell McAlpin and Ms. Denise McAlpin.  She is the granddaughter of the late James and Frances McAlpin and Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Veuleman and the late Charlene Veuleman. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Patrick LeMaire.  He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Leo Harlan, Mr. and Mrs. Raynard Broussard and the late Isaac LeMaire.

Given in marriage and escorted by her father, Mr. James Powell McAlpin, the bride wore a beautiful A-line gown made of delicate chiffon. The gown has a sweep train and overlapping strapless sweetheart neckline with silver beading around waist. The bride carried a brooch bouquet of assorted vintage brooches and finished to match her assemble.

Miss Lauren Berry served as Maid of Honor and Bridesmaids were Mrs. Jillian McAlpin, Mrs. Christa Cunningham, and Miss Jessica McAlpin. Serving as Flower girl was Miss Ann Marie Harlan. Mr. Robbie Greer served as Best Man and Groomsmen were Mr. Jay Shivers, Mr. Adam LeMaire and Mr. Isaac LeMaire.

The Bride is a 2007 graduate of Natchitoches Central High School. She graduated from Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, Louisiana with a Bachelors of Science in Accounting and a Master of Professional Accountancy. Caitlin will be employed with Ernst & Young as a staff in the Assurance Services Practice.  The groom is a 2003 graduate of Denton High School.  He received an Associate’s Degree in Precision Machining from North Central Texas College in Gainsville, Texas and a Bachelors of Science in Construction Engineering Technology from Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, Louisiana.  Paul is employed by NSTec.

Caitlin and Paul will be celebrating their new life together and reside in Las Vegas, Nevada.