Harrington received a bachelor of science degree in accounting from Southeast Missouri State University in 2005. She is an accountant with Bucher and Eftink, LLC, in Sikeston.
Cotner is a 2003 graduate of Southeast Missouri Law Enforcement Academy, and a member of the 354th Military Police Co. in St. Louis. He is employed by Sikeston Department of Public Safety.
A March 2009 wedding is planned.