Lutes is a 2007 graduate of Highland High School. She expects to receive a degree in vocal music education from Southeast Missouri State University in 2012. She is a sales associate at The Buckle.
Sides is a 2007 graduate of Herculaneum High School. He expects to receive a degree in sports management from Southeast in 2013. He is a member of 1137th Military Police Co., Army National Guard.
A June 23 wedding is planned.