Hendricks is a 2003 graduate of Advance High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in broadcast journalism from Missouri State University in 2007. She is internet content director at KFVS12.
Russell is a 2004 graduate of DeSoto High School. He received a bachelor of science degree in mass communication from Southeast Missouri State University in 2008. He is a multi-media journalist at KFVS.
A June 9 wedding is planned at Bethel General Baptist Church in Advance.