Nicky Wix and Penny Penick, of Westmoreland, are thrilled to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Kara Lynn Wix to Mr. Dyron Layne Birdwell, son of Larry & Beverly Birdwell, of Lafayette.
Dyron graduated from M.C.H.S in 2007 and attended college at The University of Tennessee- Knoxville from fall 2007 until earning his Sport Management Degree in spring 2011. Dyron recently received his Masters of Arts in Teaching- graduating with High Honors from Tusculum College. Kara graduated from M.C.H.S in 2009 and also attended college at The University of Tennessee- Knoxville. She attended from fall 2009 until earning her Business Management degree in fall 2012. The couple continues to support The University of Tennessee by being season ticket holders for the football program… Go Vols!
Dyron is currently freshman head coach and assistant jv and varsity coach to the Oak Ridge High School Boys Basketball Team in Oak Ridge, TN. This is his 4th season with the Wildcats. Kara has worked for a Christian women’s boutique, Altar’d State, since spring of 2011. She is now part of the Logistic and Distribution department of Altar’d State’s home office located in Knoxville, TN. Kara and Dyron plan to reside in Knoxville,TN
The couple, dating since December 2006, is happily planning their upcoming wedding. Many of their family and friends will gather at Del Monaco Winery and Vineyards in Baxter, TN on Saturday June the 28th 2014.