Andrew and Kara started dating September 1997. They were both in high school and met at a band fund raiser for the LaVergne High School Marching Band. After high school, they both went to college at Middle Tennessee State University. Kara graduated just after Andrew spent two years in Germany on a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Later-day Saints in 2003. After Andrew got home he went back to MTSU. After that they decided it was time to get married; after eight years of dating. In August 2005 Andrew asked Kara to marry him. Of course, she said yes. After a lengthy engagement of four months, they got married at the Nashville Tennessee Temple on December 23, 2005.
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