The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


April 20, 2012

Engagement: Collins-Miles

— Angie Emerson of Elkmont and Scotty Collins of Decatur announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather BreAnne Collins of Athens, to Nicholas Lynn Miles, son of Terry and Debbie Miles of Minor Hill, Tenn.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Jim Rickman and Barbara Emerson, both of Athens, Billy and Gwen Emerson of Anderson, and Sally Long of Madison and the late Lester Long.

She is a 2009 graduate of West Limestone High School and is currently attending Calhoun Community College where she is pursuing an associate degree in nursing. She plans to graduate in May.

She is employed by Decatur General Hospital as a nursing assistant.

The prospective groom is the grandson of Larry and Peggy Thorne of Minor Hill, Tenn., and the late John and Margaret Miles.

He attended Giles County High School. He is employed by Snap-on Tools as a CNC operator.

The wedding is planned June 9, 2012 at Enon Baptist Church in Anderson.

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