Sammie Simmons Jr. and Robin Walker were married Sept. 26, 1992, at First United Methodist Church of Newton. 

They plan to renew their vows on a later date and possibly take a trip to Hawaii. 

Sammie is employed with the state of Kansas and Robin is employed with Western Resources, Inc. The couple has been blessed with three wonderful children: Savannah, a senior at Newton High School; Tjaden, a freshman; and Andrew, a fifth-grader at Santa Fe 5/6 Center.