Jim and Connie (Webster) Bandy of Auburn celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary July 3. They were married July 3, 1971 at Calvary Baptist Church in Olney by Pastor John F. Kaufield. Jim is a former educator and coach in the Auburn School District. He retired from State Farm in 2016. Connie is a former teacher in the Panhandle School District. She was the office manager for their insurance agency and also retired in 2016. They are the parents of Chad (Kim) Bandy of Round Hill, Virginia and Chet (Shannon) of Bloomington. They have six grandchildren and another on the way.