Miss Ashley Brooke Atkinson and Mr. Kevin Michael Lucas were married Jan. 1 at Conyers Presbyterian Church. Tom Sparks officiated.

The bride is the daughter of Alan and Jackie Atkinson of Covington. The groom's parents are Terry and Nancy Lucas of Conyers.

The bride is a senior at Georgia College and State University, where she is scheduled to graduate in May with a degree in accounting and management. She is doing an internship with the internal auditor at Georgia College & State University.

The groom is in the U.S. Army. He attends A.I.T. in Augusta and plans to attend AirBorne school afterward.

The bride's sister, Lisa Atkinson of Covington, served as the maid of honor. The bride's best friend, Megan Villanueva, served as bridesmaid.

The groom's brother, Brian Lucas of Conyers, served as best man, while his best friend, Josh Greene of Conyers, served as groomsman.

The couple resides in Milledgeville and Augusta.