William and Joy Nordin of Pleasant Township celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 22, 2009, at Pleasant Fire Department Social Hall. The former Joy Johnson and William Nordin were married Aug. 20, 1959, at First Lutheran Church, Warren, by the Rev. Faederick Haer. They are the parents of Myron, Matthew and Michael Nordin, who, along with their families, hosted the party, and the late Mark Nordin. Guests attended from Pennsylvania, New York Ohio, Tennessee and California.