The Searsport United Methodist Church was the setting Aug. 1, 2009, for the wedding of Megan Lynne Marshall and Nicholas Dale Hills.

The bride is the daughter of Leanne and Edmund Marshall of Belfast. The groom is the son of Bonnie and James Aldus of Searsmont and Emily-May and Maurice Hills of Montville.

The ceremony was performed by the Rev. Steven MacLeod, pastor of the church. The organist was Clifford Young of Brooks.

The bride had as her maid of honor a college friend, Kara Cushman of Owls Head. The groom’s attendant was also a college friend, Sera Walcott of Conyers, Ga.

The bride graduated from Belfast Area High School in 2003 and from Thomas College in Waterville in 2007 with a major in elementary education. She is now teaching at the Albert Stevens School in Belfast.

The groom graduated from Belfast Area High School in 2003 and from Thomas College in 2008 with a major in elementary education. He is now teaching at the Swanville Elementary School.

They spent their honeymoon traveling along the Maine Coast.