Steve and Sandy (O’Neal) Hays of Montpelier are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were united in marriage on March 2, 1963 at the West Bridgewater E.U.B. church by the Rev. Marion Hanover. Steve and Sandy are the parents of: Sharla (Lindy) Kirkingburg of Montpelier, Brian (Lori) Hays of Wauseon, and Jodi Hays of Montpelier. They also have five grandchildren. The family is hosting an open house in their honor on March 2nd from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Montpelier Moose.