MCKINNEY (AP) – The docket is bare but the day is full for a North Texas justice of the peace as he faces an onslaught of brides and grooms determined to exchange vows on 12/12/12.
Paul Raleeh is justice of the peace for Precinct 1 of Collin County, where some of the fastest-growing northern suburbs of Dallas are situated.READ MORE: 2 Men Killed After Crane Falls On Pickup Truck On Texas Interstate
County spokesman Tim Wyatt says Raleeh has been overwhelmed with a wave of requests to preside over weddings.READ MORE: Woman Charged With Intoxication Manslaughter After Driving Pickup Head-On Into Victim's Car
Raleeh usually marries four to five couples a week. For Wednesday, December 12, 2012, Wyatt says Raleeh has 30 scheduled for that day alone.
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