Wedding announcement: Praus-MetzgerKarin Praus and Army MP Spec. Ben Metzger were married Dec. 30, 2011. The bride is the daughter of Shane Exum and the late Kim Praus Zwart. She is a 2008 graduate of Farmington High?School. The groom is the son of Dave and Kelly Metzger. He is also a 2008 graduate of Farmington High?School. Maid of honor was the bride’s friend, Aleshia Jenrich.?Best man was the groom’s friend,?Derek Olson. Ushers were Andy Folz, Pete Folz, and Mat VanValkenburg. The couple were married after the groom returned from an 11-month deployment in Iraq. They currently reside at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., where they will be until MP Spec. Metzger takes on duty station at Fort Hood,?Texas on June 1.