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Local Couple Getting Dream Wedding

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- An engaged military couple of from McKeesport Friday night got an early wedding present.

Matt Brown, and his fiancée, Hannah Reese, won an all-expenses paid wedding to be held at the Hotel Monaco, in downtown Pittsburgh.

Matt served a tour of duty in Iraq, he says he met Hannah in a bar when he came back home.

The announcement that they had won the top prize in the wedding give-away was made Friday Night, at the Warriors Rock concert, held at the Soldiers and Sailors Hall in Oakland.

Matt told KDKA-TV, "she kept saying she wanted to go the courthouse to sign the papers, but, I knew deep down, it's every girl's dream to have a wedding, I wouldn't do that to her, now, luckily this [win] came up."

The couple – who already have a 4-year-old girl, and a 7-month-old son together – plan a December wedding.

Their son has been diagnosed with a rare respiratory disease.

Hannah said when she first met Matt, she knew instantly the two would be together for a long time.

She said, "I told him I want kids, and we have two wonderful children."

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