I married James Freeman in August 2016 and we are expecting our first baby in March 2017. I am currently teaching the criminal justice program at the JVS in Bloomingdale, Ohio.
Echo Taylor and Johnny Amuso were united in marriage at 3 p.m. Sept. 17, 2016 at the First Christian Church in Moundsville with Rev. Rodney Hubbs officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Ralph Taylor and the late Tammy Winesburg and Carol Taylor of McMechen.
The groom is the son of Leela Smedley of Wintersville and John Amuso of Steubenville.
Billie Orr, sister of the bride, served as matron of honor. Michael Amuso, brother of the groom, served as best man.
Other attendants included Natalie Kirchner, Megan Henry, Lindsey Harden, Patrick Donley, Jason Orr and Zachary Poland.
A reception took place at the Wheeling Artisan Center.
The bride is a 2010 graduate of John Marshall High School and 2015 graduate of West Liberty University where she received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. She is a registered nurse at Wheeling Hospital.
The groom is a 2007 graduate of Brooke High School and 2016 graduate of Belmont College where he received a certification in welding fabrication. He is employed as a welder at the Harley Davidson Powertrain & Operations plant in Kansas City, Mo.
A wedding trip to Walt Disney World is planned.
Gabrielle Schmid and Steven Helms were united in marriage at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016 at St. Michael Catholic Church in Wheeling with the Rev. Cody Ford officiating.
The bride is the daughter of David and Eleanor Schmid of Wheeling.
The groom is the son of John and Karen Helms of Wheeling.
Amanda Castle and Vanessa Andrei, sisters of the bride, served as matrons of honor. Brian Helms, brother of the groom, and Mat Robinson served as best men.
Other attendants included Katie Medovic, Krystal Mincey, Heather Ross, Christina Zoekler, Kaylee Ross, Riley Ross, Tom Boyd, Ryan Orth, Andrew Paulus, David Schmid and Owen Castle.
A reception took place at Glessner Auditorium in Oglebay Park’s Wilson Lodge.
The bride is a graduate of Wheeling Central Catholic High School. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from West Liberty University and a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from West Virginia University School of Dentistry. She is practicing as a general dentist in Martinsburg, W.Va.
The groom is a graduate of Wheeling Park High School. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise physiology from West Liberty University and a master’s degree in occupational therapy from West Virginia University. He is employed as an occupational therapist in Charles Town, W.Va.
After a wedding trip to Walt Disney World, the couple will reside in Martinsburg.
Brandi Cyndel Burger and Jeffery George David Barrett were united in marriage Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016 at Oglebay Park, Wheeling, with Stephanie Ferrell officiating the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Pete Burger of Wheeling.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffery Barrett of Moundsville.
Lexie Burger, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Heath Conner served as best man.
Other atttendants were Gretchen McCardle; Marissa Stricklin; Elizabeth Miller; Brooke Doran; Tommy Kennedy, brother of the groom; Randy Haught; Bryan Stricklin and Quin Mason.
The bride is a 2015 graduate of West Liberty University.
The groom attends West Virginia Northern Community College.
The couple is set to cruise the Mediterranean Sea in September as a wedding trip.
Reese Allen Folmar and Samantha Ray Van Lanen were united in marriage Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016 at Elm Grove United Methodist Church in Wheeling, with the Rev. Bryan Carpenter officiating the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Nelson and Linda Little of Bethlehem.
The groom is the son of Tom and Donna Folmar of Wheeling.
Barbara Davis, sister of the bride, served as matron of honor, and Kaitlyn Folmar, sister of the groom, was maid of honor. Vinnie Folmar of Wheeling was best man.
Other attendants were Jen Sayre; Katy Hannah; Morgan Rogers; Jess Bryan; Jenny Potts; Chelsea Folmar; Jilly Sayre; Evelyn Folmar; James Sayre; Zach Hess; T.J. Folmar, brother of the groom; Tyler Smith; Tom Timlin; Matt Muffany; Hines Rotriga and James Smith.
A reception followed at Grand Vue Park in Moundsville.
The bride is a graduate of West Liberty University with a dual degree in computer information systems and business information systems. She is employed at American Sanitary Supply.
The groom graduated from Pittsburgh Technical Institute with a Heating-Ventilation-Air Conditioning certification and is employed at H.E. Neumann.
Following a honeymoon to Canaan Valley, the couple will reside in Clearview.