Jessica Lea Laughery and Joseph Timothy Wood were united in marriage during a double-ring ceremony on July 9 at Blennerhassett Hotel by Pastor Tim Burch.
The bride is the daughter of Dave and Jenny Laughery of Parkersburg. She is a 2005 graduate of West Virginia Wesleyan College with a bachelor's degree in elementary education.
She teaches first grade at Maria Sanchez Elementary School in Hartford, Conn.
The groom is the son of Dan and Terri Wood of Tomkins Cove, N.Y. He is a 2005 graduate of the University of Hartford with a bachelor's degree in elementary education. He teaches third grade at Maria Sanchez Elementary School in Hartford.
Cortnie Logston of Parkersburg served as maid of honor. Tim Jimenez, the groom's older brother, served as best man.
A reception in the Charleston Ballroom at the Blennerhassett Hotel immediately followed the ceremony.
After a honeymoon cruise around the Mediterranean, they reside in West Hartford, Conn.