Kassandra Lee Bennett and Jacob Ray Riley were united in marriage on July 27 at Cornerstone Church in Grand Island, N.Y. The Rev. Joel Riley, father of the groom and pastor of Dennyville Baptist Church in Ronda, officiated at the 1 p.m. ceremony.  Wedding music was provided by guitarist and …

Valerie Michelle Sebastian and Gregory Andrew Middleton were united in marriage May 26 at Childress Vineyards, Lexington. The Rev. Mark Weekley officiated at the 6 p.m. ceremony. Wedding music was provided by Corda Entertaniment String Trio.

Hannah Michelle Goulds and Jacob Scott Eddy were united in marriage on Saturday, June 1 at the Barn at Blueberry Hill, Dobson. The Rev. John Triplett officiated at the 6 p.m., outdoor ceremony. Music was provided by Danny Jenkins.

Brooklyn Laurel Gentry and Casey Alan Reid were united in marriage March 10, at Majestic Mill Weddings in Belmont. The Rev. Thomas C. Alley officiated at the ceremony. Wedding and reception music were provided by Whirl-A-Way Sounds and Entertainment.

Kayley Virginia Anderson and Coleman Wesley Badgett were married Saturday, Sept. 29, at 2 p.m., at the Phillips family farm, North Wilkesboro. The Rev. Mark J. Hall and the Rev. Scott Church officiated at the ceremony. Wedding music was provided by Rodney Reavis, violinist, and Daniel Rash, …

Ernestine Shell and James Gilbert Dunnagan III were married Sept. 8 at Wagoner Baptist Church, Jefferson. The Rev. Darrell Poole officiated. Music was provided by Andrea Spears of Jefferson and Tim Call of Ronda.

Adrianna Nicole Rowland and Jacob Tanner Harrs were married Aug. 4, 2018, at the Doc Watson Stage at Wilkes Community College. The Rev. Gordon Bradberry officiated. Pre-recorded wedding music was provided by Ball and Ball Inc.

Brittany Lee Hostetter and Isaac Paul Moore were united in marriage on Oct. 20, 2018, at Cherry Grove Baptist Church. Pastor Philip E. Moore, father of the groom, officiated at the 2 p.m. ceremony.

Fredricka “Freddy” Ann Wolfe and Brian David Cary were united in marriage at Winding Creek Farm and Wedding Barn, Hamptonville, about a year ago. The Rev. Stevie and the Rev. Katrina Bullock officiated at the afternoon, outdoor ceremony.

Erin Faith Eller and Todd Michael Bowers were united in marriage Oct. 14 at Elk Baptist Church in Ferguson. The Rev. Robert Harless officiated at the 2 p.m. ceremony. James and Nathan Hall provided wedding music.

Natalie Alisa Caroline West and Andrew Scott Marley were married Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at Welcome Home Baptist Church, North Wilkesboro. The Rev. John Triplett and the Rev. Richard Whittington officiated at the ceremony. Wedding music was provided by Mrs. Cynthia Collins, pianist, Heidi H…

Rebecca Ann Riley and Stuart Price Floyd were married on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at Wellford Baptist Church in Wellford, S.C. The Rev. Tim Tucker, pastor of Mountain View Baptist Church in Hamptonville, officiated at the 11 a.m. ceremony. Wedding music was provided by guitarist and singer-s…

Hollie-Anne Triplett and Trevor Steven Royall were united in marriage on Saturday, June 10, 2017, at The Barn at Heritage Farm in Dobson. The Rev. David Wellborn officiated at the 4:30 p.m. outdoor ceremony. Wedding music was provided by Heidi Holloway, violinist, and Nacci Palloto, guitaris…

Dr. Monica Lynn Shepherd and J. David Culler were married Nov. 11 at 11:11 a.m., on the veranda of the couple’s home, 156 First Winston Road, North Wilkesboro. Members of BackPorch Bluegrass, including the groom, Tony Joines, Jim Matthews, Wes Tuttle and Jacob Joines, provided music.

Chastin Marinn Eller and Thomas Matthew Layne were united in marriage on Sept. 17 at Camp Harrison/Herring Ridge in Boomer. The groom’s grandfather, the Rev. Darrell Poole, officiated at the ceremony.

Julia Irene Waters and David Robert Brinton were united in marriage on Oct. 28, 2017, at Saint Mary’s Episcopal Church in Arlington, Va., The Rev. Timothy Malone officiated at the 4 p.m. ceremony.

Shelby Lynn Chandler and Edwin Hugh (Trey) Martin III were married April 1, at Chapel in the Pines, Chapel Hill. The Rev. J.D. Granade, son of Dr. Nelson Granade, and Sharilyn Owens, officiated at the ceremony. Wedding music was provided by Rob Passow, pianist.

Stevie Lee Hamby and Adam Edward Anderson were married July 15, 2017, at Sky Retreat in Purlear. The Rev. David Wellborn officiated at the 5 p.m. ceremony. C.J. Ballard, guitarist and vocalist, provided music.

Kary LeeAnn Durham and Ethan Joshua Creed were united in marriage on Saturday, June 3, 2017, on the lakefront veranda at Trump National Golf Club, Charlotte. The Rev. Mark Smith officiated at the 5 p.m. ceremony. Wedding music was arranged by Donnie Poplin with Chase Tharpe, soloist.

The Big R Orchard home of Scott and Angie Robinson was the setting for the July 1, 2017 wedding of Rachel Allison Snipes and Eric Brandon Sutphin. The 5 p.m. ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Stevan Alan Snipes, father of the bride. Music was provided by Chamber Music of the Hills from Con…

Brittany Dare Oxentine and Joshua Todd Treadaway were united in marriage July 22, 2017, at Meadow Creek in Deep Gap. The Rev. Brandon Felts officiated at the 5 p.m. ceremony. Wedding music was provided by Erica Mae Rattler and Charles Walker Oxentine.

Norma Jean Greer became the bride of William Kyle Frost, Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the Shepherd’s Lighthouse.

Katie DeAn Anderson and Ryan Alexander Sexton were married Dec. 10,  2016, at Jefferson Landing in Jefferson. The Rev. Ken Morris officiated at the 5:30 p.m. ceremony. Wedding music was provided by guitarist and singer-songwriter CJ Ballard.

Sarah Whitney Oxford and Luke John Studd, both of Australia, were married June 9, 2017, at The Farm, Overlook Estate, Banner Elk. Clayton Oxford, brother of the bride, officiated at the 5:30 p.m. ceremony. Reader was John Oxford, brother of the bride. Wedding music was provided by the Summit…

Hanna Adell Church and Nevin Shaughn Johnson were united in marriage Oct. 22, 2016, at Rendezvous Mountain State Park, Purlear. The Rev. Ronnie McMillan of First Baptist Church of Ronda officiated at the 2 p.m. ceremony.

Whitney “Nikki” Kuester and Juan Olea were married in a noon ceremony on Feb. 27, 2017, at the Wilkes County Courthouse.

Lauren Adrienne Morrow and The Honorable David Von Byrd were married March 9, 2017, at the Historic Westover Plantation in Charles City, Va. The Rev. Brian Purcell officiated at the 4:30 p.m. ceremony. Scottish bagpiper Tim MacLeod provided music.

Kristi Lynn Kennedy and Russell Ward Gambill Jr. were united in marriage on Dec. 9, 2016, at 7 p.m., at the Yadkin Valley Event Center.

MaKayla Brooke Wiles and Joshua Steve Thomas were married Oct. 8, 2016, at Williams Farm, Roaring River. The Rev. Greg Hall officiated at the 4 p.m. ceremony. Wedding music was provided by disc jockey John Vannoy.

Kendall Victoria Wilcox and Andrew Handy were united in marriage on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 at Millers Creek United Methodist Church. The Rev. Keith Lyon officiated at the 4 p.m. ceremony. Lauren Blevins of Millers Creek played the piano for the bride’s entrance.

Megan Heather Frizzell and Garrett Luke Holbrook were united in marriage on Oct. 1, 2016, at Jeter Mountain Farm, Hendersonville. The Rev. Todd McCullough officiated at the 4:30 p.m., outdoor ceremony. Keith Ball provided wedding music.

Sydney Brooke Lail and Elisha Lionel Shepherd were married Nov. 26, 2016, at Rex Allen Theatre and Events, Hickory. The Rev. Steve Smith officiated at the 4 p.m. ceremony. Carmen Suttles, Karla Starnes and Jennifer Lassiter provided wedding music.

Rachel Jordan Eller and Lance Kent Byrd were united in marriage on Nov. 5, 2016, at Bethel Baptist Church. The Rev. Vernon Eller officiated at the 2 p.m. ceremony. Wedding music was provided by Casey and Heather Johnson, pianists, and Elisabeth Blevins and Megan Brown, vocalists.

Devin Michelle Byrd and Keith Douglas Royal were married Oct. 22, 2016, at Camp Harrison in Boomer. The Rev. Ted Combs and the Rev. Justin Blevins officiated at the 4 p.m. ceremony.

Patricia Marie Cardinale and Andrew Devin Moretz were united in marriage on  Sept. 10, 2016, at The Arbors in Cleveland. The Rev. Dr. Patrick Maloy officiated at the 5:30 p.m. outdoor ceremony. Wedding music was provided by Split Second Sound of Charlotte.

Erica Lea Dancy and Aaron Gwyn Lovette were married Oct. 29, 2016, at Lights For Christ Ministries. The Rev. Don Bowling officiated at the 2 p.m. ceremony.