Shannon Marie McLaughlin and Derek Scott Artimez were united in marriage on Sept. 22 at St. Jude Church, Glen Dale.
The bride is the daughter of Tom and Donna McLaughlin of Dallas, West Virginia. She is the granddaughter of Betty and the late Jim Welch, also of Dallas, and the late Dorothy and Earl McLaughlin of Wellsburg.
The groom is the son of Bruce and Suzanne Artimez of Moundsville, and the grandson of Lorraine of Moundsville; and the late Manuel (Junior) Artimez; and the late Opal and Glenn “Doc” Romanoski of Moundsville.
The couple met at John Marshall High School in Glen Dale, and are both graduates of West Virginia University. Derek currently works for WVU Potomac State College as an alumni relations coordinator and Shannon currently works for IBM as an information assurance officer.