MILLERSBURG — Yessenia Velasquez and Jared Blevens were united in marriage Dec. 19, 2018 at the Holmes County Courthouse.

The bride is the daughter of Jose and Yolanda Velasquez of Barstow, California and the groom is the son of Kathy Blevens and Charles Blevens, both of Wooster.

The bride is a graduate of Barstow High School and California State University, San Bernardino. She is a police officer for the city of Colton, California.

The groom is a graduate of Wooster High School and of Ashland University. He is a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army serving as an infantry officer at Fort Irwin, California.