Jessie James and Wes Newton were married at 4:30 p.m. March 7, 2012, in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic by Matt Brown. A reception followed at Riu Palace Punta Cana.
She is the daughter of Jim and Kathleen James, Russiaville. She graduated from Western High School in 2003 and from Indiana University in 2006. She is the territory sales manager for Altria Sales and Distribution Company.
He is the son of Brad and Cathy Newton, Kokomo. He graduated from Western High School in 1995 and Indiana University in 2000. He is employed with Kokomo Glass and Paint.
After a trip to Anguilla, the couple resides in Russiaville.