to marry Feb. 22
William and Kala Nickel of Hillsboro, and Edwin and Miriam Slipke of New Almelo, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Phyllis Nickel and Alan Slipke.
The bride-elect is a 1994 graduate of Hillsboro High School and a 1999 graduate of Fort Hays State University. She is employed as a merchandise planner with Payless Shoe Source Inc.
The groom-to-be is a 1991 graduate of Lenora High School and a 1995 graduate of Fort Hays State. He is employed as a computer programmer for Payless Shoe Source Inc.
The couple will be married Feb. 22 at Trinity Mennonite Church in Hillsboro.