MR. AND Mrs. Richard Kitchens of Newton Falls announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Kitchens, to Gary Grady, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Grady of Martins Ferry.
The bride-to-be is pursuing a master's degree in school counseling. She is employed as a second-grade teacher for Clark County School District in Las Vegas.
Her fiance received his master's degree from Walden University in forensic psychology and will pursue a career in that field.
A Sept. 21 wedding is being planned with a reception following at Meadow Ridge Events in Windsor, Ohio.