Evan and Rhonda Hadley, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Jessica Layne Hadley, to Bradley Jay Brazda, son of Keith and Kim Frank, Bison, and Dennis and Linda Brazda, Hays.

Grandparents of the couple are Robert and Rosetta Aschenbrenner, and Keith and Janice Hadley, all of Ellis, Willard and Sally Schuckman, McPherson, and Chet and Mary Walker, Bison.

The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Ellis High School, a 2010 graduate of Fort Hays State University with a degree in medical diagnostic imaging and a degree in radiologic technology, and a 2011 graduate of Washburn University with a certificate in radiation therapy. She is a radiologic technologist at Salina Regional Health Center.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2003 graduate of Otis-Bison High School and a 2005 graduate of Northeast Kansas Technical College from the automotive collision repair program. He is an automotive painter at Conklin Cars, Salina.

A Sept. 1, 2012, wedding is planned at St. Mary Catholic Church, Ellis.