Patrick Michael Reynolds, Liberty, Mo., and Jane Marie Grove, Liberty, Mo., announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Leigh Erin Reynolds, to Nathan John Purdy, son of Michael Stephen Purdy, Hays, and Denise Renee Simpson, Hays.

The bride-elect is a 2011 graduate of Hays High School. She is general manager of Quality Inn.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2009 graduate of HHS. He is a mechanic at Best Radiator.

A Sept. 9, 2017, wedding is planned at the Fox Pavillion, Hays.