Douglas and Brenda Dreiling, Olathe, and the late Alan Karlin, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Erika Rae Karlin, to Luke Jordan Scoby, son of Shirley Scoby, Hays, and the late Brian Scoby.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Wichita Northwest High School and attended Fort Hays State University. She is employed at Insurance Planning Inc.

The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of Hays High School and Northwest Kansas Technical College. He is employed with the Hays Fire Department.

A Sept. 17, 2011, wedding is planned at St. Nicholas of Myra Catholic Church, Hays.