Dave Sammons, rural Logan, and Sheri Sammons, Almena, along with Dan and Jana Irby, Bogue, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Brandie Lynette Sammons, to Dylan Eugene Irby.

Grandparents of the couple are Larry and Vernelle Sammons, Phillipsburg, Cecil and Patti Roy, rural Stockton, Roma Lee Irby, Bogue, the late Don Irby, Eula Clary, Hill City, and the late Eugene Clary.

The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Logan High School and a 2009 graduate from Pratt Community College with an associate's degree in business. She is self-employed and runs a home day care.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2005 graduate of Hill City High School and a 2009 graduate from PCC with an associate's degree in electrical power technology. He is employed at Midwest Energy, Hoxie.

An Aug. 25, 2012, wedding is planned at Bogue United Methodist Church.