Bruce and Judy Stockman, Kirwin, grandparents of the prospective groom, Jeff Stockman, Kennewick, Wash., Jeffrey Rice, Hermiston, Ore., and Shelly Weilert, Hays, parents of the couple, announce the engagement of Derek Stockman and Melissa Moss, both of Kirwin.

The bride-elect is a paraeducator in Stockton schools and is taking classes at Fort Hays State University.

The prospective bridegroom is farming with his grandfather, Bruce Stockman. He also is taking classes at FHSU.

No wedding date has been set.