Mr. Lynn Tacha, Gibbon, Neb., announces the engagement and approaching marriage of his daughter, Julie Anne Tacha, to Thomas Glenn Wessel, son of John and Julie Wessel, Dodge City.

Grandparents of the couple are the late Claude and Barbara Tacha, Pete and Lorraine Scadden, Gibbon, the late Raymond and Zella Wessel, and Gary and Kathy Flair, Dodge City.

The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Gibbon High School and a 2010 graduate of Fort Hays State University with a bachelor's degree in business administration, with a major in marketing. She is the marketing director for The Mall in Hays.

The prospective groom is a 2006 graduate of Dodge City High School and a 2010 graduate of FHSU with a bachelor's degree in business administration, with a major in marketing. He is emplyed by Steel and Pipe Supply Co., Manhattan.

A June 4, 2011, wedding is planned at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Shelton, Neb.