Robert and Diane Muirhead, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Rebecca Muirhead, to Austin Roth, son of Terry and Laurie Roth, Hays.

The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Hays High School and a 2011 graduate of Fort Hays State University. She teaches kindergarten in the Shawnee Mission School District.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2005 graduate of Thomas More Prep-Marian High School and a 2010 graduate of Kansas State University. He is a land management specialist for the Watershed Institute, Belton, Mo.

An Oct. 21, 2017, wedding is planned at Holy Cross Shrine, Pfeifer.