Greg and Lisa Flax, Ness City, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Katie Flax, to Ryan Collette, son of John and Becca Collette, Wichita.

The bride-elect graduated from Ness City High School and is attending the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy.

The prospective bridegroom graduated from Maize High School and KU with a degree in psychology and communications. He is employed by GTM Sportswear, Lawrence.

A June 3, 2011, wedding is planned at St. Lawrence Catholic Campus Center, Lawrence.