John and Melanie Zeller, McCracken, and Raymond and Karen Emerson, Great Bend, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Sarah Nicole Urban and Kiel Ryan Emerson.

The bride-elect is a 2000 graduate of La Crosse High School and a graduate of Barton County Community College and Hutchinson Community College with degrees in science, applied science and arts. She is employed at Hays Medical Center.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2001 graduate of Hoisington High School and a graduate of Fort Hays State University, with a degree in business administration. He is co-owner of Compare Computers in Hays.

A September 2014 wedding is planned at First United Methodist Church, Hays.