James and Jean Hertel, Victoria, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Jessica Nicole Hertel, to Colin Nathaniel Roe, son of Jeff and Tamera Roe, Salina.

Grandparents of the couple are Elmer and Aletha Hertel and Viola Billinger, all of Hays, the late Joseph "Red" Billinger, Dwight and Patrica Roe, WaKeeney, and Galen and Twila Olson, Texas.

The bride-elect is a 2009 graduate of Hays High School and a 2013 graduate of Fort Hays State University with a bachelor's degree in nursing. She is a registered nurse at Hays Medical Center.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2006 graduate of Salina Central and a 2012 graduate of FHSU with a bachelor's degree in criminal justice. He is a police officer with the Hays Police Department.

A Nov. 8, 2014, wedding is planned at St. Francis of Assisi Church, Munjor.