Ray and Chris Palmer and Bradley Wyatt, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Sara Wyatt, to Cole Appelhans, son of Chris and Lori Appelhans, Hays.

Grandparents of the couple are Lorraine Wasinger and the late Franklin "Red" Wasinger, and Clair and Georgia Wyatt, all of Hays, the late Levada Brandt, Vivian Appelhans, Hoxie, the late Ralph Appelhans, and Fred D. and Eileen Pratt, Hoxie.

The bride-elect graduated from Hays High School and North Central Kansas Technical College as a licensed practical nurse. She will be attending NCKTC to pursue a registered nursing degree.

The prospective bridegroom graduated from Thomas More Prep-Marian High School. He attended Fort Hays State University. He is employed at S&W Supply Co.

An Aug. 21, 2010, wedding is planned at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Hays. The couple will reside in Hays.