Francis and Jannice Hawpe, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Diane Hawpe, to Channing Lewis, son of Ben and Scarlett (Lewis) Deutscher, Ellis.

The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Hays High School, a 2006 graduate of Colby Community College and a 2008 graduate of Fort Hays State University. She is employed at Felten Middle School and Ellis County Court Trustee office.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2007 graduate of Hays High School. He is employed at Sizewise Rentals.

An April 30, 2011, wedding is planned at Trinity Lutheran Church, Hays.