Claude and Shelley Rains of Pinckneyville announce the engagement of their daughter, Casey, to Joshua Owens, son of John and Angie Owens of Waltonville.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Ole Miss University of Mississippi and currently serves as a 1st lieutenant of the U.S. Air Force stationed in Anchorage, Alaska.
The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of Rend Lake College and is a registered nurse for the Department of Veteran Affairs in Anchorage.
The couple will relocate to Ohio while Casey studies at the Air Force Institute of Technology.
A Sept. 4, 2016, wedding is planned for family and close friends to be in Southern Illinois.