Alexis Weston and Trevor Fitch announce their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Jenny King of Zeigler and the late Jack Weston.
The prospective groom is the son of Lindell and Theresa Fitch of Freeman Spur.
Miss Weston is a 2015 graduate of Zeigler-Royalton High School. She achieved Girls State 2014 at Eastern Illinois University. She also created a scholarship to commemorate her father and awards $500 to each student selected. She is attending John A. Logan College and will receive a degree in early childhood development. She is an assistant teacher at Trinity Lutheran Learning Center in Herrin.
Mr. Fitch is a 2014 graduate of Zeigler-Royalton High School. He received the Ashley K. Jackson Memorial Scholarship and played varsity baseball all four years. He currently installs meters for contractor Ameren Union Local 702 and has been accepted into the Albat Apprenticeship Program to become a lineman.
A Sept. 24, 2016, wedding is planned at The Pavillion in Marion.