Taylor Whitley and Cory Hebbeler announce their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Jim and Cynthia Whitley of Du Quoin.
The prospective groom is the son of Rodney Hebbeler of Thompsonville.
Miss Whitley is a 2005 graduate of Du Quoin High School and a 2011 graduate of Southern Illinois University with a bachelor's in biological science. She is an administrative nurse at Apollo Medical in St. Louis.
Mr. Hebbeler is a 2004 graduate of Thompsonville High School and a 2014 graduate of SIU with a master's in exercise science. He is a personal trainer at Studio Element Personal Training and Shred 415 and an instructor at Forest Park Community College, all in St. Louis. He also proudly served his country in Operation Iraqi Freedom.
A June 11, 2016, wedding is planned on the governor's lawn at Du Quoin State Fairgrounds.