Paige Gehling and Adam Thomas, both of Cherokee announce their engagementand approaching marriage.
Parents of the couple are Brent and Janis Gehling of Manning and Craig and Julie Thomas of Cherokee.
The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Kuemper Catholic High School in Carroll, and she is currently employed as a floral designer at Rhoadside Blooming House in Cherokee.
The groom-to-be is a 2003 graduate of Washington High School in Cherokee.He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 2004-2008, and is a 2011 graduate of
Iowa State University, with a degree in business management and a minor in accounting. He is currently employed at R.J. Thomas Manufacturing in Cherokee.