Together with their parents, Cassandra Nicole Kettering and Christopher Edward Skaggs announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Todd and Carla Kettering of Fleming, Ohio. She is the granddaughter of Jean Kettering and late Ralph Kettering, the late Sharon Jr. Blume and Alma Blume, all of Marietta.

She is a 2005 graduate of Warren High School. She is food and beverage operations supervisor and sales coordinator at The Hampton Inn in Louisville, Ky.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Vanessa D. Burba of Louisville. He is the grandson of the late Stanley and Barbara Riggs. He is a 2004 graduate of Mead County High School. He is employed at GE in Louisville.

An open wedding is planned for May 18 at the Marietta First Church of the Nazarene.