Lash-Thorne

Todd and Criss Lash of Middlebourne announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsay Michelle, to Coty Edward Thorne of Philippi.

The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of Tyler Consolidated High School and a 2012 graduate of Fairmont State University with a bachelor’s degree in family and consumer science, specializing in early childhood development. She is employed by the FBI in Clarksburg.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Ed and Peggy Thorne of Philippi. He is a 2005 graduate of Philip-Barbour High School and a 2011 graduate of Fairmont State University with a bachelor’s degree in political science and a master’s degree in business administration in 2013.

He is a loan officer at Premier Bank in Buckhannon.

A destination beach wedding is planned for Sept. 28 at Ocean City, Md.

The couple will reside in Philippi.