John and Pam Dawson of East Liverpool are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Emily Dawson, to Joe M. Barnhouse. He is the son of Joe and Linda Barnhouse of East Liverpool.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of East Liverpool High School and currently pursuing a master's degree in early childhood education at The Ohio State University.
The prospective bridegroom is also a graduate of East Liverpool High School and served his country in the United States Air Force for four years. He plans to attend OSU this fall, majoring in construction systems project engineering.
The wedding is planned for Sept. 4 at the First Free Methodist Church in East Liverpool. The reception follows at the Holiday Inn at the Pittsburgh Airport.