Robert and Stephanie Cope of Alliance are announcing the engagement of their daughter, Samantha Cope, to Benjamin Muniz. He is the son of Andrew Chaplow of Kensington and Angela Chaplow of Salem.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of West Branch High School. She earned a bachelor's degree in secondary education from Youngstown State University in 2009. She is a language arts teacher at Columbiana High School.
The bridegroom is a graduate of United High School and a 2008 graduate of Youngstown State University where he earned an associate's degree in electrical engineering. He is a lineman for Ohio Edison.
The ceremony will be held on June 25 at the Cope Family farm in Alliance. An evening reception will follow at the Salem Golf Club.