The engagement of Phylicia Winland and Dan Joy is being announced by her parents, Melissa Winland of Highlandtown and David and LaRena Reed of East Liverpool, along with his parents, Brian and Melissa Joy of Lisbon.
The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Southern Local High School. She is currently a senior at Point Park University and plans to graduate in May with a bachelor's degree in mathematics-secondary education.
The prospective bridegroom, a 2007 graduate of David Anderson High School, is a veteran of the United States Army. He currently works for KLG Ambulance and is in the process of pursuing a career as a registered nurse.
A May 9 wedding ceremony will take place in Myrtle Beach, S. C.
A reception by invitation only will follow on May 19 at the The Elks Lodge in Salem.