Marjorie Ward and James Adams, both of New Middletown, are announcing their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Regina Ward (Gorby) and Orville "Bud" Ward, both of Negley. She attended Beaver Local High School and is currently enrolled in the nursing program at Ohio Valley College of Technology in East Liverpool. She is employed as a cardiology technician with Heritage Valley Health Systems in Beaver, Pa.
Her fiance is the son of Patricia Card (Hazelwood) of Salem, and Jerry Young of Leetonia. He attended East Palestine High School and is currently employed as a supervisor at Sippel Steel Co. in Ambridge, Pa.
The couple is planning to exchange vows during a November 2014 wedding. Invitations will be issued to family and friends for the ceremony and reception.