Ron and Sharon Aikins, of Shelocta, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Bethany Aikins, to Ryan Smith, son of Christina and Bruce Smith, of Indiana.
The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Elderton High School and a 2013 graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
She is currently employed by UPMC Mercy Hospital as a respiratory therapist.
The future groom is a 2010 graduate of Indiana Area Senior High School. He is employed by Auto Zone in Pittsburgh.
The couple met while attending Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
They are planning a fall 2015 wedding.