HUBBARD -- John and Martha Edwards, 2168 Ruth Road, are announcing the engagement of their daughter, Nicole Lee Edwards, 4100 Central Pike, Hermitage, Tenn., to Mark Alan Stirbens, also of the Central Pike address.
The prospective groom is a son of Diana Geer, 14155 Sheeley Road, Columbiana.
The couple's open wedding is planned for 2 p.m. Aug. 11 at Church Hill United Methodist Church in Liberty, and a reception by invitation will take place that evening at the Maronite Center in Youngstown.
Miss Edwards graduated from Youngstown State University with a bachelor's degree in elementary and special education. She teaches eighth-grade science at Hawkins Middle School in Henderson, Tenn.
Mr. Stirbens works as a senior support technician for Dell Computers in Nashville, Tenn.