ALLIANCE -- Announcement is being made of the engagement of Sara Elizabeth Hawkins and Eric Scott Buckner, both of 2470 Brayton Ave.
Parents of the bride-to-be are Kirk and Sandra Hawkins, 14047 S. Main St., Beloit. Mr. Buckner is a son of Donald Buckner, 9154 Luther Ave., Poland, and Jeannie Higgins, 7132 Route 164, Lisbon.
The couple will be married at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 31 at Damascus United Methodist Church, and a reception will be held that evening at Tall Oaks in Sebring.
Miss Hawkins is a student at Kent State University Canton Campus and is employed as international-product quality coordinator with Diebold Inc. in North Canton.
Her fiance is a machinist at Vinyltech Inc. in North Jackson.