XBOARDMAN -- Katie Bees and Christopher Solvesky, 132 Ewing Road, are announcing their engagement and coming marriage.
Miss Bees is a daughter of Theresa and Michael Bolevich, 409 Afton Ave., and Timothy Bees, 7850 Hitchcock Road.
Mr. Solvesky is a son of Gary and Laraine Solvesky, 7007 Clingan Road, Poland.
The couple will exchange vows during a 1 p.m. ceremony Aug. 27 in an open ceremony at St. Paul the Apostle Church in New Middletown. Invitations will be issued for an evening reception at The Georgetown.
The bride-elect is a registered client associate/chartered retirement planning counselor for Merrill Lynch, Canfield, after earning a degree in business administration at Youngstown State University. The future groom is a receiving manager for Sam's Club and is studying management information systems at YSU.