Taikiyyah Johnson and Ricardo Young, both of Austintown, are announcing their engagement.
Michelle Ginn of Austintown is the mother of the bride-to be. The future groom was raised by his aunt, Phyllis Young of Youngstown. The late Aretta Young is his mother.
The couple are planning a 3 p.m. wedding Aug. 30 at Victory Christian Center in Liberty. A reception will follow at Ciminero’s Banquet Center in Niles. Invitations will be extended for both events.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Ross Medical Education Center, where she received a degree in medical insurance billing and coding. She is a revenue cycle technician for the Circulatory Centers of America in Girard.
Her fiancé is a graduate of New Castle School of Trades, where he received a degree as an automotive technician. He is a lube express technician for Boardman Nissan.