Sunday, October 16, 2005

LEOPOLD, Mo. -- Julia Ann Kitchen and Keith Ryan Horrell announce their engagement. She is the daughter of Phillip and Sally Kitchen of Eureka, Mo. Horrell is the son of Dennis and Pamela Horrell of Leopold.

Kitchen is a 1999 graduate of Eureka High School, and received a bachelor of science degree in environmental science. She is pursuing a master's degree in natural science at Southeast Missouri State University and is a graduate teaching assistant. She is also employed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and is stationed at Mingo National Wildlife Refuge in Puxico, Mo.

Horrell is a 1996 graduate of Leopold High School. He is employed at Dana Corp. in Cape Girardeau.

An Oct. 22 wedding is planned at St. Joseph Church at Apple Creek, Mo.