Sunday, June 4, 2006

Marcy Mattern and Micah Emmons of Cape Girardeau announce their engagement. She is the daughter of Terry and Pat Kepley of Washington, Ill., and John and Marsha Mattern of Peoria, Ill. Emmons is the son of Don and Mary Sue Emmons of Cape Girardeau.

Mattern is a 1995 graduate of East Peoria Community High School. She received a bachelor of science degree from Southeast Missouri State University in 1999, and a master of science degree in osteopathic medicine from Philadelphia College in 2004. She is a physician assistant at Community Health and Emergency Services in Cairo, Ill.

A June 16 wedding is planned at Francine's Gardens in Cape Girardeau.