Sunday, March 11, 2007

Kelly Faircloth of Cape Girardeau and David Faircloth of Desloge, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Amber Faircloth, to Brian Knippen. He is the son of Virgil and Mary Knippen of Delphos, Ohio.

Faircloth is a graduate of Notre Dame Regional High School, and received a master of arts degree in English from Southeast Missouri State University. She is a teacher at Immaculate Conception School in Jackson.

Knippen is a graduate of Ottoville Local High School, attended Murray State University, and is a graduate of Southeast. He is customer service manager at Wal-Mart Supercenter.

An Oct. 6 wedding is planned.