Sunday, March 10, 2002

Dennis Newlon and Susan Newlon of Hannibal, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Ann Newlon of Cape Girardeau, to Joshua Richard Baugh. He is the son of Stephen Baugh and Theresa Baugh of Jackson, Mo.

Newlon expects to receive a bachelor's degree in criminal justice from Southeast Missouri State University in May. She is employed with Division of Youth Services at New Madrid Bend Youth Center.

Baugh is pursuing a degree in secondary education at Southeast University. He is employed at Wireless Retail Inc.

A June 1 wedding is planned at Central Park in Hannibal.