Sunday, April 28, 2002

JACKSON, Mo. -- Ward and Nelda Ireland of Jackson announce the engagement of their daughter, Cathy Jean Ireland, to Joshua Scott Featherston. He is the son of Jerry and Mary Ann Featherston of Gordonville, Mo.

Ireland is a 2000 graduate of Jackson High School. She is employed by Lynn Enterprises in Cape Girardeau.

Featherston is a 1996 graduate of Jackson High School. He is employed by Dr. Troy Bell Family Eye Care Center.

A Sept. 3 wedding is planned.