Sunday, July 28, 2002

BURFORDVILLE, Mo. -- Bob and Linda Banger of Burfordville announce the engagement of their daughter, Bethany Banger, to Nathan Reid. He is the son of Dennis and Charlene Reid of West DesMoines, Iowa.

Banger is a 1996 graduate of Interstate 35 Community High School in Truro, Iowa, and a 2000 graduate of the University of Iowa. She is activities director at Oak Knoll Retirement Center in Iowa City, Iowa.

Reid is a 1996 graduate of Valley High School in West DesMoines. He received degrees in psychology and elementary education from the University of Iowa in 2002. He has accepted a teaching position with St. Peters, Mo., School District.

An Oct. 12 wedding is planned.