The bride-to-be, Nicole Marie Rago of Columbus, is announcing her engagement to Brian David Thaxton, also of Columbus.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Vincent and Sheri Rago of Austintown, and is currently attending Columbus State Community College towards a degree in business administration. She is employed with OhioHealth in Columbus.
The future groom is the son of Earl and Sue Thaxton of Troy, and has earned an associate of applied science in radiography. He is a radiologic technologist at the Riverside Health Center in Columbus.
The couple will be married June 26 at Ss. Peter and Paul Church in Youngstown. An evening reception will be held at The Georgetown in Boardman. Invitations will be extended for both.
NICOLE M. RAGO and BRIAN D. THAXTON