Louie McDowell, McLouth, and Debbie McDowell, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Victoria McDowell, McLouth, to Nathan Hladky, Berryton, son of Rick and Rose Ann Hladky, Berryton.
The future bride graduated from McLouth High School. She is employed as an operations coordinator in downtown Kansas City, Mo.
The future groom graduated from Shawnee Heights High School and received a degree in engineering from Kansas State University.
He is employed as a traffic engineer with Bucher, Willis and Ratliff in Kansas City, Mo.
The couple plan an Oct. 27, 2007, wedding at Lawrence Weslyan Church.