Monica Brown and Shawn Cole
Monica Brown and Shawn Cole, both of Indianola, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Parents of the couple are Bob and Deanna Brown of Indianola, Deb Fritsche and Rex Cole of McCook. Grandparents of the couple are Jack and Evelyn Hook, Ardis Brown of Indianola, the late Bob Brown, Sr., Paul and Levina Fritsche of Maywood, Harvey Cole of Curtis and the late Yvonne Cole. The bride-to-be is a 2001 graduate of Republican Valley High School and a 2003 graduate of Mid Plains Community College in North Platte. She is employed with Kearney Implement in Kearney. The prospective bridegroom is a 2000 graduate of Republican Valley High School. He received his bachelor of arts degree in education from the University of Nebraska in Kearney in December 2004. The couple is planning a Feb. 19, 2005, ceremony at Memorial United Methodist Church in McCook.