Julie Renee Cobb and Gregory Gail Swanson
Dallas and Diane Cobb of McCook and Gail and Grace Swanson of Sutherland, Iowa, announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their children, Julie Renae Cobb of Kearney and Gregory Gail Swanson of Hull, Iowa. Grandparents of the bride-to-be are Eldred Cobb of Stratton, the late Bob Cobb, Ardyce Bick of Moorfield and the late Harold Bick. Grandparents of the prospective bridegroom are the late Melvin and Winifred Swanson and the late Robert and Fern Johnson. The bride-to-be is a 1996 graduate of McCook and is attending the University of Nebraska at Kearney pursuing a bachelor's degree in elementary education and early childhood. She is employed with Sugar & Spice Daycare. The prospective bridegroom is a 1996 graduate of South O'Brien High School in Paullina, Iowa, and received an associates of applied science degree in agriculture from Iowa Lakes Community College in 1998. He is employed with Zylstra Farms. The ceremony is planned for Aug. 6, 2005, at the Cornerstone Berean Church in Kearney.