Amanda Fries and Bradley Osborn
Amanda Fries and Bradley Osborn, both of Lincoln, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Parents of the couple are Richard and Valerie Fries and Jim and Lynne Osborn, all of Benkelman. Grandparents of the couple include Guy and Melba Fries, Gene and Linda Jones, Glen and Vivian Osborn, all of Benkelman, the late Paula Jones, and Floyd and Gloria Sutherland. The bride-to-be earned a bachelor of arts degree in elementary education and special education from Doane College in Crete. Sh works at Goodrich Middle School in Lincoln. The prospective bridegroom earned a bachelor of science degree from teh University of Nebraska-Lincoln and is employed at Information Technology Inc. in Lincoln. An Aug. 13, 2005, ceremony at the United Methodist Church in Benkelman is planned.