Parents of the couple are Leon and Marita Portschy of Herndon, Kan. and Leland and Virginia Schlimmer of Volga.
The bride-to-be is a 2000 gradulate of Herndon High School, a 2002 graduate of McCook Community College and a 2004 graduate of Fort Hays State University. She teaches at St. Patrick's School in McCook.
The prospective bridge groom is a 1997 graduate of Sioux Valley High School, a 1999 graduate of South Dakato State University and is a farmer.
A wedding is planned for July 14, 2007 at the United Methodist Church in Oberlin.