Parents of the couple are Brent and Brenda McMurtrey of McCook and Kirk and Leta Chadwick of Ririe, Idaho.
The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of McCook Senior High School. She is attending Utah State University in Logan, Utah and is working on a Bachelor's degree in family consumer and human development with an emphasis in family finance.
The prospective bridegroom is a 2005 graduate of Ririe Senior High School in Ririe, Idaho. He served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Belo Horizonte, Brazil from 2005 to 2007. He is attending Utah State University and majoring in aviation technology with a minor in business.
The couple is planning a March 2009 wedding in the Idaho Falls, Idaho temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.