Parents of the couple are Jim and Lesa Johnson of Hayes Center, Dave and Kerry Hamilton of Wauneta, Steve and Terri Nutt of Garden City, Kan., and Michael and Joyce Gibbs of Haxtun, Colo.
The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Hayes Center High School and graduates in May 2010, from the University of Nebraska at Kearney, majoring in interior design. She is employed by Moore Construction, Inc., in Kearney.
The prospective bride-groom is a 2005 graduate of Garden City High School in Kansas and is employed with the Union Pacific Railroad in Grand Island as a switchman.
A July 10, 2010 ceremony is planned at St. James Catholic Church, in Kearney, with a reception at the Minden Opera House.