Kelsie Vrbas and Jared Brooks, both of Levant, Kansas, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.
Parents of the couple are Bryan and Julie Vrbas of Palisade, Nebraska and Larry and Shirley Brooks of Indianola, Nebraska. Grandparents of the bride-to-be are Bob and Connie Quaduor of Indianola, Mary Vrbas of Palisade and the late Charles Vrbas. Grandparents of the prospective bridegroom are Ruth Stewart of McCook, Nebraska, the late Orville Stewart, Norma Brooks of Indianola and the late Junior Brooks.
The bride-to-be graduated from Hayes Center High School in 2006. She is employed at Aphrodite Hair Design in McCook,
The prospective bridegroom graduated from Republican Valley High School in 2004. He farms and ranches with his father and brother.
An Aug. 18, 2012, wedding is planned at the United Methodist Church in McCook.