Bob and Sharon Ridgley, New Florence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Christina Lorraine Ridgley, High Hill, to Samuel Edward Poggas, Union, son of Demosthenes “Danny” and Linda Poggas, Rosebud.

Christina graduated from Montgomery County R-II High School in 2002, the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2006 and Lindenwood University in 2011 with a Master of Arts in school administration. She is employed as a special education teacher at Montgomery County R-II.

Samuel graduated from Union R-XI in 1998 and East Central College in 2012 with an associate’s degree. He is employed as plant manager at Closed Loop Recycling.

The couple plan a May 31, 2014, wedding at Church of the Risen Savior, Rhineland.