Bobby and Cindy Higginbottom of Hardy have announced the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Alyssia Anne, to Douglas Mitchell Worthington, son of Doug and Linda Worthington of Ash Flat.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Lois Russell of Hardy and Frances Higginbottom of Sitka. She is a 2003 early graduate of Highland High School and is a nursing student at Ozarka College.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mavis Worthington of Swifton and Ona Bradley of Tuckerman. He is a 2001 graduate of Highland High School and has a welding degree from Black River Technical College.
The couple will exchange vows Nov. 22 at 2 p.m. at the North Recreation Center in Cherokee Village. A reception will follow.
All friends and relatives are invited.