Mr. and Mrs. Scott Long of Ash Flat announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Lauren Elizabeth, to Justin Brett Allen, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Randy Allen of Dierks, Ark.
Lauren is a sophomore at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, where she is seeking a degree in biological sciences. Justin also attends the university, where he is a junior in the agricultural education program.
The wedding and reception will be held Aug. 20 at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Salem. All friends and relatives are invited to attend.
The couple plans to reside in Dierks after completing their degrees.