Mr. and Mrs. Brian Ratliff of Hardy, and Mr. and Mrs. Billy Alphin of Pocahontas, announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children, Kelly Marie Ratliff and Nicolas Lee Alphin.
The prospective bride is a 2005 graduate of Highland High School and she recently completed an associate of arts degree at Black River Technical College. She also completed massage therapy training at Butler School of Massage and is now employed as a licensed massage therapist.
The prospective groom graduated from Pocahontas High School in 2005 and is completing a degree at Black River Technical College. He is currently employed by R&R Ready Mix in Highland.
The couple will wed on Oct. 4 at 7 p.m. The ceremony will take place at the James Ranch in Pocahontas and a reception will immediately follow. All friends and family are invited to attend.