Ashley Weigand and Tyson Orear have announced their engagement.

She is the daughter of Mark and Kitti Weigand, Ottawa.

He is the son of David and Linda Orear, Emporia.

Her grandparents are Willard and Carolyn Thornbrugh, Williamsburg, and Rea Weigand, Ottawa.

She is a graduate of Williamsburg High School, Allen Community College and Washburn University. She works for Emporia Physical Therapy.

He is a graduate of Northern Heights High School. He is self-employed.