COLUMBIANA – Courtney Richards and Matthew Beatty are announcing their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Arthur and Elaine Richards, Columbiana. She is employed as a laundry aide at Caprice Health Care Center in Boardman.

Her fiance is the son of Sandy Beatty, East Liverpool. He is a highway inspector for CDM Smith in Pittsburgh.

The couple is planning a fall 2015 wedding.