ALLIANCE - Robert and Stephanie Cope, Alliance are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Samantha Cope, to Benjamin Muniz son of Andrew Chaplow, Kensington; and Angela Chaplow, Salem.
The bride-elect is a West Branch High School graduate and earned a bachelor's degree in secondary education from Youngstown State University in 2009. She is a language arts teacher at Columbiana High School.
Her fiance is a graduate of United High School and a 2008 graduate of Youngstown State University, where he earned an associate's degree in electrical engineering. He is a lineman for Ohio Edison.
Benjamin Muniz and Samantha Cope
The couple is planning a June 25 wedding at the Cope family farm, Alliance. An evening reception will follow at The Salem Golf Club.