Thomas and Michaelena Bolden of Meyersdale, Pa., announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amanda Nicole, to Matthew Bernard Bennett of Coalton.
The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Meyersdale High School and a 2005 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown with a degree in elementary education. She is employed by Meyersdale Area School District, where she teaches fourth grade. She is also pursuing a master's degree in curriculum and instruction at Frostburg State University.
Her fiance is the son of Kenneth and Sandra Bennett of Coalton. He is a 2001 graduate of Elkins High School, a staff sergeant in the U. S. Air Force Reserve and will graduate in June with a degree in power plant production from Washington State College in Marietta, Ohio.