NEW MADRID -- Mandy Renee Truelove and Adam Edward Friga have announced their engagement.
A 2003 graduate of New Madrid County Central High School, the future bride graduated from Southeast Missouri State University in 2006 with a bachelor's degree in mass communication/journalism. She is employed as a management systems coordinator at Tetra Pak Inc. in Sikeston. She is the daughter of Marilyn Truelove of Cape Girardeau and Jimmy Truelove of New Madrid.
The prospective bridegroom graduated in 2001 from Oran High School and received a bachelor's degree in education and history from Central Methodist University in 2005. He will graduate in May with a master's degree in secondary education administration. He is employed at Oran High School as a history teacher and girls basketball and baseball coach. He is the son of Sandy and Mark Friga of Oran.
Plans are under way for a 6 p.m. June 21 ceremony at the Best Western in Sikeston.