CAPE GIRARDEAU - Don and Carol Hesse have announced the engagement of their daughter, Mary Shannon Hesse to Corey Shane McNew, son of Ivan and Liz McNew Jr. of Sikeston.
Hesse is a 1990 graduate of Sikeston High School and received a master of natural science in biology from Southeast Missouri State University in 1998. She is a microbiologist at Environment Analysis South Inc. in Jackson. She also an adjunct faculty member in the biology department at Southeast Missouri State University.
McNew graduated in 1991 from Sikeston High School and attended Southeast Missouri State University. He is sales manager at Sabona of London Inc. in Sikeston.
A July 20 wedding is planned at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Kelso.