Kenya Nixon, of La Porte County, and Luke Laser, of Hillsdale, Michigan, are happy to announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Emonne Nixon and Billy Garrett of Indianapolis.
She is a 2014 Eastern Illinois University graduate with a bachelor's degree in Biological Science Pre-physician Assistant. She is a healthcare provider and head junior varsity basketball coach in Hillsdale, Michigan.
The prospective groom is the son of Lesa and Bart Laser of Hillsdale, Michigan.
He is a 2010 Hillsdale College graduate. He is head assistant of Hillsdale College Men's Basketball program.
They are planning an Aug. 7, 2015 wedding in La Porte.