Lisa Rowe and Sam Langford announce their engagement.
Parents of the couple are Rolland and Linda Rowe, North Mankato, and Jerry and Debbie Langford, Dundee.
Rowe is a 1997 graduate of Mankato West High School and 2005 graduate of Minnesota State University with a bachelor's degree in nursing. She is employed as an employee health nurse at Sanford Hospital, Sioux Falls, S.D.
Langford is a 1998 graduate of Fulda High School and 2005 graduate of South Dakota State University with bachelor's and master's degrees in athletic training and exercise physiology. He is employed as a clinical informatics specialist at Sanford Hospital, Sioux Falls.
They plan a Jan. 1, 20111, wedding at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Mankato.