The engagement and upcoming marriage of Tabbitha Merten and Scott Smelko, both of Warren, are being announced by the couple’s parents, Dawn Hanna of Warren, and Richard and Janet Smelko of Cortland.

Miss Merten is a 2007 graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. She is employed as a manager at Wedgewood Pizza in Howland.

Mr. Smelko graduated from Lakeview High School in 2006. He is employed as a grounds-keeper at Tamer-Win Golf Course in Cortland.

Plans are being formulated for a summer 2013 wedding ceremony.