The engagement and approaching wedding of Andrea Kristine Walters and Grant Christopher Herring are being announced by the bride-elect’s parents, Dorothea Walters of Vienna and Kenneth Walters of Girard.

Parents of the groom-elect are Carol and Bob Herring of Greer, S.C.

Miss Walters received bachelor’s degree in both information technology and also in special education from Youngstown State University. She is employed as a special education teacher in Kernersville, N.C.

Mr. Herring graduated with a bachelor’s degree in financial management and a master’s degree in business administration from Clemson University in South Carolina. He is employed at Rock Ten as a cost accountant in North Carolina.

The couple will be united in marriage during a wedding ceremony to be held April 11, 2015, at Mount Tabor United Methodist Church in North Carolina. Invitations will be issued for the reception, to be held at Old Salem Visitor’s Center, North Carolina.