Feb. 8, 2009: Engagements

Vigil/Ornelas

Kathy Vigil of Portales announces the engagement and approaching marriage of her daughter, Amanda Vigil of Portales, to Ricky Ornelas, of Portales. He is the son of Janice and Ricky Ornelas Sr., both of Portales.

The couple will exchange vows at 5 p.m. Feb. 14, 2009, at Calvary Baptist Church.

The reception will be at the Jake Lopez Building. in Portales.

The bride-elect is a 2001 graduate of Portales High School.

The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of Portales High School.

He is employed at RG Lath.

The ceremony and reception are open to friends and relatives.

Ingram/McCasland

Blain and Toni Ingram of Dexter announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Rebecca Ingram, to Justin McCasland, both of Portales. He is the son of Randy and Cinthia McCasland of Portales.

The couple will exchange vows March 27, 2009, at 1601 South Ave. A in Portales.

A reception will follow.

The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Dexter High School.

She is employed at Borden and Hampton Farms.

The prospective groom is a 2006 graduate of Portales High School and is currently attending Eastern New Mexico University and majoring in business and marketing.

Invitations have been sent.

Southern/Encinias

Max Baca and Judy Southern, both of Portales, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Amanda LeAnn Southern of Clovis, to Phillip Ray Encinias of Clovis. He is the son of Rubel and Judith Encinias of Clovis.

The couple will exchange vows March 7, 2009, at 200 E. 7th in Portales.

A reception will follow.

The bride-elect is employed at Trinity Family Medicine.

The prospective groom is employed at Westbrook Glass.

Invitations have been sent.

Morrison/Tollett

Jane and Bruce Morrison of Mora announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Carolyn Morrison of Portales, to Kolby Tollett, of Dora.

He is the son of Colleen and Dennis Tollett.

The couple will exchange vows at 2 p.m. April 25, 2009, at Dora Baptist Church.

The reception will be at Dora Baptist Church.

The bride-elect is a 1994 graduate of Santa Fe High School.

She is employed at the New Mexico Baptist Children’s Home.

The prospective groom is a 2000 graduate of Dora High School.

He is employed at Big Valley Auto.

Invitations have been sent.

Garcia/Rodriguez

Ricky, Carlos and Luis Cisneros announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their mother, Lupita Garcia of Portales, to Pablo Rodriguez. He is the son of Gustavo Rodriguez of Cheyenne Wells, Colo., and Manuela Rodriguez of Elida.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Roberto and Maria Garcia of Portales.

The couple will exchange vows April 25, 2009, at Eastern New Mexico University Ballroom.

Invitations have been sent.