Together with their families and her son Weston, Whitney Jo Lang and Thomas Carlton Ewing announce their engagement. The bride elect is the daughter of Jeffrey and Lorinda Lang of Churchtown. Lang is the granddaughter of the late Howard and Grace Strahler of Marietta and the late Howard and Mae Lang of Churchtown. She is a 2009 graduate of Fort Frye High School and 2010 graduate of Washington State. She is currently employed at Marietta Memorial Hospital as a registration receptionist.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Patricia Ewing of Newport and Daniel Ewing of Marietta. Ewing is the grandson of Alice Binegar and the late John Thomas VanNoy of Newport, Doris Ewing of Marietta and Norm and Jean Ewing of Waterford. He is a 2001 graduate of Frontier High school and a combat veteran of the U.S. Army Reserves. He is currently employed with the Ohio Department of Transportation.

The couple plan to celebrate their marriage on Jan. 2, 2016 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Churchtown.