Kara Lucas and Daniel Ritchie

Eric and Nancy Hartman and Jennifer Lucas of Pittsburgh, Pa., announce the engagement of their daughter, Kara Lucas, to Daniel Ritchie, son of Stephen and Teresa Ritchie of Warren Township.

The bride-to-be is studying pre-pharmacy at Kent State with aspirations to attend NEOMED for Pharmacy School. She currently works as a pharmacy technician at Aultman Hospital in Canton.

The prospective bridegroom will be graduating from Stark State College with dual associate degrees in emergency medical services and emergency fire science. He currently works as an EMT for American Medical Response in Akron and a fireman for Newton Falls Joint Fire District.

Their wedding will be Feb. 18 in Stow.