Rebecca Starkey and Alexander Ripley, both of Wheeling, announce their engagement.
Starkey is the daughter of Barbara Lemley of New Martinsville and the late Howard Lemley.
Ripley is the son of Bob and Margaret Ripley of Glen Dale.
Starkey is a graduate of Magnolia High School and a graduate of Wheeling Jesuit University with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting. She is an office manager at Ohio Valley Regional Transportation Authority.
Ripley is a graduate of John Marshall High School and a graduate of West Liberty University with a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration. He is a department manager at Lowe's.
A May 18 wedding is planned at Panama City Beach, Fla.