STEUBENVILLE - Bridget Rae Maloney of Fairfax, Va., and Michael John Zapolnik of Steubenville announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of David and Julie Maloney of Fairfax. She is a 2002 graduate of Chantilly High School and graduated from Clemson University with a bachelor's degree in special education. She received a master's degree in speech and language pathology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, N.C. She is employed at Therapy Talk in Concord, N.C.
Her fiance is the son of Frank and Bernie Zapolnik of Steubenville. He is a 1990 graduate of Catholic Central High School and graduate from Fairmont State University with a bachelor's degree in education. He received a master's degree in computers in education from Fairfield University, Connecticut. He is a teacher and coach at South Pointe High School in Rock Hill, S.C.
A wedding is planned Jan. 14 in Charlotte, N.C.