STEUBENVILLE - Brandi Minnick and Andrew Kidwell announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be, daughter of Mark and Elaine Minnick of Steubenville, is a graduate of Catholic Central High School and a 2004 graduate of Wheeling Jesuit University with a bachelor's degree in marketing and a 2008 certificate in teaching. She is employed by St. James and John School in Benwood, W.Va., as a fifth-grade teacher. She plans to pursue a master's degree in education.
Her fiance, son of Vernon and Joy Kidwell of Toronto, is a graduate of Toronto High School. He also graduated from Wheeling Jesuit University with a master's degree in business in 2006 and a 2008 certificate in teaching. He is employed by Bishop Donahue High School as a math teacher and Wheeling Jesuit University as assistant track and field coach.
A wedding is planned July 21 at St. Michael's Church in Wheeling.