The engagement of Tara Dickson and Micheal Vedenhaupt, both of Liberty, has been announced by their sons, Malachi, Korbyn and Braxton.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Jackie Dickson of Quincy and Brad and Lois Dickson, also of Quincy. She earned a general equivalency diploma in 2004 from John Wood Community College, where she is pursuing a surgical technology certificate.
The prospective bridegroom is a son of Kathy and Terry Bainter of Barry. He is a 2003 graduate of Liberty High School and is a farmer.
The couple will be married Feb. 16 in Liberty Christian Church.