Stacy Nicole Bennett of Reno, Nev., and Lance Edward Maxted of Walla Walla announce their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of George and Jeannine Bennett of Walla Walla. She graduated in 2005 from Walla Walla Valley Academy and in 2011 with a degree in elementary education from Walla Walla University. She teaches at Riverview Christian Academy, Reno.
The groom-elect is the son of Glenn and Wendy Maxted of College Place. He graduated in 2003 from WWVA and in 2005 from Walla Walla Community College with an associate degree in diesel mechanics. He works for Zaco Construction in Walla Walla.
An outdoor wedding is planned for July 25, 2012, at the home of the groom-elect's uncle in St. Maries, Idaho.