SELINSGROVE €" Thomas A. and Cheryl Badman, of Selinsgrove, and Charles and Eleanor Leisenring, of Overlook, are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Tara Badman and Chad Leisenring.

The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate of Selinsgrove Area High School and a 2007 graduate of The Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor's degree in nutritional science. She is attending Thomas Jefferson University, and expected to graduate in May. She is employed by Geisinger Medical Center.

Her fiance is a 1998 graduate of Southern Columbia Area High School, a 2002 graduate of Luzerne County Community College in recording engineering, and a 2009 graduate of Geisinger's School of Phlebotomy. He is employed by Geisinger Medical Center and works in laboratory medicine.

Chad proposed in Old City, Puerto Rico, in May 2008.

An outdoor wedding is planned for June 12 at the Priestley-Savidge House in Northumberland.

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