Pyers, Schmiedebusch to wed

The engagement of Reed Arlon Pyers and Courtney Marie Schmiedebusch is announced by her parents, Jon and Brenda Schmiedebusch of Troy.

Reed is the son of Kevin and Lori Pyers of Troy.

The bride-elect graduated from the University of Kentucky with a bachelor of arts degree in Elementary Education. She will be teaching fifth grade at Meadowthorpe Elementary in Lexington, Ky.

Reed graduated from West Point as a second lieutenant in the United States Army with a bachelor of science degree in Chemical Engineering. He will be working at Hexion Inc. in Louisville, Ky., as a chemical engineer.

They will be residing in Frankfort, Ky.

They will be getting married this fall on Saturday, Oct. 8.