Montesano residents Ciara Chardan Combs and Warren Cody Brough are engaged and planning to be married this summer.
The bride-to-be was raised by her grandparents, Bruce and Dottie Combs of North River. She earned a business degree from Grays Harbor College and is employed as manager of The Brooklyn Tavern.
The intended groom, son of Janice Damitio of Montesano and Roger Brough of Nisqually, served eight years in the U.S. Army with two tours in Iraq. He is employed as a diesel mechanic for Jack Dilly Logging Co.
The couple plan to be married on Aug. 17, 2013, in Montesano.