Kara Goldsmith and Travis Lankford, both of Locust, N.C., announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Parents are Craig and Sherry Goldsmith, Wauseon, and Randy and Connie Lankford, Concord, N.C.
The bride-elect is an Archbold High School graduate. She attended San Diego State University and graduated from Bowling Green State University. She is a flight attendant with American Airlines, based in Charlotte, N.C.
Her fiancé is a graduate of Mt. Pleasant High School. He attended the University of North Carolina at Pembroke. He is a sergeant in the Army National Guard and the owner of Delta Landscapes.
The couple will exchange wedding vows on Sept. 17, 2016, at The Farm at Brusharbor, near Concord, N.C.