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Engagement: Farster-Pickett
James Pickett and Cailey Farster
David and Sharon (Kieler) Farster, Freeport; Daniel and Melanie (Blankenhorn) Pickett, South Wayne; and Robert Pickett, Powell, Tenn., announce the engagement of their children, Cailey Farster and James Pickett, both of Monroe.

The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Dakota High School, Dakota, Ill., and a 2009 graduate of North Central College, Naperville, Ill. She is a social media analyst at Colony Brands, Inc.

The groom-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Black Hawk High School, South Wayne, and a 2008 graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater. He is a business and marketing education teacher at Juda School District and the boys basketball coach.

A wedding is set for Aug. 3, 2013 in Galena, Ill.