Allison (Sites) Waite and Hoyt Downing, both of Madras, have announced their engagement.
The future bride is the daughter of Ed Sites and Karen Esvelt, both of Madras. She is a 1995 graduate of Madras High School and is currently employed as a secretary with the Jefferson County School District administration office.
The future groom is the son of Mike and Cathy Downing of Madras. He is a 2001 graduate of MHS, is employed as a foreman with Downing Construction, and will graduate from Central Oregon Community College this spring.
An Aug. 11, wedding in Madras is planned.