Johnny and Alice King of Ulysses announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Marie King, to Michael Anthony Garcia. He is the son of Mike Garcia of Garden City; and Michelle Taylor of Denver.

The bride-to-be graduated from Ulysses High School and attended Garden City Community College. She is employed at Western State Bank.

Her fiancee graduated from Garden City High School and attended Garden City Community College. He is employed at Beaver Express.

They plan to marry Oct. 19, 2013, in Garden City.