Ernest Sr. and Cynthia Hernandez of Garden City announce the engagement of their daughter, Jade Carabajal, to Douglas Richter. He is the son of Randy and Nora Richter of Lakin.

The bride-to-be graduated from Hugoton High School in 2002 and from Seward County Community College with an associates degree in respiratory therapy. She is a respiratory care supervisor at Kearny County Hospital.

Her fiancee graduated from Lakin High School in 2003 and attended Barton County Community College. He is employed by the City of Garden City.

They plan to marry April 28, 2012, at First Southern Baptist Church in Garden City.