Mike and Karen Gibbs of Scott City announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Gibbs, to Benjamin Jackson, the son of Earl and Gem Jackson of Thermopolis, Wyo.

The bride-to-be received a bachelor's degree in business administration and a masters of accountancy degree from Kansas State University. She is a second-year law student at Washburn University School of Law. She is employed by Sloan Law Firm.

Her fiance received a bachelor's degree in criminal justice at the University of Wyoming. He also is a second-year law student at Washburn University School of Law. He is employed by the law office of Bryan, Lykins, Hejtmanek and Fincher.

A March 2013 wedding is planned in Estes Park, Colo.