Larry and Pattie Peitz of Garden City announce the engagement of their daughter, Laramee James, to Solomon Crist. He is the son of Jeff and Dallas Crist of Garden City.

The bride-to-be graduated from Garden City High School in 2002 and from Emporia State University in 2006 with a degree in elementary education. She is self-employed as the owner/operator of Wiggles and Giggles Daycare.

Her fiancee graduated from Garden City High School in 1999 and from Pittsburg State University in 2004 with a bachelor's degree in automotive technology. He is employed by Pyramid Plumbing.

They plan to marry April 21, 2012, at Garden City Church of the Nazarene.