Ronald and Christine Hall of Garden City announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth "Betsy" Hall, to Earl "Denny" Pinkston III. He is the son of Earl Pinkston Jr. and Christine Pinkston of Topeka.

The bride-to-be graduated from Halls of Liberty Christian Academy in 2004, from Garden City Community College in 2006 with an associates science degree and from Washburn University School of Nursing in 2008 with a bachelor's degree in nursing. She is employed at Stormont Vail Regional Health Center.

Her fiancee graduated from Seaman High School in 2007 and from Kaw Valley Technical Institute in 2009. He is employed by Custom Neon and Vinyl Graphics.

They plan to marry Oct. 1, 2011, at Christ Lutheran Church in Topeka.