Betty Loucks, Josh Thompson

Betty Loucks and Joseph Thompson, both of Altoona, are engaged to be married.

Miss Loucks is the daughter of Mary Jo Loucks of Altoona.

She is a 1995 graduate of Altoona Area High School and a 2010 graduate of YTI Career Institute, Altoona, with a degree in criminal justice.

Mr. Thompson is the son of Sandra Thompson of Altoona and Maurice Thompson of Duncansville.

He is a 2005 graduate of Altoona Area High School.

Both are employed in environmental services at the Altoona Area School District.

A July 14 wedding is being planned at the beach in Ocean City, Md.