HIGHGATE FALLS — Karen Greene and Mark Garrand, of Highgate Falls, would like to announce their engagement. Karen is the daughter of the late Donald Minckler and the Late Sandra Greenwood. Mark is the son of Gerald and Linda Garrand of Rouses Point, N.Y.

Karen is a current student at Vermont Technical College’s Nursing program. She is currently employed at Franklin County Rehab Center in St. Albans as a Nurse. Mark is currently employed by the State of Vermont, Department of Corrections in St. Albans.

An October 4, 2014 wedding is planned.