Announcement is made of the engagement of Kristi Leigh Buck and Dale Allan Nowak.
Buck is the daughter of Shawn and Connie Earll of Kansas City, Mo., and Mike and Michelle Buck of Nevada, Mo. She is the granddaughter of Arlene Buck of Nevada, and the late Clyde Junior Buck; Hannibal and Sheryl Hinton of Hume, Mo.; Virgil and Marlene Dodson of Lamar, Mo.; and James and Twila Earll of Nevada.
Nowak is the son of Billy and Shirley Zientek of Montgomery, Texas, and James and Mary Nowak of Henderson, Texas. He is the grandson of Julius and Vlasta Migl of Conroe, Texas, Louise Nowak of Booth, Texas, and the late Roman Nowak.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Nevada High School, and a 2003 graduate of Pittsburg State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She is a registered nurse at Conroe Surgery Center in Conroe, Texas.
The prospective groom is a graduate of Montgomery High School. He is employed as a system analyst at ChevronTexaco in Houston, Texas.
A Sept. 24, 2005, wedding and reception are planned at Del Lago Resort in Montgomery, Texas.