Emily Ann Heisterkamp and Christopher Michael Colt of Akron, announce their engagement and approaching marriage.
Emily is the daughter of Tony and Jennifer Heisterkamp, of rural Akron, SD, Christopher is the son of Mike and Lucy Colt of Akron.
The couple is planning a Jan. 26, 2013, wedding at 4 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church, in Le Mars.
A reception and dance will follow the ceremony at the Akron Golf Course in Akron.
Emily is a 2002 graduate of Remsen Union High School. She is employed by the Farmers Cooperative in Akron.
Chris is a 1993 graduate of Akron-Westfield High School and a 2002 graduate of Iowa State University. He is an active duty member of the Iowa Air National Guard and is employed by the State of Iowa as a member of the Iowa Drug Task Force as a Criminal Analyst.