Johnson -- Smith
Vanessa Johnson and Brendan Smith are engaged to be married Nov. 5.
Johnson is the daughter of Jane and Stewart Hofland of Perham.
She is a 2006 graduate of New London-Spicer High School in New London. She is employed by Prairie Lakes Area Financial as an office assistant and by Grizzly's Bar and Grill as a host.
Smith is the son of Paul Smith of Spicer and Sue Smith of Bloomington.
He is a 2006 graduate of New London-Spicer High School in New London and a 2010 graduate of South Dakota State University in Brookings in electronics engineering technology. He is employed by Best Buy of Willmar on the Geek Squad.