Chelsie Hamilton and Troy Kemmer of Madera are engaged to be married Feb. 12, 2012, in Las Vegas.
The bride is the daughter of Michael and Shelly Hamilton of Madera and a graduate of Madera South High School. She is attending school at Heald College in Fresno to obtain a nursing degree.
The groom is the son of Alton and Josie Kemmer and a graduate of Madera South High School. He is currently serving in the National Guard.
The two met while students at Berenda Elementary School and dated off and on for many years. They are excited for the future with their daughter, Sophiee Kemmer.