Melanie Christie and Joshua Brice happily announce their engagement.
Melanie, a project assistant at Ryan Companies in Phoenix, is the daughter of Dean and Judy Christie of Glendale.
Josh (Hoss), a heavy equipment operator currently working on a highway paving project at the end of the pipeline in Valdez, Alaska, is the grandson of Robert and Norma Lee Brice of Pine.
The couple met in June of 2000 at a country concert in Phoenix, where Josh asked Melanie to dance.
A wedding is planned for March 8, 2003 in Phoenix, and the couple looks forward to beginning a new life together.