CRYSTAL LAKE – Announcement has been made of the engagement of Lauren Bates and Christopher Palsgrove, both of Crystal Lake.
She is the daughter of Mark and Cindy Bates of Crystal Lake. He is the son of David and Julie Palsgrove of Crystal Lake.
The bride-to-be is a 2010 graduate of Crystal Lake South High School and a 2013 graduate of Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Ind., with a degree in business administration and finance.
Her fiancé is a 2012 graduate of Crystal Lake Central High School. He is a landscaper with DAB Enterprises Inc. in Crystal Lake.
Their wedding will be in July.