Hester, Johnson to wed in May

Mr. and Mrs. Murray C. Hester of Bladenboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Hilary Paige Hester of Bladenboro to David Lee. Johnson Jr. of Hope Mills.

Parents of the groom-to-be are Calvin and Maria Hall of Hope Mills.

The bride-to-be is a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Pembroke with a degree in biology, and the groom-to-be served as a corporal in the U.S. Marine Corps. he is currently employed by PWC-Fayetteville.

The couple are planning a May wedding.