Akin engagement

Mr. and Mrs. James Akin, of Big Spring and the late William Noel, of Dumas, Texas, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Nicole Ann to Michael Preston, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jose Zuniga, of Levelland, Texas and Billy Preston, of El Paso, Texas. Michael is currently working for Robinson Drilling of Texas, while Nicole is an accounting major at Howard College in Big Spring. The couple plans to be wed Dec. 3, 2011, in Big Spring, Texas.