McGreer and Blakely are engaged

Staff reports

Afton Joy McGreer, Ankeny, Iowa and Benjamin Alan Blakely, Ankeny, Iowa are to be wed on Jan. 2, 2010. The wedding will be in Ames, Iowa.

Parents of the bride are Bret and Paulette McGreer, Illinois City and parents of the groom are William and Denise Blakely, Alleman, Iowa.

Afton is a 2008 alum of Iowa State University, her majors include Business Management and Marketing, she is currently employed by Genesis10 in Des Moines, Iowa; Benjamin is a Grad student at Iowa State University in Computer Engineering, he is currently employed by The Krell Institute, Ames, Iowa.