Julianne Hammond of Alpena and Justin Cordes of Hillman announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jay and Joan Hammond of Alpena. The future groom is the son of Julie and Terry Curtis of Alpena and Robert and Judy Cordes of Hillman.

Julianne is a 2008 graduate of Alpena High School and has received her Associate’s degree in Health Information Technology. She is currently finishing her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing through Ferris State University and will graduate in August 2013.

Justin is a 2006 graduate of Alpena High School and is currently employed by Lafarge North America.

The couple will exchange their wedding vows Sept. 28, 2013.