Tristen Jessica Woods and Craig Michael Phillips announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Eells of DeFuniak Springs, Fla. She graduated summa cum laude from Elizabeth City State University with a degree in biology and worked with the Virginia Beach Police Department's Animal Control Unit.
The future groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Phillips of Alpena. He is a veteran of the United States Navy and is working with Fairbanks Morse Engine Co.
The couple will exchange vows June 8, 2013 at the Old Presque Isle Lighthouse in Presque Isle.