The engagement of Tara Palumbo, Lehighton, to Charles Christman, also of Lehighton, has been announced by the couple and their parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Joseph and Patricia Palumbo of Kunkletown. She received her high school diploma and is employed as a pharmacy technician at Rite Aid.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Mahlon and Sandy Christman of Lehighton. He received his high school diploma and is employed as a carpenter for Dean A. Ahner, Inc.

A wedding is planned for Sept. 25, 2010.