Chelsea Lynnette Rice and Samuel Dale Meadows

William “Bill” Rice and Sheila and John Marshall of Elkins announce the engagement of their daughter, Chelsea Lynnette Rice, to Samuel Dale Meadows, son of Steve and Deborah of Fairmont.

The bride-elect graduated from West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science in biology. She plans to attend WVU in the fall to pursue a master’s degree in biology.

Her fiance graduated from Fairmont Senior High and is seeking a position with the Fairmont City Police and plans on applying to the West Virginia State Police Academy in the near future.

A July 2015 wedding is planned, and the couple will live in Fairmont.