Danielle Long and Justin Adkisson of Conway have announced their engagement and forthcoming wedding.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Mr. T.L. Thompson of Guy and the late Marion Long Thompson. 

She is a 2003 graduate of Sylvan Hills High School. She graduated from the University of Arkansas in 2008 with a bachelor’s degree in food and human nutrition. Currently, she works with special needs children at the Center of Early Learning in Conway.

The prospective groom is the son of Mr. George Adkisson III and Ms. Sandy Adkisson both of Conway. He is the grandson of Dr. and Mrs. Fletcher Lowry of Conway. 

He is a 2000 graduate of Conway High School. He earned an associate degree in graphic design at the University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton in 2004 and a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology at the University of Central Arkansas in 2010. Currently, he works as an account executive for Crain Media Group.

The wedding is set to take place at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 9. The ceremony will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Conway. A reception will follow in the church’s great hall.