Mr. and Mrs. Glen David and Charlotte Shaw of Conway have announced the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their son Kenneth Shaw to Tracy Mitchell both of Addison, Texas.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Walter and Ramona Mitchell of Shreveport, La. 

She is a 1999 graduate of C.E. Byrd High School. She received her certification in surgical technology and commercial flight training and license from Bossier Parish Community College.  Currently, she is a surgical technician at Baylor Medical Center in Carrollton, Texas.

The prospective groom is the grandson of Mrs. Laura Starnes and the late Charles Starnes Sr. of Hot Springs and the late Orville and Mabel Shaw of DeQueen. 

He is a 1996 graduate of Conway High School. He attended Hendrix College from 1996-1999 and graduated from the University of Central Arkansas in 2001 with a degree in fine arts writing. 

He earned the Dean’s Scholarship at Hendrix, attended Arkansas Governor’s School and was an Eagle Scout Award recipient.  Currently, he is a driver for FedEx Freight in Dallas.

The wedding is set to take placeat 2 p.m. Oct. 10. The ceremony will be held at the Castle Douglas in Rockwall, Texas. A reception will be held in the Great Hall following the ceremony.