Amanda Polk of Morrilton and Lazaro Castillo of Conway have announced their engagement and forthcoming wedding. 

The bride-elect is the daughter of Ms. Marilyn Polk and the Late Glyn Polk of Morrilton. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Marie Kordsmeier and the late Mr. Alfred Kordsmeier and the late Mr. Glyn and Montine Polk.  

She is a 1996 graduate of Sacred Heart High School. She graduated from Arkansas Tech University in 2000 with a bachelor’s of art in journalism. Currently, she is the marketing coordinator for Conway Regional Health and Fitness Center.

The prospective groom is the son of Ms. Maria Martinez of Conway and Mr. Ramon Castillo of Cuba. He is the grandson of Mrs. Marina Reinoso and the late Mr. Iginio Martinez, and the late Mrs. Mariana Socarraz and Mr. Evangelio Castillo. 

He graduated from Giraldo Cordova Cardin Espa High School in Havana, Cuba, in 1992. Currently, he is a hairstylist at Ciao Bella Salon in Conway.

An October wedding is planned at the historic Albert Pike Hotel.