Jody Hovelson and Kevin Kringler announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Erlin and Deanne Hovelson of Lake Park; and Karen Kringler of Glyndon and Dwight Kringler of Wahpeton. Jody graduated from Minnesota State University, Moorhead and is employed by Moorhead Public Service. Kevin attends Minnesota State University, Moorhead, and is employed at the M & J Saloon, West Fargo. A May 17 wedding is planned at Lake Park Lutheran Church.