Richard and Brenda Parido announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Dawn Hays, to James Nathan Andrew Ritchie of Millersburg, the son of Dale and Tammy Ritchie of Millersburg.
The bride-elect is a graduate of George Rogers Clark High School and Motif Beauty Academy. She is currently employed by All For You Salon and Spa in Winchester.
The prospective groom is a graduate of Bourbon County High School and the International Diving Institute in Charleston, S.C. He is currently employed at Marine Solutions Incorporated in Lexington.