Kristen Marie Walsh and Allen Walter Wootton are happy to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. The bride-to-be is the daughter of John and Janet Walsh, of Kingston.The prospective groom is the son of Herbert Wootton, of Warrior Run, and Marion Wootton, of Askam. Kristen is a graduate of Bishop O’Reilly High School and a graduate of Luzerne County Community College. She is currently employed at Mohegan Sun Pocono. Allen is a graduate of Hanover Area High School. He currently manages and owns his own business, Northeast Power Repairs, in Nanticoke. The couple will exchange vows on Sept. 30, 2017, at Apple Tree Terrace, Dallas.