TO MARRY – Katrina N. Shepherd of Whitesburg, and Will Whisenant of Douglasville, Ga., announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. She is the daughter of Mike and Darlene Shepherd of Whitesburg, and the granddaughter of Pauline Shepherd of Whitesburg and the late Lawrence Shepherd, and the late Hiram and Dixie Caudill of Premium. She was graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a bachelor of science degree in occupational science and a minor in child and family studies. He is the son of Jane Whisenant of Bradenton, Fla., and Joseph Whisenant of Douglasville, Ga., and is also a graduate of EKU with a bachelor of science degree in criminal justice and a master’s degree in loss prevention and safety. He is employed at Unison Insurance. The wedding ceremony is planned for October 27.