Ms. Courtney Chase and Mr. Matthew Smith of Erie, along with their parents, are happily announcing their engagement. She is the daughter of Candance Chase of Sugar Grove and the late Darren Chase. He is the son of Dawn Smith of Lottsville and Mearl and Kim Smith of Pittsfield.

High school sweethearts, the future bride and groom are 2009 graduates of Eisenhower High School. Courtney earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing at Edinboro University and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2013. She is currently a Registered Nurse at UPMC Hamot Erie. Matt attended Edinboro University and is currently an Assisstant Manager at Sheetz in Erie.

They will be married in September of this year at The Kinzua Heritage Festival Grounds in Akeley.