Higashi-Darby Engagement


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Posted Online: Nov. 01, 2012, 11:51 am
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Announcement is made of the engagement of Chelsea Etsuko Higashi and Myles Ashley Kent Darby, both of Las Vegas. She is the daughter of Randy and Valerie Higashi, Las Vegas. He is the son of Douglas and Roxane Darby, Geneseo.
The couple will be married at 5 p.m. May 7, 2013, at Sandals La Toc Resort, Saint Lucia, Caribbean. Relatives and friends are invited to a reception in the afternoon of May 19, 2013, in Geneseo.
Chelsea graduated from Bonanza High School and the Art Institute of Las Vegas with a Bachelor of Science degree in media arts. She is employed as art director for Trigger LLC.
Myles graduated from J.D. Darnall High School, Geneseo, and attended the University of Illinois, Champaign. He is employed at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Las Vegas.












 



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