The engagement of Jennifer Caroline Hixson and Halston Taylor Duke is announced today. The future bride is the daughter Gary Hixson and Clifta Hixson. Parents of the future bridegroom are Jimmy and Sonja Duke. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 4, at Mile Straight Baptist Church, where both are members. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Al and Cherry Goss. Miss Hixson is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School. She received a bachelor?s degree in public relations from Middle Tennessee State University, and a master?s degree in education from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She is a teacher at East Hamilton Middle-High School. The future bridegroom is the grandson of Jim and Jewell Pollard. Mr. Duke is a graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School. He attended Chattanooga State Community College and MTSU. He is employed by Hixson Post Office.