Jim and Kim Allison, of Harlan, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Alexandria Lee Allison, to Kenneth Clarence Pennington, son of Ray and Mary Dixon, of Mt. Sterling, and Tim and Joy Pennington, of Cumberland. The bride-elect is a 2009 graduate of Harlan High School and a 2013 graduate of Eastern Kentucky University with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. She is currently employed at the Cumberland Hope Community Center. The prospective groom is a 2010 graduate of Harlan High School and attended the University of the Cumberlands. He is currently employed at the Appalachian ChalleNGe Academy. The wedding will take place at 3:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at Sunshine Baptist. Following a honeymoon in New Smyrna Beach, Fla., the couple will reside in Putney. Friends and family re invited to attend. No local invitations will be sent.