The engagement of Heather A. Mihal and Steven T. Pritchard is being announced by their parents. Heather is the daughter of Rickie and Susan Mihal, Canton, and Steven is the son of Timothy and Teresa Pritchard, Newcomerstown.

Heather graduated from Jackson High in 2005. She received a bachelor's degree in marketing from The University of Akron in 2009 and is employed by Brown Mackie College in North Canton as the Assistant Director of Admissions.

Steven graduated from Newcomerstown High in 2001. He received a bachelor's degree in biology and secondary education from Muskingum University in 2006. He is employed by Newcomerstown Exempted Village Schools and teaches high school science and coaches junior high football.

A June 12, 2010, wedding is being planned at Pleasant View Church, Newcomerstown.