Donna Helen Pinkowski and Nicholas C. Wooten

Mr. and Mrs. James D. Pinkowski of Dunkirk are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Donna Helen Pinkowski, to Nicholas C. Wooten. Wooten is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Wooten of Hickory, N.C.

Pinkowski is a 2008 graduate of Dunkirk High School and a 2012 graduate of SUNY Fredonia with a bachelor of science degree in early childhood education. She is employed by the Catawba County School District as an itinerant preschool teacher.

Wooten is a 2008 graduate of Fred T. Ford High School in Hickory and a 2013 graduate of Appalachian State University in Boone, N.C., where he received his bachelor of science degree in criminal justice. He is employed by John Wooten Automotive and Coca Cola Company Consolidated. He will attend Basic Law Enforcement Training in January of 2014.

A Nov. 9, 2013 wedding in Hickory, N.C. is being planned.