Brandi Javier of Wichita and Jered Banister of Augusta, announce their engagement to be married.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Bernie and Annette Carbon of Warner Robbins, Ga., and Mario Javier of Durham, NC.  She is the granddaughter of Elaine Harcourt and Bernie and Barbara Carbon, all of Wichita.
Brandi graduated from West High School in Wichita and is currently attending Wichita State University.

The prospective groom is the son of Daryl and Ellen Banister of Augusta.  He is the grandson of Charles and Faylene Cambern and William C. Pittman, all of Liberal, and the late Delano and Dorothy Banister of Liberal.
Jered graduated from Augusta High School in 2001, graduated Butler Community College in 2003, and is currently attending WSU.  He is employed as assistant manager at Broadway Discount Liquor in Wichita.

The formal wedding is planned for 6 p.m. on Sept. 27, 2008, at the Wichita Center for the Arts, with Rev. Curtis Cadenhead officiating.

The couple will enjoy a honeymoon trip to New Orleans.