Laura Davidson of Hancock and Joseph Newhouse of Morris, announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Nola Petsche of Hancock, the late Jerry Petsche, Lynn and Lynett Davidson of Sturgeon Lake, and Pastor Harrison and Debra Newhouse of Hancock. Grandparents are Helen and Myron Haugen of Hancock and Helen and Merlin Beekman of Raymond. Laura is a 2009 graduate of Hancock High School and a 2010 graduate of Ridgewater College in Willmar with a Certificate in Advanced Massage Therapy. Joe is a 2007 graduate of Hancock High School and is currently in the Army National Guard of Willmar. An August 7, 2010 wedding is being planned at Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church in Hancock.