Jimmy Hinson and Talana Sloan are pleased to announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Loyd and Quannah Dick, of Fairland, Okla. The prospective groom is the son of James and Pamela Hinson, of Eagle Rock. Talana is a graduate from Missouri Southern State University with a BSE in speech and theatre education and received her master's degree at Arkansas State University. Hinson graduated from the University of Arkansas with a degree in agricultural extension and education and is currently pursuing his master's degree. Both are currently employed at Cassville High School. Jimmy is an agricultural instructor and Talana is a speech, theatre and debate instructor. The couple plans to marry on Saturday, October 26, at Holiday Island Community Church at 3 p.m.