Andrew Beck and Alyssa Butler announce their engagement.

Alyssa, a daughter of Ken and Pauline Butler, of Appleton was a homeschool graduate in 2008. Andrew, a son of Allan and Sheri Beck, of Nobleboro was a homeschool graduate in 2003.

They started dating after Alyssa completed a year of college. She cared for an elderly lady over the summer and fall, and is currently unemployed.

Andrew is working at Moody’s Diner and has been employed there for eight years as a cook. Andrew is the great-grandson of P.B. Moody, the founder of the diner. They will reside in Washington after their wedding in August.