Mona Stout and the late Harold Stout, of Monett, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melonie Stout, of Monett, to Steve Chapman, of Pierce City, son of Pat and Judy Chapman, of Pierce City. The bride-elect is attended Monett High School and Drury University. She currently works as an anchor/reporter for WTMJ TV, NBC in Milwaukee, Wis. The prospective groom attended Pierce City High School and is owner and operator of Chapman Dairy, Inc. The wedding will be held on Oct. 8 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Pierce City.