Teresa Barb and Jesse Wills, both of Pierce City, announce their engagement. The bride-elect is a medical assistant at the medical office of C. Bret Bowling in Monett. She is the daughter of Glenda Barb, of Warrensburg, and Jim and Sheila Barb, of Warsaw. The prospective groom is employed at the Mt. Vernon Schreiber plant. He is the son of Debbie Wills and Mike and Kay Wills, all of El Dorado Springs. The couple was engaged on Oct. 22, 2011, in a hot air balloon 4,000 feet above Granby. A fall wedding is planned, and the couple plans to reside in Pierce City.