October 6, 2013 

Mr. and Mrs. Troy Hopkins of Huntsville, Alabama announce the engagement of their daughter Shelby Caroline to Alexander Slater Rand, son of Mr. Hager and Dr. Stephanie Rand of Durham, NC. Ms. Hopkins graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and is employed at Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abingdon, VA. Mr. Rand graduated with a Civil Engineering degree from the University of Tennessee and is employed at Hapco Industries in Abingdon, VA. A May wedding is planned.

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