Dr. Thomas and Michelle Rives of Myrtle Beach, SC announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Rives of Myrtle Beach, to Adam Wingard of Myrtle Beach, a son of Tony and Joann Wingard of Williston, SC.

The wedding is planned for July 18, 2014 at Pawleys Plantation in Pawleys Island, SC.

The bride-elect is a maternal granddaughter of Linda McFarland of Myrtle Beach and Bob McFarland of Omaha, NE and a paternal granddaughter of Jim and Jo Rives of Myrtle Beach, SC.

She is a 2006 graduate of Socastee High School. She is a 2011 graduate of College of Charleston with a degree in elementary education. She is employed by Horry County Schools.

The bridegroom-elect is a maternal grandson of Frank and Charlette Daniels of Williston, SC, and a paternal grandson of the late Henry W. and LouAnnie Wingard.

He is a 2007 graduate of Aiken High School. He is a 2011 graduate of the College of Charleston with a degree in health promotions. He is employed by the Myrtle Beach Fire Department.