Reid and Carla Block of Alliance announce the engagement of their daughter Lyndsey Jeanette Block to Benjamin David Rauert. His parents are Ruth and Russ Gibbs of Grand Island, and the late David Rauert. Block is a 2012 graduate of Alliance High School, and will receive her BSN from the University of Nebraska College of Nursing at Kearney in May. She is employed at Good Samaritan Hospital. Rauert is a 2009 graduate of Heartland Lutheran High School, and is a student at the University of Nebraska Kearney Campus, where he is pursuing a degree in Industrial Distribution. He is employed at Baldwin Filters. The couple is planning their wedding for July 15, 2017, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Grand Island.