Catonsville residents Anthony and Linda Palaigos announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Rae Palaigos, to Lt.j.g. Wallace Thurston "Trey" Witt III, son of W. Thurston Jr. and Marion Witt, of Dallas.
An alumna of Catonsville High School, the future bride received the Banneker/Key Scholarship, the school's most prestigious merit scholarship, to attend the University of Maryland on its College Park campus.
She participated in the elite Honors Program, served as an Images Ambassador and graduated cum laude with a degree in government and politics.
In 2009-10, she was awarded the Baltimore Law Scholarship while attending the University of Baltimore School of Law.