NOTTINGHAM, N.H. – Mrs. Waverly (Mitchell) Cotton announces the engagement of Miranda Ruth Cotton to Alex Almeida. Miranda is the daughter of Waverly Cotton and the late Timothy D. Cotton, and granddaughter of Alton and Margaret Mitchell of Holden, Maine, and the late Lloyd and Corinne Cotton of Exeter, N.H. Alex is the son of Mucio and Maril?a Almeida of Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Miranda is a graduate of Newmarket (N.H.) High School, attended Valencia College and graduated from Americare School of Nursing in Orlando, Fla. She is now employed at a dental office in Connecticut. Alex graduated from the Cardiovascular Technician Program at Valencia College in Orlando, Fla., with an Associate of Science degree. He is now employed at a hospital in Connecticut. Miranda and Alex met while attending school in Florida. They are planning a June 2011 wedding.