Births from October 2009
Morgan / son
Tim and Nicole Morgan of Kingsley are happy to announce the birth of their son, Jayce Theodor Morgan, at 7:40 p.m. on October 23, 2009. He weighed 7 lb. 13 oz. and measured 21 inches long at birth, and joins a brother, Carter, and a sister, Faith, in the family. Grandparents are Brian and Terri Chaffin of Cherokee, Doug and Shelly Morgan of Kingsley and Arlen and Julie Seablom of Pierson...
Hammerstrom - Schmidt / daughter
Sarah Hammerstrom and Andrew Schmidt are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Raylin Avery Schmidt, at 2:20 p.m. on August 18, 2009. Raylin weighed 7 lb. 6 oz. and measured 21 inches long at her birth, and she was welcomed home by her brothers Michael and Hudson...
Tentinger / son
Nathan and Abby Tentinger of Cleghorn are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Brady Kelly Tentinger, at 4:33 p.m. on October 15, 2009. Brady weighed 8 lb. 2 oz. and measured 20 1/2 inches long, and he has a brother Benjamin, at home. His grandparents are Kelly and Teri Perrin of Cherokee and Butch and Nancy Tentinger of Cleghorn...
Johnson / daughter
Bobby and Jenna Johnson of rural Cherokee are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Dreleigh Ann Johnson, at 7:11 p.m. on October 14, 2009. Dreleigh weighed 8 lb. 3 oz. and measured 20 1/2 inches long at birth. She has one brother, Laiken. Grandparents are Mark and Karen Johnson of Cleghorn and Steve and Lisa Schweitzer of Strang, Nebraska...
Olson / son
Brian and Candice Olson of Quimby are happy to announce the birth of their son, Case James Olson, at 7:34 a.m. on October 10, 2009. Case weighed 8 lb. 4 oz, and measured 20 inches long, and joins brother Blaine and sister Riley in the Olson family. His grandparents are Jim and Dawn Olson of Flandreau, So. Dak., Leslie Sargent of Milford, and Donald Sargent of Hartley...
Fitch / son
Cathy Fitch of Aurelia is pleased to announce the birth of her son, Jordyn Ray Fitch, at 3:37 p.m. on October 11, 2009. Jordyn weighed 8 lb. 4 oz. and measured 19 1/2 inches long. His grandparents are Grant and Susan Fitch of Correctionville.
Gay / daughter
Dan and Alesha Gay of Primghar happily announce the birth of their first child, a daughter. Andie Michelle Gay was born at 11:59 p.m. on Oct. 8, 2009, weighed 6 lb. 5 oz. and measured 20 1/2 inches long at her birth. Grandparents are Rick and Peg Gay of Onawa and Mike and Julie Decker of Cherokee...
Brown / daughter
Shane and Carey Brown of Sutherland are plesed to announce the birth of their second daughter, Lily Michelle Brown, who was born at 7:27 a.m. on Oct. 8, 2009. Lily weighed 8 lb. 10 oz. and measured 20 inches long at her birth, and she has an older sister, Josie, who will greet her at home. Grandparents are Greg and Cheri Brown of Peterson and Tom and Carol Parks of Spirit Lake...
Smith - Merrigan / son
Brett Smith and Sonja Merrigan of Vermillion, So. Dak. are excited to announce the birth of their first child, a son born at 5:14 p.m. on September 17, 2009. Connor Harold Smith weighed 7 lb. 14 oz. and measured 21 inches long at his birth. Grandparents are John and Lynette Smith of Cherokee, Sophie Merrigan of Yankton, So. Dak., and Jim Merrigan of Vermillion, So. Dak. Great-grandparents are Harold and Judy Ferrin of Cherokee...
Pick - Lennon / son
Jodi Pick and Brent Lennon of Correctionville are happy to announce the birth of their second child, a boy, Owen Alan Lennon, at 8:10 p.m. on September 28, 2009. Owen weighed 8 lbs. and measured 20 3/4 inches long, and was welcomed home by his big sister, Brenna Lennon. Grandparents are Gary Pick of Marcus, Barb Pick of South Sioux City, Neb., Reta and Milo Deeds of Correctionville, and Bruce and Rose Ann Lennon of Akron...
McAlpine - Cruz / daughter
Christina McAlpine and Isaac Cruz of Larrabee are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Alana Marley Cruz, at 9:22 p.m. on September 23, 2009. Alana weighed 8 lb. 4 oz. and measured 21 inches long at her birth. Grandparents are John and Marlene McAlpine of Larrabee and Eva Cruz of Storm Lake...
Matthews - Roethler / daughter
Danielle Matthews and Patrick Roethler of Paullina are the proud parents of a daughter, Braylynn Ann-Marie Roethler, born at 8:04 a.m. on September 25, 2009. Braylynn weighed 6 lb. 10 oz. and measured 19 1/4 inches long at her birth. Grandparents are Peter and Tracy Matthews of Paullina, Danae Wetrich and Steve and Jill Wetrich, all of Primghar ,and Jerry Roethler of Larrabee...