Chris and Elaina Kirchner of Holstein announce the birth of their son, Samuel Dean, born on July 22, 2007 at 2:36 p.m. Samuel weighed 6 lbs. 2 oz. and measured 17 1/2 inches. He is welcomed home by brother, Isaac. Grandparents are Sandy Jepsen of Battle Creek, Randy and Shirley Kirchner of Quimby, and Virgil and Angela Powell of Sutherland.