Steven and Danae Block of Cedar Falls are pleased to announce the birth of their son. Tate Douglas Block was born on Oct. 3, 2007, at 1:24 a.m. He weighed 7 lbs. and 9.6 oz, measuring 19 1/4 inches long. Grandparents are Douglas and Julia Miller of Cherokee and Phillip and LaVonne Block of Gladbrook.
Great-grandparents are Constance Means of Cherokee, Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Longstaff of West Des Moines, Marvin and Sharon Miller of Algona, and Leroy and Alberta Block of Reinbeck.