Kent and Rhonda Smith of Cherokee are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Kenda Renae Smith, at 6:47 a.m. on August 24, 2009. Kenda weighed 7 lb. 14 oz. and measured 21 inches long. She has one brother, Johnathan Racine, and one sister, Jesselyn Racine. Grandparents are Ed and Patty Smith and Carolyn Smith and Jerry Bengtson of Cherokee, Judy Powers of Shenandoah, and John and Kathy Powers of Red Oak.