Tracy and Caty Hoeppner of Cherokee are the proud parents of a son, Braylund LeeRoy Hoeppner, born at 10:46 p.m. on September 18, 2009. Braylund weighed 8 lb. 11 oz. and measured 21 1/2 inches long at his birth. He has two brothers, Brady and Braxten, and one sister, Brookelyn, at home, and his grandparents are Deby and Denny Baker, Ted and Brenda Parker and Florence and Harry Phelan, all of Cherokee, and Vern Peters of Manson.