Randy and Christy Badtram of Cherokee are happy to announce the birth of their son, Brody Paul Badtram, born on July 27, 2011 at 12:43 a.m. Brody weighed 7 lbs. 12 oz. and measured 21 inches long, and was welcomed home by his big sister Ella.
Grandparents are David and Janet Sullivan of Aurelia and Kathy and the late Paul Badtram of Sioux City. Dale Sleezer Sr. of Aurelia is Brody's Great-Grandpa.