Nikki Hamblen and Derris Peterson of Cherokee announce the birth of their son, Daxton Anthony Peterson, who was born at 12:21 a.m. on October 22, 2011. Daxton weighed 8 lbs. 6 oz. and measured 21 inches long. His Grandparents are Wanda Miller of LeMars, Terry Hamblen of Sioux City and Rae Ann Peterson and Tony Peterson, both of Cherokee. Great-grandparents are Jim and Elaine Schmidt of Holstein and Bev and Marv Peterson of Truesdale.