Ben and Amanda Gloyd of Spencer are happy to announce the birth of their daughter on October 3, 2012. Amelia Joy Gloyd weighed 5 lb. 13 oz. and measured 19 inches long. Grandparents are Verdene Paulsen of Cherokee, the late Stephen Paulsen, and Levi and Elaine Gloyd of Milford. Great-Grandparents are Waldene Lundell of Cherokee and the late Vernon Lundell, Lenora Paulsen of Durant and the late Wayne Paulsen, and William and Eleanor Warren of Painesville, Minnesota.
Tyson and Mikaela Otto of Lincoln, Nebraska are happy to announce the birth of their daughter on October 22, 2012. Isla Joyce Otto weighed 6 lb. 11 oz. and measured 19 3/4 inches long. Grandparents are Ed and Brenda Otto and Verdene Paulsen, all of Cherokee, and the late Stephen Paulsen. Great-grandparents are Marj Otto and Dick and Bev Keen, all of Storm Lake, the late Arlin Otto, Waldene Lundell of Cherokee, Lenora Paulsen of Durant, and the late Wayne Paulsen and Vernon Lundell.