Alexis Grace Shields, daughter of Mandy and Mike Shields, Olathe, was born Oct. 28, 2009.

She was 6 pounds, 71βΡ2 ounces. She was 183βΡ4 inches long.

Grandparents are Steve and Christy Odegard, Hays, and Pat and Terry Cooper, Overland Park.

Great-grandparents are Don and Naomi Salser, Olathe.

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Presley Michelle Dreher, daughter of Shelly and Ryan Dreher, Hays, was born Oct. 7, 2009, at Hays Medical Center.

She was 7 pounds, 101βΡ2 ounces. She was 191βΡ2 inches long.

She has a sister, Parker Dreher, 4; and a brother, Mason, 2.

Grandparents are Bob and Lois Dreher, Hays, and Ken and Cathy Herl, Springfield, Mo.

Great-grandparents are Bob and LaVerna Herl, Munjor, and Alice Weber, Ellis.

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Sophia Grace Lowry, daughter of Jennifer and Patrick Lowry, Hays, was born Nov. 12, 2009, at Hays Medical Center.

She was 6 pounds, 15 ounces. She was 191βΡ2 inches long.

Grandparents are Yvonne and Thomas Lowry, Marcellus, Mich., Patricia and Bob Denney, Edgerton, Mo., and Steven Ayala, Kansas City, Kan.

Great-grandparents are Mary Louise Ayala and Cindy Vera, both of Kansas City, Kan.