Mason Bradley Simmons and Jax Daniel Simmons, twin sons of Mike Simmons and Shelby Berry, Hays, were born May 6, 2009, at Hays Medical Center.

Mason was 6 pounds, 71βΡ2 ounces. He was 191βΡ2 inches long. Jax was 5 pounds, 9 ounces. He was 181βΡ2 inches long.

They have two brothers, Austin, 13, and Cy, 8.

Grandparents of the couple are Terry and Tracey Berry, WaKeeney, Kate Simmons, Chapman, and the late Gary Simmons.

Great-grandparents are Roger and Betty Hendershot, and Royalyn Erickson, WaKeeney, the late Raymond and Dorothy Wood and the late Daniel and Lorraine Simmons.

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Giana Maree Schumacher, daughter of Jacqueline and Chandler Schumacher, Hays, was born May 10, 2009.

She was 7 pounds. She was 18.5 inches long.

Grandparents are Tom and Debbie Schumacher, and Eugene Leiker, all of Hays, and Steve and Sue Leiker, Kansas City.

Great-grandparents are Jerry and Clara Inman, and Shorty and Millie Schumacher, all of Hays, Shirley Peirano, Wilson, Robert and Velma Leiker, Victoria, and Edward and Mary Leiker, Munjor.

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Ryleigh Kaye Bendure, daughter of Jodi and Brett Bendure, Shawnee, was born June 5, 2009, at Shawnee Mission Hospital.

She was 9 pounds, 21βΡ2 ounces. She was 191βΡ4 inches long.

She has three brothers, Nick, 18, Jake, 14, and Chase, 7; and a sister, Abrianna, 11.

Grandparents are Les and Gerri Weber, Ellis, the late Sue Weber, Janice Bendure, Shawnee, and Keith Bendure, Springfield, Mo.