Alexa Marie Steiner, daughter of Frank and Tara (Romme) Steiner, Kansas City, Mo., was born Sept. 19, 2012.

She was 7 pounds, 15 ounces. She was 21 inches long.

Grandparents are Merlin Romme, Hays, and Richard and Carol Steiner, Great Bend.

Great-grandparent is Lawrence Liebl, Claflin.

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Ava Marie Ryan, daughter of Jocelyn Olson and Alex Ryan, was born Sept. 1, 2012, at Hays Medical Center.

She was 8 pounds, 13 ounces. She was 19.5 inches long.

Grandparents are Ann and Warren Noble, Hays, Sean Ryan, Topeka, Kelly Blecha, Sterling, Colo., and Jeff Olson, Haigler, Neb.

Great-grandparents are Ken and Yvonne Braun, Hays, the late Ron Rohleder, Cora Ryan, Victoria, the late Richard Ryan, Connie and Larry Noble, Manhattan, Belva Olson, Haigler, the late Clifford Olson, Harry Blecha, Wray, Colo., and the late Dorothy Blecha.