Avery Rose Brown, daughter of Matthew and Natalie Brown, Hays, was born July 13, 2010, at Hays Medical Center.

She was 8 pounds, 3 ounces. She was 19 inches long.

She has a brother, A.J. Brown, 5.

Grandparents are Randy and Vernell Major, and Dave and Joan Brown, all of Hays.

Great-grandparents are Fred and Janet Adams, Larned, JoAnn Adams, Hays, Don and Alyne Strube, Choctaw, Okla., and Pete and Lillian Dlabal, Ellsworth.

Great-great-grandparent is Elizabeth Allison, Manter.

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Braiden Flax, son of Jeffrey and Sabrina Flax, Herington, was born Sept. 15, 2010.

He was 7 pounds, 8 ounces. He was 21 inches long.

Grandparents are Leroy and Janice Flax, WaKeeney, Christine Rowe, Wichita, and Gerald Draper, Texarkana, Texas.

Great-grandmother is Betty Draper, Texarkana.