Karston Joseph Ruder, son of Jeff and Summer (Niernberger) Ruder, Olathe, was born July 24, 2009, at Olathe Medical Center.

He was 7 pounds, 12 ounces. He was 20 inches long.

He has a sister, Kinley, 15 months.

Grandparents are Greg and Sue Niernberger, Hays and Allen and Mary Ruder, Victoria.

Great-grandparents are Rose Schuvie, Hays, the late Gilbert Schuvie, the late Leo and Lietta Niernberger, the late Edmund and Norine Kuhn and the late Henry and Josepha Ruder.

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Ashtyn Elizabeth Engel, daughter of Eric Engel and Nikki Niernberger, Hays, was born June 30, 2009.

She was 5 pounds, 191βΡ2 inches long.

She has three brothers, Sheldon, 19, Ryan, 13, and Nathan, 12; and a sister, Morgan, 4.

Grandparents are Errol and Nadine Engel, and Nick and Pauletta Niernberger, all of Hays.

Great-grandparent is Edgar Miller, Victoria.