Weston Michael Ackerman, son of Brooke and Scott Ackerman, Olathe, was born Dec. 20, 2012, at St. Luke's South, Overland Park.

He was 7 pounds, 9.6 ounces. He was 19.5 inches long.

He has a brother, Holden Scott, 1.

Grandparents are Mark and Karla Ackerman, Hays, and Gale and Adele Knight, Emporia.

Great-grandparents are Charlie and Pat Knight, Lebo, and Mary Ackerman, Dodge City.

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Nora Kathryn Denton, daughter of Shawn and Kara Denton, Olathe, was born Jan. 25, 2013.

She was 6 pounds, 5 ounces. She was 18 inches long.

Grandparents are Kraig and Laure Gross, Hays, and Tom and Denise Denton, Silver Lake.

Great-grandparents are Edna Schulte, Walker, the late Elmer Schulte, the late Kenneth and Shirley Gross, Mary Cowan, Silver Lake, the late Kenneth Cowan, and the late Clifford and Kathryn Denton.

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Adam Joe Burkholder, son of JB and Brandy Burkholder, Hays, was born March 5, 2013.

He was 10 pounds, 2 ounces. He was 21 inches long.

He has two brothers, Seth, 5 and Kyle, 3.

Grandparents are Mike and Jan Burkholder, Hays, Larry and Cathy Hopkins, Olathe, and Charles M. Patterson, Ellis.

Great-grandparents are Charles E. Patterson, Hays, Marjorie Wineland, Hays, and Carrol Jaco, Great Bend.

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Emery Reese Heddlesten, daughter of Wes and Lacey Heddlesten, Garden City, was born Feb. 13, 2013.

She was 8 pounds, 5 ounces. She was 20.75 inches long.

She has a brother, Rody, 2.

Grandparents are Bryan and Terri Evans, Gove, and Melvin and Susan Heddlesten, Satanta.

Great-grandparents are Rex and Verda Albin, Quinter, Larry and Bonnie Evans, Gove, Mary Martin, Las Cruces, N.M.. Joan Heddlesten, Santana, and the late Melvin Heddlesten.