Laney Nicole Velleca, daughter of Drew and Stacy Velleca, Olathe, was born Oct. 13, 2009.

She was 8 pounds, 1 ounce. She was 21 inches long.

Grandparents are Ann and Warren Noble, Hays, Sean Ryan, Topeka, and Therese and Dennis Velleca, St. Louis, Mo.

Great-grandparents are Yvonne and Ken Braun, Hays, Cora Ryan, Victoria, Connie and Larry Noble, Manhattan, Barb Eckstein and Kit Velleca, both of St. Louis, and the late Ron Rohleder.

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Kooper James Hamlin, son of Cody and Malorie Hamlin, Russell, was born Dec. 26, 2009.

He was 7 pounds, 9 ounces. He was 20 inches long.

Grandparents are Chris and Terri Hamlin, and Rick Pasek and Glenda Pasek, all of Russell.

Great-grandparents are Bill and Mary Kuntzsch, Russell, Louise Hamlin, Wichita, and Katherine Pasek, Dorrance.

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Emily Alene Davis, daughter of John and Jill Davis, Derby, was born Jan. 18, 2010.

She was 6 pounds, 13 ounces. She was 19 inches long.

She has three brothers, Braden, 8, Riley, 51βΡ2, and Logan, 2.

Grandparents are Ed Harbin, Hays, Marjorie Davis, Wichita, and George Davis, Wichita.

Great-grandparents are Calvin and Dorothy Harbin and Roman Giebler, all of Hays, and the late Lucille Giebler.