ORAN - David Jason and Stephanie LaShawn Hahn are the parents of their second child, first son, born at 8:57 a.m. Dec. 18, 2001, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Bryant Joseph Hahn weighed 5 pounds, 1 ounce and was 18-inches long.
Mrs. Hahn is the former Stephanie Bertrand, daughter of John and Paula Bertrand of Oran. She is owner and director of the Early Learning Preschool Center.
Hahn, son of David and Virgie Hahn of Chaffee, is warehouse manager for ABC Supply.
SCOTT CITY - Annie Marie Sheren and Joseph Cane Shuffit are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 9:23 a.m. Dec. 19, 2001, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Alexis Marie Shuffit weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20-inches long.
Sheren, daughter of Rick Sheren and Donna Sheren of Scott City, is a Scott City R-1 student.
Shuffit, son of Stanley Shuffit of Jackson and Diane and Herman Coffer of Sikeston, is employed by Quades Masonry.
MARBLE HILL - Robert Alan and Ginny Yvonne Matheney are the parents of their second child, first son, born at 7:55 p.m. Dec. 19, 2001, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Tharon Blake Matheney weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19 1/2-inches long.
The former Ginny Cook, Mrs. Matheney is the daughter of Terry and Sharon Sander and Gary and Charlotte Cook of Marble Hill. She is employed by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri.
Matheney, son of Julie Matheney of Bell City, Annie Matheney of Detroit, Mich., and the late James Matheney, is employed by Delta Asphalt.
SIKESTON - Matthew and Lorenda Hawkins are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 10:40 a.m. Dec. 19, 2001, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Gretchen Haleigh Hawkins weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces and was 21 1/2-inches long.
Mrs. Hawkins is the daughter of Eddie and Deidra Revelle.
Hawkins, son of Charles and Sheila Hawkins, is employed by Good Humor-Breyers.
JACKSON - Melonie Renee Turk and Arrick Lee Jackson are the parents of their second son, born at 10:14 p.m. Dec. 19, 2001, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Kadin Tali Jackson weighed 6 pounds and was 20 1/2-inches long.
Turk, daughter of Alice Blissett-Fowler and James Turk of Sikeston, is a recruitment coordinator for Workforce Employment Solutions.
Jackson, son of Minerva and Charles Sledge of Saginaw, Mich., is a professor at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau.