BLODGETT -- Tracy and Josh Rice are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 4:51 p.m. Sept. 1, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center's Family BirthPlace in Cape Girardeau. Jude Robert Rice weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Mike Limbaugh of Sikeston and Karen Archie of Coldwater, Miss.
Paternal grandparents are Dan Rice of Advance and Rhonda Rice of Cape Girardeau.
SIKESTON -- Latavia Marks is the parent of her first child, a son, born at 1:05 p.m. Aug. 29, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. LaMazeion Dan-drell Marks weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 18.5 inches long.
Grandparents are Tracie Marks and Mark Marks I.
SIKESTON -- Randy and Jennifer Grubbs are the parents of their third child, second son, born at 6:29 a.m. Aug. 31, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Christopher Wayne Grubbs weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 21.75 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Wanda Ward and Wayne Ward.
Paternal grandparents are Sharon Conner and Randy Grubbs Sr.
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Christina and Jason Bruenderman are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 7:49 p.m. Aug. 31, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Ellie Grace Bruenderman weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 21.5 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Bill and Linda Emerine of Benton.
Paternal grandparents are Don and Brenda Bruenderman of Charleston.