SIKESTON -- Staci and Robbie Sims are the parents of their second child, first daughter, born at 7:34 a.m. Oct. 15, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Kennedi Paige Sims weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Jamie and Carla Tarr of Union, Ky. Great-grandparents are Jim and Mary Virgin of Russell, Ky., Jim Tarr of Ashland, Ky., and the late Suzanne Tarr.
Paternal grandparents are Gene and Trina Straw of Sikeston and the late James Sims. Great-grandparents are the late Floyd and Mary Holt, Robert and Flora Sims and Clarence and Betty Straw.
CHARLESTON -- Amy and Kevin Tyus are the parents of their third child, first son, born at 9:03 a.m. Oct. 15, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Kareon Lewis Tyus weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 20 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Melissa Pickett, Mike Walker and the late Tony Pickett.
Paternal grandparents are Eron Robinson and Kevin Tyus Sr.
HOLCOMB -- Mark and Magen Mansfield are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 12:44 p.m. Oct. 15, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. McKinley Brooke Mansfield weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 20 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Blake and Angela Reeves.
Paternal grandparents are Dempsey and Sarah Mansfield.
NEW MADRID -- Erica and Terry Williams Jr. are the parents of their second child, second son, born at 3:47 p.m. Oct. 16, 2008, at Missouri Delta Center in Sikeston. Justin Andrew Williams weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 18.5 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Jack and Belinda Hurt.
Paternal grandparents are Terry and Sharon Williams Sr.
SIKESTON -- Kelley McCormick and George Guest are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 7:21 p.m. Oct. 17, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center's Family BirthPlace in Cape Girardeau. Constance Amari Lynne McCormick weighed 5 pounds and was 17.5 inches long.
Maternal grandparent is Debra McCormick of Sikeston.
Paternal grandparents are George Bell of Parma and the late Josie Guest.