Blake Ryan Gerth was born July 19, to parents Andrew and Tiffany Gerth, formerly of Kearney, at Mary Greeley Medical Center, Ames, Iowa.

Olivia Grace Buehrer was born Nov. 17, 2017, at Liberty Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and measured 19 inches.

Benjamin Marlin Powell was born Sept. 21, 2016, at North Kansas City Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. He is the son of Sean and Angela Powell of Kansas City.

Casen Eugene Bottom was born at 9 p.m. Aug. 29, 2016, at Liberty Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 19 inches long. He is the son of Curtis and Tiffany Bottom of Kearney.

Olga Brooke Wilshusen was born Oct. 20, 2015 at home, the daughter of Michelle and Joshua Wilshusen. She weighed 7 pounds 13 ounces and was 21 inches long.

Tyler and Stephanie Frey of Hampton, Virginia, announce the birth of their daughter, Stella Marie Frey, on Jan. 19, 2016, at Langley Hospital in Hampton. She weighed 8 pounds 14 ounces and measured 21 inches.

Andrew Gerth and Tiffany Brauer-Gerth are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Elyse Nicole Gerth. She was born at 6:38 p.m. July 29, 2015, at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa. Elyse weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20.5 inches long.

Myer James Breckenridge was born July 5, 2015, in Minot, North Dakota. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces and was 21 inches long. He is the son of Colin and Aleah Breckenridge of Minot.

Heather Elizabeth Arnold was born April 1, 2015, at Liberty Hospital. She weighed 9 pounds and was 20 inches long.

Benjamin George Dietrich was born Jan. 31, 2015, weighed 8 pounds 3 ounces and was 21 inches long. He has two bothers: Brett Dietrich, 5 years old; and Blake Dietrich, 3 years old.

Josh and Michelle Wilshusen of Smithville are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Ashley De La Cruz Wilshusen. Ashley was born Monday, April 14, 2014. She weighed 9 pounds and 8 ounces and was 22 inches long.

Shawn and Anna Kitchen of Chesterfield, Mo., are pleased to announce the arrival of their fifth son, Kash Lentz Kitchen, at 5:35 p.m. Monday, March 17, 2014, at St. John Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis. Kash Lentz Kitchenweighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 22 inches long. He was welcom…

Andrew Gerth and Tiffany Brauer-Gerth are proud to announce the birth of their son Wesley Michael Gerth, who was born at 8:20 p.m. Jan. 28, 2014, at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa. Wesley weighed 7 pounds 10.5 ounces and was 21 inches long at birth.

Michael and Melissa Pickett of Aurora, Ohio, announce the birth of their daughter, Julianna Susan Pickett, on Jan. 9, 2014. She weighed 7 pounds 8 ounces and was 21 inches long.

Tyler and Stephanie Frey of Hampton, Va., announce the birth of a son, Carson Joseph Frey, on Jan. 24, 2014, at Langley Hospital in Hampton. He weighed 8 pound 4 ounces and was 20.75 inches long.

Amanda and Justin Lawing of Kansas City announce the birth of a daughter, Emma Jo Lawing, on Jan. 7, 2014, at Liberty Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds 1 ounce and was 20.75 inches long.

Luke and Amy Buckwalter, and brother Blake, announce the arrival of Drew Jacob. He was born Nov. 11, 2013, at Shawnee Mission Hospital.

Andy and Jan Worley are proud to announce the adoption of their youngest family member, Nathan Andrew Worley. He is joined by siblings Jake, Isaac, Emma, and Adalynne.

Emery Rockelle Marie Shearer was born Aug. 15, 2013, at Cameron Regional Medical Center. She is the daughter of Amber Byrom and Ronnie Shearer of Kearney. Emery weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20.25 inches long.

Mary & William Kloepper, Jr., of Smithville announce the birth of their twins, Memphis-Blue Diane Kloepper and William-Declan Deschene Kloepper.

Janquil and Kelsey Boswell of Liberty announce the birth of twin girls Bridget Marie and Claire Elizabeth Boswell on April 25, 2013, at Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence.