Blake Oliver Robert Shelton
He was born July 18, 2014, at 4:42 p.m. in Alton Memorial, the son of James R. Shelton and Ashley Rhyne of East Alton. He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long. Grandparents are Craig A. Shelton of South Roxana, Angela Whitley of Wood River, Randy Rhyne of East Alton and Vici Monroe of East Alton. Big brothers, Miguel Romero and Bruiser Shelton, are ages 9 and 1 1/2. Big sister, Kenadie Romero, is age 6.
Gage Jaxson Kremke
He was born on July 17, 2014, at 12:47 p.m. in Alton Memorial, the son of Kevin and Ashley Kremke of Godfrey. He weighed 9 pounds, 3 ounces and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Sandy Kremke of Bethalto, Chris Droege of Jerseyville, Nancy Hunt of Alton and the late Harlan Kremke. Big sister, Casey, is age 13. Big brothers, Taylor and Hunter, are ages 10 and 6.
Zayne Matthew Irvin
He was born Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at 2:38 a.m. in Anderson Hospital in Maryville, the son of Matthew and Kelly (Bryant) Irvin of Bethalto. He weighed 7 pounds and was 19 inches long. Grandparents are James and Sarah Irvin of Bethalto and Samuel Bryant of Carlinville, and Nancy Bryant of Bethalto. Big sister, Tara, is age 10.