Bennett Lee Taylor
He was born on Sept. 8, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. in St. Luke’s in Chesterfield, Mo., the son of Brock Taylor and Chelsey Wooden, both of Alton. He weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Harold Taylor of Paintsville, Ky., Johnathan Wooden of Alton and Lucy Click of Warrenton, Mo. Big sister, Lila, is age 4.
Ryan James VanDusen
He was born Oct. 10, 2014, at 8:13 p.m. at SSM St. Clare Health Center, Fenton, Mo., the son of Thomas and Laura (Bowman) VanDusen of O’Fallon, Mo. He weighed 8 pounds and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Nick and Karen Bowman of Godfrey and Cathy Davis of Rockford. Great-grandmother is Gladys Swearingen of Kewanee.