Johnathan Daniel James Kimbrel
Born 7:14 a.m. on January 24, 2014, the son of John Kimbrel Jr. of Dow and Brookelyn Cowger of Jerseyville. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and was 22 inches long. Grandparents are John Kimbrel Sr. of Fieldon, Karen Kimbrel of Dow, Daniel Graeser of Weldon and Lesa Gettings of Jerseyville.
Kiera Michelle Patterson
Born 2:30 a.m. January 18, 2014, the son of Jamar Edwin Patterson Sr. and Shala Teion Ross, both of Alton. She weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and 21 ounces. Grandparents are James Patterson of Alton, Selma Harris of Alton, Charles Ross of Alton and Catherine Harris of Alton. Big brothers, Tahje West and Jamar Patterson Jr., are age 13 and 8. Big sister, Camille Ross, is age 5.
Lawsen Michael Springer
Born 12:34 p.m. February 6, 2014, the son of Caleb Springer and Jackie Sitzes, both of Alton. He weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 18 inches long. Grandparents are Jackie Springer of Park Hills, Mo, Rhonda Curtis of South Roxana, the late Rachele Johnson and the late Basil Sitzes. Big brothers, Landen, Kayden and Karsen are ages 5, 3 and 3. Big sister, Angelina, is age 2.