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Births

Births Announced

Hollingsworth: Kami Hand and Thomas Franklin Hollingsworth IV of Bureau are the parents of a daughter, Hailie Nicole, born July 27 at St. Margaret's Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces, and measured 20 inches in length. She was welcomed home by one sister, Rylie Danielle. Maternal grandparents are Kim Hand of Princeton and Sharon Hand of Peru. Paternal grandparents are Thomas Franklin Hollingsworth III of Bureau, and Jennifer and Mark Lafferty of Bradford.
 
Johnson: Nathan and Sarah (Catton) Johnson of Sheffield are the parents of a daughter, Elin Lara, born Aug. 12 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. She weighed 8 1/2 pounds, and measured 21 inches in length. She was welcomed home by one brother, Eli Stanley, 2. Maternal grandparents are Lorie Watson of La Fayette, and Ed and Lisa Catton of Washington, Ill. Paternal grandparents are the late Barb and Stanley Johnson of Sheffield.
 
Wells: Tyler Wells and Brittini M. White of Peru are the parents of a son, Liam Alexander, born Aug. 18 at St. Margaret's Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces, and measured 18 1/2 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Bill and Vickie White of Swansea, Ill., and Vincent and Denise Schultz of Peru. Paternal grandparents are Marty and Mindy Ebhart of Davenport, Iowa, and Jerry and Diana Wells of Viola. Great-grandparents are Josephine Hisel of Spring Valley, Doris White of Kankakee, and Alvin and Robin Wells of Kirkwood.

 

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