Cooper Joseph Hughes
Thomas and Abie (Currie) Hughes of Ohio, Ill., are the parents of a son, Cooper Joseph, born Nov. 13 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 20 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Ted and Amy Lindenbusch of Springfield. Paternal grandparents are Dee Hughes and Con Hughes, both of Ohio, Ill. Great-grandparents are Frank and Patricia Sanchez of Portland, Mich.
Scarlett Grace Arrington
Dan and Ashley Arrington of Chicago are the parents of a daughter, Scarlett Grace, born Nov. 13. She weighed 7 pounds 3 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Brian and Kolleen Schrader of DeKalb. Paternal grandparents are Tim and Kathy Arrington of Tucson, Ariz. Great-grandparents are Kent and Karen Hildebrand of Princeton, Bob and Dana Schrader of Quincy, and Maxine Kimmey of Tucson, Ariz.
Bentley Allen Evans
Zach Evans and Kassi Bachman of Malden are the parents of a son, Bentley Allen, born Nov. 11 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and measured 19 1/2 inches in length. He was welcomed home by one brother, Brysan, 5, and one sister, Skylar, 6. Maternal grandparents are Shelly Clore and Trent Bachman of Henry. Paternal grandparents are Melissa Brandon and Gary Evans of Princeton.
Emma Louise Sims
Don and Nicole (Nora) Sims of Wyanet are the parents of a daughter, Emma Louise, born Nov. 7 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and measured 19 inches in length. She was welcomed home by two brothers, Jesse, 16, and Wyatt, 22 months, and one sister, Savanah, 17. Grandparents are Jeff and Mary Nora of Wyanet, Robin Johnson and Dan Schafer of Princeton, and Wayne Sims of Tiskilwa. Great-grandparents are Bev Nora of Tiskilwa, Phyllis Sims of Tiskilwa, Agnes Ross of Princeton and Clara Pease of Princeton.
Kristina McConnaughhay and Michael Schmotzer of LaSalle are the parents of a daughter born Nov. 19 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.