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Nora Faye Mitchell

Travis & Nicole Mitchell of Fairfield, IL are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Nora Faye Mitchell.  Nora was born on August 28, 2013 at 4:05 a.m. at The Women’s Hospital in Newburgh, IN.  She weighed 6 pounds 6 ounces and was 20 inches long. 
The maternal grandparents are Jill Edwards of Fairfield, Illinois and Gregg Edwards of Fairfield, Illinois; maternal great grandparents are Marilyn Friend of Fairfield, IL and Jerry Friend of Fairfield, IL.  The paternal grandparents are Chris and Cathy Mitchell of Enfield, Illinois; paternal great grandparent is Jackie Eddy of McLeansboro, Illinois.

Silas Nolan Bradshaw

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Dave and Erin Bradshaw announce the birth of their second son, Silas Nolan Bradshaw. Silas was born on May 1, 2013 at Good Sam Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon, IL. He weighed 6 lbs. and was 20 inches long. Silas was welcomed home by his big brother, Hank.

Maternal grandparents are Sue and Bill Yocum of Montrose, IL and Bruce and Lisa Ebel of Charleston, IL. Paternal grandparents are David and Donetta Bradshaw of Fairfield, IL. Great-grandparents are Delman and Velma Bradshaw of Fairfield, IL.

Robert Stephen Price


Lyree and Andy Price announce the birth of their first child, Robert Stephen Price. Bobby was born on August 1, 2013 at Saint Anthony’s Health Center in Alton, IL. He is their first child.

Maternal grandparents are Mary Jane Johnson of Fairfield and Bob and Katherine Johnson of Tyler, Texas. Paternal grandparents are Robert and Mary Price of Glen Carbon, IL.

Great-grandmothers are Gerry Johnson and Ila Dinsmore, both of Fairfield.

Jennica Kay Kitchene


Jared and Carol Kitchene of Albion, IL are proud to announce the birth of their second daughter, Jennica Kay Kitchene.  Jennica was born on July 21, 2013 at 11:12 a.m. at The Women’s Hospital in Newburgh, IN.  She weighed 7 pounds 14 ounces and was 20 ¾ inches long.  She is welcomed home by proud big sister Brooklyn, age 2.   Maternal grandparents are Clark and Diana Floyd of Bridgeport, IL.  Maternal great-grandparents are the late Harold and Mary Blythe of Mt.Carmel, IL. ; The late Jim and Marguerite Floyd of Mattoon, IL.  Paternal grandparents are Doug and Linda Raber of Albion, IL.  and Tim and Milly Kitchene of Clemmons, N.C..  Paternal great-grandparents are the late Harold Brokaw of Albion, IL ; Charlie and June Clark of Bluford, IL; Bob and Lynn Kitchene of Winter Haven, Fl. ; Rowena Raber and the late Leo Raber of Albion, IL. 


Liam James Lee Johnson

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Willy and Sarah (Pierce) Johnson of Fairfield would like for you to meet their first child.

Liam James Lee Johnson was born on August 8, 2013 at The Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon, IL. He arrived at 7am and weighed 7 lbs. and was 20 inches long. He is welcomed home by grandparents Wes and Robin Johnson and Joe and Judy Pierce of Fairfield and an uncle Tristan Johnson.  He will be dedicated at the Wayne City Church of God with Pastor Gary Cline officiating.




Jackson Paul Griffith



Jackson Paul Griffith

Doug and Ruthie (Macarthy) Griffith of Flora would love to announce the birth of their first child.

Jackson Paul Griffith was born on June 1st, 2013 at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney, Il. He arrived at 4:23 pm and weighed in at 7lbs 1oz with a length of 20 inches. He is welcomed home by grandparents Kevin and Jo Macarthy, Billy and Teresa Laughlin, and JD Griffith, all of Flora. Jackson will become an avid fisherman, golfer, and enjoy watching “Raiders” football with his Daddy. He will work in the family owned pizza restaurant, along with a supporter of the St Louis Blues hockey team like his Mommy. Jackson “Paul” was named after his late great-grandfather Robert “Paul” Deain. God is great and blessed us with an Angel.

Delbert James Zurliene



Josh and Kari Zurliene of Fairfield announce the birth of a baby boy, Delbert James, born April 3rd at 10:34 a.m. at The Women’s Hospital in Newburgh, IN.  He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 inches long.  Maternal grandparents are Linda and the late Jim Lisman of Fairfield.  Great-grandparents are Katie Mullenix of Fairfield and Martha Beck of Geff.  Paternal grandparents are Brenda Tatum of Fairfield and John and Cathy Zurliene of Fairfield.  Great-grandparents are Delbert and JoAnn Ellis of Fairfield.

Cassie Noelle Owen


Ben and Heather Owen are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Cassie Noelle Owen.  She was born June 26th at 7:28 a.m. at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon, IL. Cassie tipped the scales at 7 lb. 14 oz. and was 21 inches long.  She is welcomed home by brother Peyton, age 6.
Maternal grandparents are Michael and Donna Dinsmore, Paternal grandparents are Brad and Kim Owen all of Fairfield.
Great grandparents are Marguerite Rude of Riverton, IL, Ila Dinsmore of Fairfield, Beverly Shreve of Barnhill, and Gene Owen of Fairfield.

Karis Kelani Burkett

Karis Burkett

Ryan and Amanda Burkett are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Karis Kelani Burkett.  She was born on May 25th at 6:17 PM at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, HI.  Karis weighed in just a little over 9 lbs and was 20 ¾ inches long.  She is warmly welcomed by her grandparents, Steve and Peggy Burkett of Bono, AR, Karen Angel of Richardson TX, and Richard Chun of Kula-Maui, HI. Great-grandparents are Morris and Maxine Burkett of Golden Gate, Karl and Mary Hearn of Fairfield and Harvey and Betty Angel of Wylie, TX.  Great-great grandparent is LaVera Moore of Ellery.  Special mention: Aunt and Uncle Candice and Chris Burkett are extremely happy for her arrival, as well.

Nehemiah Zavier Stallings

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Ray and Andrea Stallings of Princeton, IN are the parents of a new son, Nehemiah Zavier, born June 4, 2013 at Deaconess Women’s Hospital in Newburgh, IN.
Nehemiah tipped the scales at 6 lb 15 oz, and measured 20″ long.
He is welcomed by four brothers, Dayne, Asher, Elias and Zephaniah, and four sisters, Haven, Serenity, Cheriss
and Jael.
Maternal grandparents are Charles and Nancy Lax of Evansville, and paternal grandparents are Lonnie and KathyStallings of Burnt Prairie, IL .

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