Monday, June 08, 2020

April Tucker and Kodi Melton, both of Englewood, announce the birth of their daughter, Alexxa Bailey Dawn Melton, on March 25, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 5 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 17 inches long. She is the sister of Alyssa Tucker, Micah Presley, and Skylar and Zoe…

Sean and Alexis Salazar of Athens announce the birth of their son, Cayde Elliott Salazar, on April 7, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long. He is the brother of Rylan Salazar.

Savannah Speer of Englewood announces the birth of her daughter, Skylynn Novalee Speer, on April 8, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 19 inches long. She is the sister of Allison Ziegler, Alena Kemp, Kodie Kemp, and Korbin Kemp. Her grandparents …

Jodie Hodges and Anthony Morgan announce the birth of their son, Charles Henry Morgan, on March 26, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 18 inches long. He is the brother of Malachi Hodges and Ayana Morgan.

Nikki and Jonathan Dawson of Athens announce the birth of their daughter, Hopelynn Aurora Faith Dawson, on March 11, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces, and is the sister of Aiden Riedel and Auna-Mae Dawson. Her grandparents are Cheryl Riedel of Athens, B…

Patrick Gallagher and Jennifer Bishop, both of Lenoir City, announce the birth of their daughter, Zoe Elizabeth Gallagher, on March 22, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long. She is the sister of Abigail Axley. Her grandparents are …

Shelby Holliman and Josh Hunt, both of Athens, announce the birth of their daughter, Jenna Aaurora Roze-lynn Hunt, on March 31, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 10.4 ounces, and was 20 1/2 inches long. She is the sister of Braxton Hollingsworth and Octavia Hollim…

Howard and Rachel Meadows of Etowah announce the birth of their daughter, Nora Lorraine Meadows, on April 9, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 19 1/4 inches long. She is the sister of Rowan Meadows. Her grandparents are H.K. and Gloria Hensley of…

Reba and Richie Adams of Vonore announce the birth of their daughter, Ayla Nicole Adams, on March 19, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 5.6 ounces, and is the sister of Ethan Adams.

Dustin and Kelli Bradford of Etowah announce the birth of their son, Remington Kurt Bradford, on April 6, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 8.8 ounces, and is the grandson of Shane and Tanya Bradford, and Jim and Sandra Armstrong.

Chad and Shawna Green of Athens announce the birth of their son, Colin Dewayne Green, on May 1, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 10.8 ounces, and is the brother of Connor and Syler Green. His grandparents are Wayne and Geraldine Martin, Ann Fisher and Henry Neeley.

Andrew and Willa Robinson of Athens, announce the birth of their son, William Sebastian Robinson, on April 21, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 8.58 pounds, and is the grandson of Connie and Billy Jones.

Jessica and Edwardo Antonio of Athens announce the birth of their son, Isaiah Lee Antonio, on April 27, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces, and is the brother of AbbyGail and Nevaeh Antonio. His grandparents are Tony and Suzette Johnson, and Ella Resendiz.

MiKayla and Shaun Rogers, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their daughter, Madilynn Maye Inez Rogers, on May 2, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and is the sister of Bladen Rogers. Her grandparents are Jennifer Toler, Tracey Rogers, and Ray Rogers.

Stephen and Terah Hughes of Sweetwater announce the birth of their son, Remington Fredric Hughes, on May 5, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and is the brother of Tessa and Colton Hughes, and Alison, Hayden and Johnathon Smith. His grandparents are Rhoda Wilson a…

Jacqueline and Steven Scott of Madisonville announce the birth of their daughter, Elizabeth Ann Scott, on March 26, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and is the sister of Victoria Scott. Her grandparents are Katharine Brown, Jack Butturini, and Colleen and Todd Scott.

Colby and Josh Pindar of Loudon announce the birth of their son, Koda Larry Pindar, on April 19, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 0.4 ounces, and is the brother of Landon Hunter Yearwood. His grandparents are Rachael and Eddie Limberg, and Eddie and Samantha Goodman.

Chelsey Bahr and Michael Dutton, both of Sweetwater, announce the birth of their daughter, Violet June Dutton, on April 10, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and is the sister of Zayden Debrey, Coleson Dutton and Cory Kearns. She is the granddaughter of Jason Bahr.

Adina and Andrew Hess of Madisonville announce the birth of their son, Jaxon Charles Hess, on March 22, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces, and is the grandson of Ron Hess, Dietke Stogner, Anita Schack and Michael Schack.

Caitlin and Jason Reynolds of Philadelphia announce the birth of their son, Langston Dwayne Reynolds, on May 7, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 8.2 ounces, and is the grandson of Lisa and Anthony Posa and Jalon and Carrie Reynolds.

Rebecca Sisk and Joshua Ambrose, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their son, Jensen Ryker Ambrose, on April 28, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces, and is the brother of Brayleigh Laws, Jacek Ambrose, and Jaxton Ambrose. His grandparents are Pam Sisk, Jim…

Kayla and Steven Pigeon Jr. of Athens announce the birth of their daughter, Isabella Jade Pigeon, on April 27, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 5.8 ounces, and is the granddaughter of Wendy Thomas, Edward Thomas, Betty Pigeon, Steven Pigeon Sr., Crystal Law and Kenneth Law Jr.

Diana and Michael Sanders of Sweetwater announce the birth of their daughter, Isabella May Sanders, on April 1, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 2.2 ounces, and is the sister of Zachary Glasgow. Her grandparents are Theressa Budds, Glenn Riley, Christine Hayes, and Howard Hayes.

Shi and Devante Latham of Athens announce the birth of their daughter, Xayla Ann Leilani Latham, on May 7, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long. She is the sister of Xander Latham. Her grandparents are Amanda Weaver of Napa, Calif.,…

Timothy Lee Scott and Misty Nicole Buckner-Scott of Sweetwater announce the birth of their daughter, Hi-Dee Adeline Buckner-Scott, on April 1, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and is the sister of Cheyden Buckner and Jalena Nicole Buckner-Scott. Her grandparents…

Sierra Kyker and Jacob Fouts, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their son, Spencer Drake Fouts, on March 22, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 8.4 ounces, and is the brother of Jackson Fouts and Jacoby Fouts. His grandparents are Angela Jones, Yvonna Murray, Todd F…

Armiah Lindquist and Manuel Saucedo, both of Athens, announce the birth of their daughter, Avalyn Rose Lindquist, on April 10, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 3.4 ounces, and is the sister of Julien Saucedo and Adrian Harper. Her grandparents are Melanie Larson and Veroni…

Wednesday, April 01, 2020

Krista Letner and Alex Phillips, both of Monroe County, announce the birth of their daughter, McKinley Phillips, on March 6, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 19 inches long. She is the granddaughter of Chris and Candy Holt and Amanda Phillips and Mark Hughes.

Megan Bryant and Zachary Conard, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their son, Kane Ford Conard, on March 8, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and is the grandson of Wendy Martin, Larry Bryant, Claude Albert Conard Jr. and Edwinia Conard.

Morgan Stiles and Kaleb Watson, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their son, Ryland Watson, on March 6, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 15.8 ounces, and is the grandson of Tina and Jeff Watson, Jessica Brannon and Timothy Stiles.

Carrie and Michael Zackey of Madisonville announce the birth of their son, Zayne Zackey, on March 2, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and is the brother of Bristol Thomas and Whitney Jaynes. His grandparents are Kelly Zackey and Kevin Zackey.

Hilda Helena Solano and Gershom Alfious Jackson Jr., both of Ten Mile, announce the birth of their son, Gideon Jose Jackson, on March 14, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 20 1/2 inches long. He is the grandson of Redemind Solano Gordon and Jose G…

Keith and Ashley Moses of Etowah announce the birth of their daughter, Maeva Faith Moses, on March 9, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 19 inches long. She is the sister of Molly and Mercy Moses.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Shea Belcher and Gonzalo Puente, both of Philadelphia, announce the birth of their daughter, Carmela Faith Puente, on Feb. 24, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 18 inches long. She is the sister of Jennifer Baxley, Emilio Puente, Marisol Puente, …

Travis and Mikayla Townsend of Englewood announce the birth of their daughter, Isabella Grace Townsend, on Feb. 20, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 20 inches long. Her grandparents are Mike and Brenda Roberts of Englewood, Bonnie Townsend of C…

Caleb and Kacy Lawson of Etowah announce the birth of their daughter, Konnor Mckinleigh Lawson, on Feb. 11, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, and was 18 1/2 inches long. She is the sister of Cole Lawson. Her grandparents are Daniel and Samantha Tallent of Etowah, …

Tyler and Kylie Stokes of Athens announce the birth of their son, Jaxon Tyler Stokes, on Feb. 19, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 19 inches long, and is the brother of Jason Stokes.

Michelle Webb and Bobby Graham, both of Riceville, announce the birth of their son, Jasper Lee Graham, on Feb. 26, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 4 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 16 1/2 inches long. He is the brother of Lily Hysell and Cynthia Graham. His grandparents are Ron…

Lillianna Jines and Ronnie Handzlik, both of Athens, announce the birth of their son, Da’Mari Bentley James Handzlik, on Jan. 28, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 20 inches long. He is the grandson of Ashley Rivas of Athens, and the great-grandso…

Cyndi Freeman of Jasper, Ala., announces the birth of her daughter, Bryleigh Sangria Freeman, on Feb. 2, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 18 inches long. She is the sister of Braylen Freeman. Her grandparents are Mary Tidwell and Mike McMinn. S…

Katy and Steven Marney of Athens announce the birth of their son, Braeson Steven Marney, on Jan. 30, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 18 1/2 inches long. He is the brother of Blane Fairbanks, Bentley Marney and Braxton Marney. His grandparents ar…

Katie Lowry and Mick Whipple, both of Knoxville, announce the birth of their son, Major Quinn Whipple, on Feb. 22, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 5 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 18 inches long. He is the brother of Bella Lowry. His grandparents are Scott and Misty Lowry of Kn…

Drew and Karson Miller of Riceville announce the birth of their son, Ira Allan Miller, on Feb. 24, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 5.4 ounces, and is the grandson of Jeff and Robin Melton and Byron and Shelly Miller.

Michael and Sasha Creagan of Niota announce the birth of their daughter, Lilyana Wynter Creagan, on Feb. 24, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 8.5 pounds, and is the sister of Liam Creagan.

MaKayla Tucker and Jesse Schultz, both of McMinn County, announce the birth of their son, Cooper Lane Schultz, on Feb. 17, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces, and is the brother of Emily Dawson and Kason Davis. His grandparents are Patsy Rucker, Sherry Schultz and Ra…

Reshea Weddington and Zachary Hulsey, both of Sweetwater, announce the birth of their son, Wyatt James Hulsey, on Feb. 17, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 6.2 ounces, and is the brother of Payton Lee Weddington. His grandparents are Debbie Weddington, Dean Weddington, Albe…

Daniel and Maranda Martin of Englewood announce the birth of their son, Eli Dallas Martin, on Feb. 26, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces, and is the grandson of Bobby and Sue Huggins, Tommy and Ann Martin and Eddie and Betty McCarty.

Priscilla Harrison and Russell Arthur, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their daughter, Ivy Leigh Arthur, on Feb. 26, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 4.6 ounces, and is the sister of Kingsly.

Monday, March 16, 2020

Hollis Gatlin and Nicole Carroll, both of Sweetwater, announce the birth of their daughter, Blakeleigh Jade Gatlin, on Jan. 24, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces, and is the sister of Wayland Swisher. Her grandparents are Alicia McKinley, Tassy and Matty Jabkowski …

Nick and Candice Johnkins of Sweetwater announce the birth of their son, Nikolai Jaquish Johnkins, on Jan. 25, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 9.8 ounces, and is the brother of Jovan, Kaiden, Ashton and Haven. His grandparents are John and Juanita Johnkins, Pernell Latham …

Monday, June 08, 2020

April Tucker and Kodi Melton, both of Englewood, announce the birth of their daughter, Alexxa Bailey Dawn Melton, on March 25, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 5 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 17 inches long. She is the sister of Alyssa Tucker, Micah Presley, and Skylar and Zoe…

Sean and Alexis Salazar of Athens announce the birth of their son, Cayde Elliott Salazar, on April 7, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long. He is the brother of Rylan Salazar.

Savannah Speer of Englewood announces the birth of her daughter, Skylynn Novalee Speer, on April 8, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 19 inches long. She is the sister of Allison Ziegler, Alena Kemp, Kodie Kemp, and Korbin Kemp. Her grandparents …

Jodie Hodges and Anthony Morgan announce the birth of their son, Charles Henry Morgan, on March 26, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 18 inches long. He is the brother of Malachi Hodges and Ayana Morgan.

Nikki and Jonathan Dawson of Athens announce the birth of their daughter, Hopelynn Aurora Faith Dawson, on March 11, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces, and is the sister of Aiden Riedel and Auna-Mae Dawson. Her grandparents are Cheryl Riedel of Athens, B…

Patrick Gallagher and Jennifer Bishop, both of Lenoir City, announce the birth of their daughter, Zoe Elizabeth Gallagher, on March 22, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long. She is the sister of Abigail Axley. Her grandparents are …

Shelby Holliman and Josh Hunt, both of Athens, announce the birth of their daughter, Jenna Aaurora Roze-lynn Hunt, on March 31, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 10.4 ounces, and was 20 1/2 inches long. She is the sister of Braxton Hollingsworth and Octavia Hollim…

Howard and Rachel Meadows of Etowah announce the birth of their daughter, Nora Lorraine Meadows, on April 9, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 19 1/4 inches long. She is the sister of Rowan Meadows. Her grandparents are H.K. and Gloria Hensley of…

Reba and Richie Adams of Vonore announce the birth of their daughter, Ayla Nicole Adams, on March 19, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 5.6 ounces, and is the sister of Ethan Adams.

Dustin and Kelli Bradford of Etowah announce the birth of their son, Remington Kurt Bradford, on April 6, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 8.8 ounces, and is the grandson of Shane and Tanya Bradford, and Jim and Sandra Armstrong.

Chad and Shawna Green of Athens announce the birth of their son, Colin Dewayne Green, on May 1, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 10.8 ounces, and is the brother of Connor and Syler Green. His grandparents are Wayne and Geraldine Martin, Ann Fisher and Henry Neeley.

Andrew and Willa Robinson of Athens, announce the birth of their son, William Sebastian Robinson, on April 21, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 8.58 pounds, and is the grandson of Connie and Billy Jones.

Jessica and Edwardo Antonio of Athens announce the birth of their son, Isaiah Lee Antonio, on April 27, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces, and is the brother of AbbyGail and Nevaeh Antonio. His grandparents are Tony and Suzette Johnson, and Ella Resendiz.

MiKayla and Shaun Rogers, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their daughter, Madilynn Maye Inez Rogers, on May 2, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and is the sister of Bladen Rogers. Her grandparents are Jennifer Toler, Tracey Rogers, and Ray Rogers.

Stephen and Terah Hughes of Sweetwater announce the birth of their son, Remington Fredric Hughes, on May 5, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and is the brother of Tessa and Colton Hughes, and Alison, Hayden and Johnathon Smith. His grandparents are Rhoda Wilson a…

Jacqueline and Steven Scott of Madisonville announce the birth of their daughter, Elizabeth Ann Scott, on March 26, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and is the sister of Victoria Scott. Her grandparents are Katharine Brown, Jack Butturini, and Colleen and Todd Scott.

Colby and Josh Pindar of Loudon announce the birth of their son, Koda Larry Pindar, on April 19, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 0.4 ounces, and is the brother of Landon Hunter Yearwood. His grandparents are Rachael and Eddie Limberg, and Eddie and Samantha Goodman.

Chelsey Bahr and Michael Dutton, both of Sweetwater, announce the birth of their daughter, Violet June Dutton, on April 10, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and is the sister of Zayden Debrey, Coleson Dutton and Cory Kearns. She is the granddaughter of Jason Bahr.

Adina and Andrew Hess of Madisonville announce the birth of their son, Jaxon Charles Hess, on March 22, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces, and is the grandson of Ron Hess, Dietke Stogner, Anita Schack and Michael Schack.

Caitlin and Jason Reynolds of Philadelphia announce the birth of their son, Langston Dwayne Reynolds, on May 7, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 8.2 ounces, and is the grandson of Lisa and Anthony Posa and Jalon and Carrie Reynolds.

Rebecca Sisk and Joshua Ambrose, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their son, Jensen Ryker Ambrose, on April 28, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces, and is the brother of Brayleigh Laws, Jacek Ambrose, and Jaxton Ambrose. His grandparents are Pam Sisk, Jim…

Kayla and Steven Pigeon Jr. of Athens announce the birth of their daughter, Isabella Jade Pigeon, on April 27, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 5.8 ounces, and is the granddaughter of Wendy Thomas, Edward Thomas, Betty Pigeon, Steven Pigeon Sr., Crystal Law and Kenneth Law Jr.

Diana and Michael Sanders of Sweetwater announce the birth of their daughter, Isabella May Sanders, on April 1, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 2.2 ounces, and is the sister of Zachary Glasgow. Her grandparents are Theressa Budds, Glenn Riley, Christine Hayes, and Howard Hayes.

Shi and Devante Latham of Athens announce the birth of their daughter, Xayla Ann Leilani Latham, on May 7, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long. She is the sister of Xander Latham. Her grandparents are Amanda Weaver of Napa, Calif.,…

Timothy Lee Scott and Misty Nicole Buckner-Scott of Sweetwater announce the birth of their daughter, Hi-Dee Adeline Buckner-Scott, on April 1, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and is the sister of Cheyden Buckner and Jalena Nicole Buckner-Scott. Her grandparents…

Sierra Kyker and Jacob Fouts, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their son, Spencer Drake Fouts, on March 22, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 8.4 ounces, and is the brother of Jackson Fouts and Jacoby Fouts. His grandparents are Angela Jones, Yvonna Murray, Todd F…

Armiah Lindquist and Manuel Saucedo, both of Athens, announce the birth of their daughter, Avalyn Rose Lindquist, on April 10, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 3.4 ounces, and is the sister of Julien Saucedo and Adrian Harper. Her grandparents are Melanie Larson and Veroni…

Wednesday, April 01, 2020

Krista Letner and Alex Phillips, both of Monroe County, announce the birth of their daughter, McKinley Phillips, on March 6, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 19 inches long. She is the granddaughter of Chris and Candy Holt and Amanda Phillips and Mark Hughes.

Megan Bryant and Zachary Conard, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their son, Kane Ford Conard, on March 8, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and is the grandson of Wendy Martin, Larry Bryant, Claude Albert Conard Jr. and Edwinia Conard.

Morgan Stiles and Kaleb Watson, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their son, Ryland Watson, on March 6, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 15.8 ounces, and is the grandson of Tina and Jeff Watson, Jessica Brannon and Timothy Stiles.

Carrie and Michael Zackey of Madisonville announce the birth of their son, Zayne Zackey, on March 2, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and is the brother of Bristol Thomas and Whitney Jaynes. His grandparents are Kelly Zackey and Kevin Zackey.

Hilda Helena Solano and Gershom Alfious Jackson Jr., both of Ten Mile, announce the birth of their son, Gideon Jose Jackson, on March 14, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 20 1/2 inches long. He is the grandson of Redemind Solano Gordon and Jose G…

Keith and Ashley Moses of Etowah announce the birth of their daughter, Maeva Faith Moses, on March 9, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 19 inches long. She is the sister of Molly and Mercy Moses.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Shea Belcher and Gonzalo Puente, both of Philadelphia, announce the birth of their daughter, Carmela Faith Puente, on Feb. 24, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 18 inches long. She is the sister of Jennifer Baxley, Emilio Puente, Marisol Puente, …

Travis and Mikayla Townsend of Englewood announce the birth of their daughter, Isabella Grace Townsend, on Feb. 20, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 20 inches long. Her grandparents are Mike and Brenda Roberts of Englewood, Bonnie Townsend of C…

Caleb and Kacy Lawson of Etowah announce the birth of their daughter, Konnor Mckinleigh Lawson, on Feb. 11, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, and was 18 1/2 inches long. She is the sister of Cole Lawson. Her grandparents are Daniel and Samantha Tallent of Etowah, …

Tyler and Kylie Stokes of Athens announce the birth of their son, Jaxon Tyler Stokes, on Feb. 19, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 19 inches long, and is the brother of Jason Stokes.

Michelle Webb and Bobby Graham, both of Riceville, announce the birth of their son, Jasper Lee Graham, on Feb. 26, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 4 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 16 1/2 inches long. He is the brother of Lily Hysell and Cynthia Graham. His grandparents are Ron…

Lillianna Jines and Ronnie Handzlik, both of Athens, announce the birth of their son, Da’Mari Bentley James Handzlik, on Jan. 28, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 20 inches long. He is the grandson of Ashley Rivas of Athens, and the great-grandso…

Cyndi Freeman of Jasper, Ala., announces the birth of her daughter, Bryleigh Sangria Freeman, on Feb. 2, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. She weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 18 inches long. She is the sister of Braylen Freeman. Her grandparents are Mary Tidwell and Mike McMinn. S…

Katy and Steven Marney of Athens announce the birth of their son, Braeson Steven Marney, on Jan. 30, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 18 1/2 inches long. He is the brother of Blane Fairbanks, Bentley Marney and Braxton Marney. His grandparents ar…

Katie Lowry and Mick Whipple, both of Knoxville, announce the birth of their son, Major Quinn Whipple, on Feb. 22, 2020, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He weighed 5 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 18 inches long. He is the brother of Bella Lowry. His grandparents are Scott and Misty Lowry of Kn…

Drew and Karson Miller of Riceville announce the birth of their son, Ira Allan Miller, on Feb. 24, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 5.4 ounces, and is the grandson of Jeff and Robin Melton and Byron and Shelly Miller.

Michael and Sasha Creagan of Niota announce the birth of their daughter, Lilyana Wynter Creagan, on Feb. 24, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 8.5 pounds, and is the sister of Liam Creagan.

MaKayla Tucker and Jesse Schultz, both of McMinn County, announce the birth of their son, Cooper Lane Schultz, on Feb. 17, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces, and is the brother of Emily Dawson and Kason Davis. His grandparents are Patsy Rucker, Sherry Schultz and Ra…

Reshea Weddington and Zachary Hulsey, both of Sweetwater, announce the birth of their son, Wyatt James Hulsey, on Feb. 17, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 6.2 ounces, and is the brother of Payton Lee Weddington. His grandparents are Debbie Weddington, Dean Weddington, Albe…

Daniel and Maranda Martin of Englewood announce the birth of their son, Eli Dallas Martin, on Feb. 26, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces, and is the grandson of Bobby and Sue Huggins, Tommy and Ann Martin and Eddie and Betty McCarty.

Priscilla Harrison and Russell Arthur, both of Madisonville, announce the birth of their daughter, Ivy Leigh Arthur, on Feb. 26, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 4.6 ounces, and is the sister of Kingsly.

Monday, March 16, 2020

Hollis Gatlin and Nicole Carroll, both of Sweetwater, announce the birth of their daughter, Blakeleigh Jade Gatlin, on Jan. 24, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces, and is the sister of Wayland Swisher. Her grandparents are Alicia McKinley, Tassy and Matty Jabkowski …

Nick and Candice Johnkins of Sweetwater announce the birth of their son, Nikolai Jaquish Johnkins, on Jan. 25, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 9.8 ounces, and is the brother of Jovan, Kaiden, Ashton and Haven. His grandparents are John and Juanita Johnkins, Pernell Latham …