Liam Grayson Frieberg
Jessica Frieberg of Dixon is the mother of a son born at 12:36 a.m. Aug. 5, 2017, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Liam Grayson Frieberg weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces at birth and was 20.5 inches in length.
Maternal grandmother is Trina Frieberg of Rock Falls.
Maternal great-grandparents are Dave and Barb Emmert of Dixon.
Ava Jane Montavon
Alyssa and Andrew Montavon of Amboy are the parents of a daughter born at 10:41 a.m. Aug. 5, 2017, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Ava Jane Montavon weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.
She is welcomed by Adaline Ann Montavon, 1.
Maternal grandparents are Brenda and Jim Zakrzewski of Chicago.
Paternal grandparents are Lynn and Marty Montavon of Amboy.
Maternal great-grandmothersare Peggy Scudder of Ohio and Mary Zakrzewski of Chicago.
Paternal great-grandparents are Jane and Roger Landreth of Dixon.
Hunter Blaze Ragan
Mindy VanHooser and Casey Ragan of Rock Falls are the parents of a son born at 4:20 p.m. August 15, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Hunter Blaze Ragan weighed 9 pounds, 11 ounces at birth and was 22 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Alexavier McDonald, 14, Olivia Ragan, 6, and Levi Ragan, 5.
Maternal grandparents are Debra and David Zink of Rock Falls.
Paternal grandmother is Sherry Nelson of Vilonia, Arkansas.
Paternal great-grandparents are Margie Matthews of Little Rock, Arkansas, and Billy Ragan of Watson, Arkansas.
Natalie Jo Brewer
Allison and Joe Brewer of Morrison are the parents of a daughter born at 6:26 p.m. Aug. 14, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Natalie Jo Brewer weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces at birth and was 20.5 inches in length.
She is welcomed by Bayleigh Brewer, 12, Emery Brewer, 11, Ollie Brewer, 7, and Charley Brewer, 6.
Maternal grandparents are Robin and Jill Daniel of Mount Pleasant, Iowa.
Paternal grandparents are Jack and Pam Jones of Morrison and Dave and Laura Brewer of Rock Island.
Maternal great-grandparents are Judy McCuen and Jim and Donna Matheney, all of Mount Pleasant, Iowa, Ben and Shirley Flam of New London, Iowa, and Dennis and Pat Daniel of West Des Moines, Iowa.
Paternal great-grandparents are Richard and Eileen Whitney of East Moline, Sally Brewer of Silvis, and Keith and Shirley Jones of Morrison.
Jack Samuel Atkinson
Natalee and Brian Atkinson of Franklin Grove are the parents of a son born at 8:16 a.m. Aug. 17, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Jack Samuel Atkinson weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Kaylee Atkinson, 4, and Ella Atkinson, 2.
Maternal grandparents are David Book of Dixon and Renee Carlson of Elgin.
Paternal grandparents are Andy and Laura Atkinson of Franklin Grove.
Maternal great-grandfather is Donald Book of Dixon.
Paternal great-grandmother is Susan McCoy of Dixon.
Maddux Jay Canady
Ashley Walls and Jeremy Canady of Sterling are the parents of a son born at 11:42 a.m. Aug. 17, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Maddux Jay Canady weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce at birth and was 21 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Micha Canady, 15, McKinley Canady, 10, and Alanna Canady, 4.
Maternal grandparents are Lisa Gardner of Sterling and Bruce Walls of Rock Falls.
Paternal grandparents are Tim and Lorrie Canady of Rock Falls.
Maternal great-grandparents are Bill and Linda Walls of Rock Falls.
Paternal great-grandmother is JoAnn Canady of Rock Falls.
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