Brady Alexander Papoccia
Shay and Nick Papoccia of Sterling are the parents of a son born at 5:57 a.m. Sept. 5, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Brady Alexander Papoccia weighed 9 pounds, 3 ounces at birth and was 22 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Cora, 16, Molly, 6, and JP, 4.
Maternal grandparents are Terri Smith and Al Glass, Terry Lee Smith and Mary Kested, all of Sterling, and John Bellini of Rock Falls.
Paternal grandparents are Joan and Keith Schriner of Lanark and the late Tony Papoccia.
Madison Grace Dunphy
Brandon and Stacey Dunphy of Rochelle are the parents of a daughter born at 11:30 p.m. Sept. 14, 2017, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Madison Grace Dunphy weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces at birth and was 19 inches in length.
Maternal grandparents are Steve and Karen Becker of Amboy and Eric and Lynne Ewald of Dixon.
Paternal grandparents are Michelle Longtin and Dave Helfrich, Brad and Vicki Dunphy, and Lowell Ligtenberg and Amy Haas, all of Dixon.
Maternal great-grandparents are Marian Wolf of Dixon, Virgil Ewald of Rochelle, and Urban Becker of Amboy.
Paternal great-grandparents are Michael and Abbie Longtin, and Stan and Terry Dunphy, all of Dixon.
Grant Stephen Roy Thomas
Courtney and Tyler Thomas of Dixon are the parents of a son born at 8:17 a.m. Oct. 7, 2017, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Grant Stephen Roy Thomas weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces at birth and was 19 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Nolan, 3.
Maternal grandparents are Charles and Debbie Friant of Dixon.
Paternal grandparents are Burt and Renee Lederer of Dixon and the late James Thomas.
Maternal great-grandparents are Stephen and JoAnn Harms of Chenoa.
Paternal great-grandparents are Roy and Eddie Mae Cardott of Rochelle and Linda Williams of Ashton.
Brentley Thomas Scott Klett
Tawny and Jacob Klett of Morrison are the parents of a son born at 8:51 a.m. Nov. 1, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Brently Thomas Scott Klett weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Hannah Klett, 3.
Maternal grandparents are Ralph Aldrich of Rock Falls and Edie and Joe Edeus of Sterling.
Paternal grandparents are Kathy Klett of Rock Falls and Jeff and Sally Klett of Morrison.
Maternal great grandparents are Kim and Joe Madden of Coal Valley.
Paternal great-grandmother is Sandy Farrington of Rock Falls.
Aceyn Khi Scott
Alexandra Davenport and Kylen Scott of Rock Falls are the parents of a son born at 8:15 a.m. Nov. 2, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Aceyn Khi Scott weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces at birth and was 21.5 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Reighlynn Scott, 1.
Maternal grandmother is Erin Acevedo of Sterling.
Paternal grandparents are Meeka Scott and Ricky Scott, both of Rock Falls.
Maternal great-grandmother is Cynthia Dale of Sterling.
Paternal great-grandmother is Joann Everly of Rock Falls.
Bradley Sean Garapolo
Brianna McNinch and Kristopher Garapolo of Rock Falls are the parents of a son born at 1:46 a.m. Nov. 8, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Bradley Sean Garapolo weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.
Maternal grandparents are Cortney Brewer of Delhi, Louisiana, and Randall McNinch of Boca Raton, Florida.
Paternal grandparents are Shelley and Dustin Bower of Rock Falls.
Maternal great-grandparents are Shirly Tate of Varna and Thomas Brewer of Epps, Louisiana.
Paternal great-grandparents are Peggy and David Balsley of Dixon.
Wyatt Brashear Melton
Ashley Noble and Brady Melton of Morrison are the parents of a son born at 3:26 p.m. Nov. 7, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Wyatt Brashear Melton weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.
Maternal grandparents are Brad Noble and Jackie Noble, both of Morrison.
Paternal grandparents are K.B. Melton III of Erie and Jennifer Etheridge of Prophetstown.
Maternal great-grandparents are Larry Zuidema and Carol Zuidema, both of Morrison.
Paternal great-grandparents are K.B. and Carol Melton of Erie and Bill and Claudia Jacobs of Prophetstown.
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