Birth Announcements

  • Caroline Elizabeth Dykes

    Taylor Dykes announces the birth of her daughter, Caroline Elizabeth.
    Caroline was born Feb. 6, 2014, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City.

    She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19 ¼ inches long.  

    Caroline is the granddaughter of David and Angie Dykes of Cannelton.

    She is the great-granddaughter of Sandra K. Sanders of Cannelton, the late Robert E. Sanders and Allen and Sandy Booth of South Carolina. Great-great-grandparents are Alvin and Jean Booth and Leola Kelley of Kentucky.

  • Lily Isabella Herzog

    John Paul and Nicki Rigsby Herzog announce the birth of their daughter, Lily Isabella.

    She was born March 2, 2014, in New Albany.

    Lily weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Lily has two sisters, Natalie, 8, and Emma, 2, and one brother, Nate, 7.
    Maternal grandparents are Daryl Rigsby of Cearcy, Ark., and the late Dagna Lee Roark of Cannelton.

  • Crue Stanley Edwards

    Wesley and Brittany Edwards of Oriole announce the birth of their son, Crue Stanley. He was born Dec. 6, 2013, at The Women’s Hospital in Newburgh. Crue weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 inches long.
    Mrs. Edwards is the former Brittany Pekinpaugh.

    Crue has two brothers, Cohen, 7, and Cason, 4.

    Maternal grandparents are Dennis and DeeDea Pekinpaugh of Oriole.
    Paternal grandparents are Charlene Edwards and the late Thomas Edwards of Derby.

    Great-grandparents are Geneva Johnson of Oriole and Cecil Pekinpaugh of Tell City.

  • Quinn Anthony Bruggeman

    Jesse and Anita Bruggeman of Chrisney announce the birth of their son, Quinn Anthony. Quinn was born at 2:38 a.m., Feb. 14, 2014, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

    Mrs. Bruggeman is the former Anita Brumfield.
    Maternal grandparents are Rose and the late Harvey Brumfield of Cannelton.

    Paternal grandparents are Mark and Debbie Bruggeman of St. Marks.
    Great-grandparents are Jane Bruggeman and Nancy Meacham.

  • Jacob Ray Guillaume

    Robert and Jamie Guillaume of Leopold announce the birth of their son, Jacob Ray. He was born at 9:44 a.m. Jan. 26, 2014, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.

    He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 21.5 inches long.
    Mrs. Guillaume is the former Jamie Cutter. Jacob has two brothers, Carson, 7, and Gavin, 5.

    Maternal grandparents are Jeff and Fay Pierrard and Steve and Laura Cutter, all of Tell City. Paternal grandparents are Ed and Beverly Guillaume of Leopold.

    Great-grandparents are Jim and Dorothy Cutter.

  • Trent Howard Foury

    Eric and Angie Foury announce the birth of their son, Trent Edward. He was born Jan. 23, 2014, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville. He weighed 9 pounds, 7½ ounces and was 22½ inches long.

    Mrs. Foury is the former Angie Schroeder. Trent has one sister, Jana, 2.
    Grandparents are Mike and Lori Schroeder, Peggy Hodskins and Ed and Vicki Foury, all of Tell City.

    Great-grandparents are Glena and Beverly Schroeder, Maryann Blandford, Delores Foury and Bill and Wilma Barnhart, all of Tell City.

  • Meredith Jane Smith

    Josh and Amy Smith of Indianapolis announce the birth of their daughter, Meredith Jane. She was born Jan. 25, 2014, at Community North in Indianapolis.

    She weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18½ inches long. Mrs. Smith is the former Amy Upmeyer.

    Maternal grandparents are Jane and Steve Upmeyer of Tell City.

    Paternal grandparents are Dan and Shelly Smith of Pittsboro and Brenda and Truman Lollar of Warsaw.

  • Luke Raymond Heeke

    Brent and Vicky Heeke of Meadows Place, Texas, announce the birth of their son, Luke Raymond. He was born Feb. 1, 2014, and weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 21½ inches long.

    Mrs. Heeke is the former Vicky Wood. Luke has seven brothers, John, Daniel, Benjamin, Joseph, David, Michael and Stephen.

    Maternal grandparents are David and Becky Wood of Sugarland, Texas. Paternal grandparents are Frank and Martha Heeke of Evanston. Great-grandparents are John and Martha  Martin of Sugarland, Texas and Anna Heeke of Tell City.

  • Kate Olivia Knieriem

    Kyle and Valerie Knieriem announce the birth of their daughter, Kate Olivia. She was born at 8:30 a.m. Dec, 22, 2013, at Owensboro Regional Health. She weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Mrs. Knieriem is the former Valerie Daum. Kate has two brothers, Luke, 4, and Jack, 2.

    Maternal grandparents are Joe and Mary Daum of Tell City. Paternal grandparents are Sherry and the late Jerome Knieriem of Magnet.

    Great-grandparent is Ruth Daum of Tell City.

  • Dylan Christopher Sweat

    Kyle and Maria Sweat announce the birth of their son, Dylan Christopher Sweat. Dylan was born Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013. He weighed 9 pounds and was 20¾  inches long.  

    Grandparents are Norma and Ken Sweat and Nan and Mike DuPont. Great-grandparents are Vivian and Raphael DuPont, Wanda Brinksneader, Marie and Charlie Sweat, the late Norman Brinksneader and the late Shirley and Thomas Rogier.  

    Godparents are his uncle and aunt, Pat DuPont and Lori Sweat.