Birth Announcements

  • 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.

  • Scarlet Rose Longest

    Scarlet Rose Longest, daughter of Kristina Longest and the late James Longest was born Jan. 28, 2014 at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 19½ inches long.

    Mrs. Longest is the former Kristina Taylor. Scarlet has two brothers, Steven, 11, and Samuel, 10 months.

    Maternal grandparents are Lester and Debbie Taylor of Tell City. Paternal grandparents are Cecilia and the late Leo Longest of Louisville, Ky.

  • Kaleb Isiah James Rogers

    Emily Josilynn Nicole Rogers announced the birth of her son, Kaleb Isiah James Rogers. He was born Jan. 29, 2014 at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City. He weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and was 18 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Mary Kaye Hale of Tell City and John L. Rogers of Huntingburg.

    Great-grandparents are Luther Hale of Tell City and the late Maggie Hale.

  • Myles William Wais

    Natalie and Brian Wais of Cincinnati, Ohio, announce the birth of their son, Myles William. He was born at 10:01 a.m. Nov. 7, 2013, at Bethesda North Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and was 22 inches long.

    Mrs. Wais is the former Natalie Etienne.

    Maternal grandparents are Rita and Francis Etienne of Magnet. Paternal grandparents are Karen and Bill Wais of Cincinnati.

  • Ava Kate Oberhausen

    Ross and Lita Oberhausen of Louisville, Ky., announce the birth of their daughter, Ava Kate.

    She was delivered at 9:17 a.m. Nov. 16, 2013, at Norton Suburban Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20 inches long.
    Mrs. Oberhausen is the former Lita Ramsey. Ava has one sister, Emma Nicole, 2.

  • Holden Thomas Mendenhall

    Abbie and John Mendenhall of Lapel announced the birth of a son, Holden Thomas Mendenhall. He was delivered Aug. 29, 2013, at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville.

    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 21 inches in length.

    Holden was welcomed home by his siblings, Reed Jackson, 5 and Sloane Mary, 3.

    Grandparents are Jack and Diane Mendenhall of Anderson and Helen Etienne of Tell City and the late Michael Etienne.

    Great-grandparents are Ivo and Mary Etienne of Tell City and Willis and Joan Wolfe of Anderson.

  • Cora Marie Sabelhaus

    Jared and Rachel Sabelhaus of Greenwood announce the birth of their daughter, Cora Marie Sabelhaus. She was delivered Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at Community South Hospital in Greenwood.

    The infant weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20¾ inches long.

    Mrs. Sabelhaus is the former Rachel Turner.

    Grandparents are William and Carolyn Turner of Washington and Steve Sabelhaus and Mary Jo Sabelhaus of Tell City.

    Great-grandparents are Cyrina Goffinet of Tell City and the late Leonard J. Goffinet and George and Vivian Sabelhaus of Tell City.

  • Lyla Mae Bolin

    Tim and Laira Bolin of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Lyla Mae Bolin, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at St. Mary’s in Evansville.
    The infant weighed 6 pounds, 12.4 ounces and was 171/2 inches long.
    Mrs. Bolin is the former Laira Crossley. Lyla has one sister, Audra Lynn Bolin, 2.
    Grandparents are Dennis and Lisa Bolin Jr. of Tell City and Tom and Cathy Crossley of Troy. Great-grandparents are Denny and Peggy Bolin Sr. of Cannelton and Matilda Sturgeon of Ferdinand.

  • Blaine Beckman Hertel

    Tim and Debra Hertel of Verona, Ky., announce the birth of their son, Blaine Beckman Hertel, Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Edgewood Hospital.
    The infant was 8 pounds, 8.2 ounces and was 211/2 inches long.
    Mrs. Hertel is the former Debra Beckman.
    Grandparents are Mark and Mary Jo Beckman of St. Croix and Frank and Sandy Hertel of Evansville.