Eric and Megan Soyez of Scott City announce the birth of their son Hitch Timothy, born Wednesday, July 8, at Scott County Hospital in Scott City.
He weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and was 21 inches long.
Siblings Calleigh, 3, and Wyatt, 1, welcomed him home.
Grandparents are Gary Hamm, Pam Hamm and Rich Soyez, all of Marion; Tim and Sue Brown of Hillsboro and Millie Riffle of Marion.
Great-grandparents are Leroy and Joyce Keim of Phillipsburg; Delores Gwennap of Smith Center; and Garth Brown of Morgan Hill, Calif. Great-great-grandmother is Donna Brown.