Phillip and Melanie Thiessen of Hillsboro announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Christine Thiessen, born Aug. 21 at Newton Medical Center.
She weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 22 inches long.
Welcoming her home were siblings Braden, 5, and Leighton, 3.
Maternal grandparents are Roger and Helen Hagen of Hillsboro. Great-grandparents are Dorothy Hagen of Hillsboro and Fred and Doris David of Hillsboro.
Paternal grandparents are Pam Buller of Hillsboro, and Walt and Neva Thiessen of Wichita. Great-grandparents are Jacob Thiessen of Alberta, Canada, Mildred Buller of Hillsboro and Harry and Joanne Buller of Houston, Texas.