Births (Week of September 24, 2008)

Teegan Kraus


Nick and Stephanie Kraus of Marion announce the birth of Teegan Rein, born Aug. 21 at Newton Medical Center.

Teegan weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 201⁄2 inches long, and has a sister, Haley, 21⁄2.

Grandparents are Don and Vickie Kraus of Marion and Larry and Teresa Goodwin of Burns. Great-grandparents are Rita Kraus of Marion, Howard and Norma Schmidt of Hillsboro, and Ron and Fern Goodwin of Burns.


Zane Mader


Conan Mader and Kathy Beichter, both of Hillsboro, announce the birth of a son, Zane Dayton, born Aug. 25 at Newton Medical Center.

He weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 19 inches long.

Paternal grandparent is Wanda Myers of Altoona. Maternal grandparent is Becky Beichter of Clay Center. Great-grandparent is Oneita Evans of Clay Center.