John Weldin and Ashley Hood of Alton are the parents of a baby boy, John-Paul Weldin.
He was born at 2:02 a.m. July 28, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 7 pounds and was 20 inches long.
His sibling is Seirria, 3. Grandparents are John and Sandra Weldin of Alton.