Jeffery and Tressa Wright of Lees Summit, Mo., have announced the birth of their son, Thalen McDaniel Wright, Jan. 30, 2003, at Research Center in Kansas City, Mo. He weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 22 inches long.
Grandparents are Wayne and Judy Wright of Alton, and Gary and Joyce Ginter of Boonville, Mo.
Maternal great-grandmother is Catherine McDaniel of Alton. Paternal great-grandfather is Buryl Wright of Alton.