Michael Prince and Jessica Blodgett of Thayer are the parents of a baby boy, Brandon Michael Prince. He was born at 2:47 p.m. Aug. 21, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. He weighed 9 pounds, 3 1/2 ounces and was 21 3/4 inches long. His siblings are Haleigh, 10, and Dylan, 5. Grandparents are Jeff and Donna Rhoades of Koshkonong and Cathy Prince of Thayer.