Dustin and Jeanie Dawson of Salem have announced the birth of their son, Dallas Rex Dawson, Oct. 11, 2002, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He weighed 6 pounds, 2.5 ounces. He was welcomed by his sister, Haley, 8.
Grandparents are Mary Laub of Gainesville, Mo., and Dennis and Betty Dawson of Salem.
Great-grandparents are Joyce Robison of Gainesville, and Betty Lou Dawson of Center.