Matthew and Samantha Simons of Willow Springs are the parents of a baby boy, Michael Seth. He was born at 7:46 a.m. Oct. 8, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 8 pounds, 2 1/2 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.
His sibling is Matthew Jr., 2. Grandparents are George and Lillian Simons of Alton, and Rosita Green of Willow Springs.