Bobby and Allison Roberts of West Plains are the parents of a baby boy, Carter Ray. He was born at 11:49 a.m. Jan. 9. He weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 22 inches long. His siblings are Cassie, 6, and Corey, 3. Grandparents are Craig and Kathy Johnson of Alton; Max and Doris Gwaltney of Thayer and Bob Roberts of Brandsville.