Joshua and Danielle Rudes, West Plains, are the parents of a baby boy, Jacob David, born at 4:10 a.m. Sept. 18, 2010, at the Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. He weighed 8 pounds, 4-1/2 ounces and was 19 inches long. His sibling is Michael, 2.
Grandparents are Bryan Rudes, West Plains; Mike and Beth Brown, Horseshoe Bend, Ark.; Dianna Wire, West Plains; and the late David Clinton.