Ryan and April Shanks of Willow Springs, are the parents of a baby boy, Taylor Nathan, born at 7:50 p.m., April 10, 2011, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 21-3/4 inches long. His siblings are Allisha, 18; Allen, 14; Robert, 12; and Tyler, 3. Grandparents are Angi Pate of Salem, Ark.; David Keck of Salem, Ark.; and Bob Shanks, of Willow Springs.