Births: Calovich; Bell; Crane; Lash
Mackenzie Christine Calovich
Cherish and Rob Calovich, Gardner, announce the birth of their daughter, Mackenzie Christine, born Sept. 24, 2007, at Olathe Medical Center. Mackenzie weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.
Her brothers Zachary, 9, and Colton, 6, welcomed her home.
Maternal grandparents are Nancy and John Smith, Tonganoxie, and Tom and Cathy Starr, Fort Worth, Texas. Paternal grandparents are Rob and Lori Calovich, Tonganoxie.
Her maternal great-grandparents are Bev Nearmyer, Newton, Iowa, and Maxine Smith, Tonganoxie.
Her paternal great-grandfather is Joe Calovich, Tonganoxie.
Makinsey Mae Bell
Robert and Tifanni Bell, Tonganoxie, announce the birth of their daughter Makinsey Mae Bell.
Makinsey was born July 26, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Makinsey weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 inches long.
Makinsey has a 5-year-old sister named Madelynn.
Maternal grandparents are Gary and Linda Crane, Tonganoxie.
Paternal grandparent is James Bell, Linwood.
Great-grandparents are Allene Drennon, Bonner Springs; Etta Bell, Kansas City, Kan.
Weston Blake Crane
Jake and Ashley Crane, Tonganoxie, announce the birth of their son Weston Blake Crane.
Weston was born Sept. 23, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Weston weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 inches long.
Weston has a 1-year-old brother named Rylynn.
Maternal grandparents are Steve and Theresa Sitzes, Topeka.
Paternal grandparents are Gary and Linda Crane, Tonganoxie.
Lillian Addison Lash
Bryan and Kari Lash, McLouth, announce the birth of their daughter Lillian Addison Lash.
Lillian was born Aug. 8, 2007 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Lillian weighed 9 pounds and was 21 and one-half inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Harold and Sue Meyers, Baldwin City.
Paternal grandparents are Curtis and Phyllis Lash, McLouth; Ike and Darlene Taylor, Baldwin City.
Great-grandparents are Curtis and Peggy Lash, McLouth; Ike and Mary Theroff, McLouth; Gerald and Ann Ping, McLouth.