Greg and Kristen Witzenburg, of State Center, IA, are the parents of a daughter, Brielle Elizabeth, born October 7. Brielle weighed 6 lbs. 13 oz. and was 19 ¾ in long. She was welcomed home by sisters Kaylee, Ashton, Lexi, Kiera, Emma, Karly, and Charlotte and brothers Garret, Keagan, and Carter. Maternal grandparents are Ron and Jan Garrison of LaCrescent, MN. Paternal grandparents are Loren and Alma Witzenburg of Pella. Maternal great-grandparents are Donnabelle Sievert of Alta, IA, and Bill and Carolyn Garrison of Nixa, MO.
Derek and Cassie Van Dyke are the parents of a baby boy, Rowen Clage, born on October 18, 2011 at Pella Regional Health Center. Rowen weighed 7lbs. 13oz. and was 20 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Larry and Rosie De Vries of Pella and Marvin and Pam Van Dyke of Sully. Great-grandparents are Harold and Leona De Vries of Lynnville and Lorraine Hutchinson of Des Moines. Siblings to welcome him home include Makenna, age 12; Caden, 9; Annika, age 6; and Cambria, 3.