Donnie and Kristin Barnard of Kearney, are proud to announce the arrival of their son, Jaiden William Barnard, who was born at 7:24 p.m., Monday, Oct. 12, 2009 at North Kansas City Hospital. Jaiden weighed 8 lbs., 13 oz. and was 21 inches in length.
Jaiden is the first grandchild of Michael and Joni Graff, of Richmond, Bill Barnard of Excelsior Springs, Lavon Kannel of Lincoln, Neb., and Wayne and Stephanie Holstine of Canon City, Colo.
Great-grandparents are Dean and Eva Johnson of Mound City, Irvin and Mary Holstine of Forest City, Margaret Kannel of Omaha, Neb.; and Bill Graff of Braymer.