Stephen and Mendy Ford, of Kansas City are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Kiera Nicole. She was born at 6:34 p.m. Nov. 29, 2010 at North Kansas City Hospital. Kiera weighed 10 pounds 3 ounces and was 22 1/2 inches long. She joins siblings Summer Rose, Raef William, Keithley, Kaileigh, Victor and Zach. Maternal grandparents are Janet Outersky of Richmond and Larry Outersky, of Kansas City. Paternal grandparents are Larry and Vicki Ford of Raytown. Maternal great grandparents are LeVeta J. Austin and the late Ernest Austin of Rayville; Martha Outersky and the late Joe W. Outersky of Richmond; and Glen Bales and the late Rose Bales of Lexington. Paternal great-grandmother is Virginia Clark of Kansas City.