Grant Howard Spoon was born to Bill and Amanda Spoon, of Cottonwood, on Aug. 2, 2013, at 3:39 p.m. at Mercy Medical Center in Redding. Grant weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces.
Maternal grandparents are Rick and Grace Kemmer of Greenville.
Paternal grandparents are Kayle and Carol Spoon, of Cottonwood.
Great-grandparents are Shirley Spoon, of Cottonwood, and Bill and Nancy O’Brien, of Carmichael.
Clarissa Jean Wert was born to Nick and Miranda Wert, of Sparks, Nev., on Aug. 8, 2013, at 1:08 p.m. at St. Mary’s Hospital in Reno, Nev. Clarissa weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces.
Maternal grandparents are Jeff and Carol Love, of Sparks, Nev.
Paternal grandparents are Terry and Sheri Wert, of Quincy.
Great-grandparents are Betty Foist, of Royal Oak, Mich., and Margaret Wert of Chico.
Clarissa is also welcomed by siblings Penney, 6 and Patrick, 3.
Embrace Leann Marie Madarang was born to Christopher Madarang and Alanna Payne, of Quincy, on Aug. 15, 2013, at 8:20 a.m. at Plumas District Hospital in Quincy. Embrace weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces.
Embrace is also welcomed by sibling Ella Rose Eyezlyn Madarang, 5.
Bryce James Sparks
Bryce James Sparks was born to Kevin and Stephanie Sparks, of Quincy, on Aug. 22, 2013, at 11:22 a.m. at Plumas District Hospital in Quincy. Bryce weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces.
Maternal grandparents are Charles and Bonnie Lippincott.
Paternal grandmother is Joyce Sparks.
Great-grandparents are Don and Lucille Sparks.
Quinn and Josh Taborski of Bozeman, Mont., welcomed a son, Jesse Alden Taborski, born at Bozeman Deaconess Hospital July 9, 2013. The new baby weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and measured 19-1/2 inches in length.
Paternal grandparents are Matt and Martha Taborski, of Quincy, and maternal grandparents are Betsy White, of San Antonio, Texas, and Shannon Taylor, of Bozeman.
Also welcoming the new baby are sisters Cassidy and Kaylyn.
Michelle King and Aaron Lohn, of Chico, are the parents of a girl, Charlotte Anise Lohn, born Aug. 10, 2013, at Feather River Hospital in Paradise. The new baby weighed 8 pounds and measured 21 inches in length.
Maternal grandparents are Steve and Mary King, of Quincy, and paternal grandparents are Greg and Jeanine Lohn, of Portola.
A brother, Porter Lohn, also welcomes the new baby.
Garret Duval Beatty was born to Donavon Beatty and Michele Haskins of Taylorsville on Aug. 11, 2013, at 7:52 p.m. at Plumas District Hospital in Quincy. Garrett weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces.
Maternal grandparents are Richard and Suzanne Haskins of Sparks, Nev.
Paternal grandparents are Mike and Cheryl Beatty of Quincy.
Great-grandparents are Don and Grace Duval, of Elko, Nev., and Marjorie Jarvis of Mesa, Ariz.
Garret is also welcomed by sibling Amaiya Grace Beatty, 3.