A son, Ethan David Jacobs, was born at 11:54 p.m. Dec. 16, 2018, to David and Ariel Jacobs. He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce. Grandparents are Terry Coshun, of Biglerville, Pennsylvania; and Jacqueline and Gary Toomey, of Rosedale.

A son, Levi Richard Leonard, was born at 5:44 a.m. Dec. 18, 2018, to John and Chelsea Leonard, of Finksburg. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces. Grandparents are Debbie Leister, of Finksburg; Gary Leister, of Westminster; and John and Erin Leonard, of Westminster.


A son, Bennett Allan Lapp, was born at 11:41 a.m. Dec. 21, 2018, to Charles and Rachel Lapp, of Westminster. He weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces. Grandparents are Jeff and Sheria Lapp, of Westminster; and Cash and Lisa Myatt, of Call, Texas.

A daughter, Peyton Sloan Asbury, was born at 2 a.m. Jan. 17, 2019, to Felicia and Heather Asbury, of Sykesville. She weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces. Grandparents are Christine and Patrick Myers, of Finksburg; Martin Press, of Washington, D.C.; and Jeffery Asbury, of Cape Coral, Florida.

A son, James David Good, was born at 8:30 a.m. Jan 17, 2019, to Samantha and Chris Good Sr., of Westminster. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces.

A daughter, Freya Lorene King, was born at 8:34 p.m. Jan. 20, 2019, to John and Kirbi King, of Hanover, Pennsylvania. She weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces. Grandparents are William and Jennifer McFarland, of Hampstead; and John and Sandy King, of Hanover, Pennsylvania.

A son, Nathan Elisha Szczepanik, was born at 7:50 a.m. Jan. 21, 2019, to Nathan and Juliana Szczepanik, of Westminster. He weighed 8 pounds. Grandparents are Balinda Green, of Manchester; Joseph and Christy Szczepanik, of Finksburg; and Darlyn Pappas, of Westminster.

A daughter, Amelia Anahi Chavez, was born at 8:01 a.m. Jan. 22, 2019, to Brittany Franco and Daniel Chavez, of Carroll County. She weighed 9 pounds, 6 ounces. Grandparent is Ellen Gonzalez, of Carroll County.

A son, Maverick Carter Neal, was born at 8:14 p.m. Jan. 24, 2019, to Kristen Branning and Benjamin Neal, of Woodbine. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces. Grandparents are Will and Terri Branning, Hope Hall and Joseph Neal.

A daughter, Emma Madelynne Carr, was born at 1:36 p.m. Jan. 25, 2019, to Justin and Kayla Carr, of Westminster. She weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce. Grandparents Melvin and Melanie Arrington, of Taneytown; and Lois and Larry Carr, of Union Bridge.