Joseph and Leslie (Rutz) Haddox, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Joseph Francis Haddox II. Born Feb. 24, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 20 1/2 inches long.

Joseph joins Stella, 3.

Maternal grandparents are Cheryl Rutz and Joe Rutz, both of Washington. Paternal grandparents are Sally Haddox and Darryl Haddox, both of Washington.