Stephanie Terschluse and Geoffrey Ballmann, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Austin James Ballmann. Born Oct. 13, 2012, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 19 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Vicki Terschluse and Steve Terschluse, Washington. Paternal grandparents are James and Carrie Ballmann, Washington, and Glenda and Bob Drier, Augusta. Great-grandparents are Elizabeth Terschluse, Hilton, Ruth Stelzer and Glenon Stelzer, both of Augusta.