Michael and Ashton (Elliott) Schultz, Union, announce the birth of a son, Mason Michael Schultz. Born Oct. 24, 2013, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center, St. Louis, he weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Steve and Barb Elliott, Union. Paternal grandparents are Mike Schultz and Mary Schultz, both of Union. Great-grandparents are Edna Elliott, Dolores Stallmann, Sheila Schultz and Regina Bradley, all of Union.