John and Sara Buckhorn, Ballwin, announce the birth of a firstborn son, Owen John Buckhorn. Born Dec. 10, 2012, at Missouri Baptist Hospital, he weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are George and Peggy White, Ballwin. Paternal grandparents are Allen and Becky Vogt, Washington. Great-grandparents are Wilbert Schultz, Washington, and Beverly White, South Bend, Ind.