Melinda and Roy Piatt, St. Clair, announce the birth of a firstborn daughter, Allie Beth Piatt. Born Sept. 26, 2012, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Chesterfield, she weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 19 1/4 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Maribeth Johnson and Chris Johnson, Cuba, Mo. Paternal grandparents are Patricia Hoke, Gray Summit, Theresa Riehemann and Marty Piatt, both of St. Clair.. Great-grandparents are Richard and Diane Dvorak, Sharon Vancil and Linda Johnson.