Kelsey Barber, Hermann, announces the birth of a son, Colten Blaze Barber. Born March 13, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 19 1/2 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Tina and Steve Branson, Hermann, and Tony and Becky Barber, New Haven. Great-grandparents are Sharon and Ervin Brandt, Dan and Sallie Shipley, Bob and Carol Barber and Gerald “Fuzzy” and Kathryn Branson. Great-great-grandmother is Evelyn Branson.