Calvin and Amber (Branson) Kitchen, Sullivan, announce the birth of a son, Perseus Alexander Kitchen. Born Feb. 16, 2014, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 19 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Penny Branson and Dale Branson, Bourbon. Paternal grandparent is Eddy Kitchen, Leasburg. Great-grandparents are Ruth Branson, Leasburg, and Nona Radford, Bourbon.