Christopher and Beth (Mayer) Castle, Antioch, Ill., announce the birth of a firstborn son, Corey Christopher Castle. Born March 7, 2012, at Condell Medical Center, Libertyville, Ill., he weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Richard and Cindy Mayer, Washington. Paternal grandparents are Craig and Beverly Castle, San Antonio, Texas. Great-grandparents are Ann and the late Robert Williams, Quincy, Ill., and Sybil Atkinson, Kenedy, Texas.