Nicholas and Shanna (McFarland) Elbert, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Koby Daniel Elbert. Born Feb. 28, 2014, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Koby joins Noah Elbert, 10.

Maternal grandparents are Gary McFarland and Donna McFarland, Union. Paternal grandparents are Kelly and Jerry Crocker, Gerald, and Douglas and Teri Elbert, Leslie. Great-grandparents are Stan Loague and Susan Loague, Leslie.