Michael and Karen (Schmitt) Betz, Villa Ridge, announce the birth of a son, Kydan Colter Betz. Born Oct. 27, 2017, at St. Clare Hospital, Fenton, he weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces.

Kydan joins big brother, Alexavier Betz, 4 1/2.

Grandparents are John and Barbara Betz, Pacific, Melinda Schmitt, Washington, and Dave and Kathy Schmitt, Webster Groves. Great-grandparents are Georgene Garvey, Eureka, and Luleen Nicks, Union.