Birth – Laurel Ann Walden
Dan Walden and Brittany Barnard of Girard are the parents of a daughter, Laurel Ann Walden, born at 2:35 a.m., Monday, Sept. 5, at St. John’s Hospital, Springfield. She weighed seven pounds, 10.8 ounces and was 20.5 inches long at birth.
Maternal grandparents are Austin and Melinda Barnard of Carlinville. Paternal grandparents are Jerry and Marie Walden of Girard.