Birth

Greater Regional Medical Center

Crystal Owens of Creston is parent of a son born March 25, 2013. Xavier Thomas Owens weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 19 inches long.

Grandparents are Valarie and George Owens of Winterset and Ralph Wright of Lorimor.

Great-grandparents are Bill and Bev Dippold of Van Meter and Guy and Bertha Hartz of Indianola.

Siblings are Jager, 11, and Melody, 9, Hartz and Bradley, 4, and Blake, 2, Owens.