Birth

Greater Regional

Medical Center

Alex and Jennifer Gates of Creston are parents of a son born Aug. 24, 2013. Gideon Lee Gates weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Grandparents are Alan and Nancy Gates of Creston and David and Priscilla Carlson of Chesterfield, Ill.

Great-grandparents are Clarence and Irene Stalcup of Murray and Al and Mary Jean Gates and Bonnie Tallmon, all of Creston.

Siblings are Hadassah, 3, and Alan, 2.