A girl, Bella Ray Jones, was born on July 12, 2007, to Cassey and Laura Jones of Mineral Wells at Palo Pinto General Hospital.

She weighed 8 pounds and 15.3 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Welcoming her home is a brother, Braxton, 3.

Grandparents are Doyle and Debbie Hightower of Comanche, Patti Clay of Mineral Wells, and Floyd and Rhonda Jones of Lipan.

Great-grandmother is Mary Louise Cooper of Comanche.

Other special family members include uncle Michael and aunt Lani Hallford of Stephenville, along with cousins Tori, Dylan, and Miles.


A boy, Payton Ross Arms, was born on July 30, 2007, to Sara Edwards of Yuma, Colo., and Nathan Arms of Stephenville at Harris Methodist Erath County Hospital.

He weighted 9 pounds and 2 ounces and was 19 inches long.

Grandparents are Irene Garrett, Robert Arms, and Melton and Teresa Edwards.

Other special family members include uncles, Bosco Garrett and Chesley Garrett, and aunt KT Edwards.