A girl, Sophie Belle Slawson, was born on April 11, 2008, to Joe Don and Shelby Slawson of Stephenville at Harris Methodist Erath County Hospital.

She weighed 7 pounds and 15 ounces and was 19 inches long.

Grandparents are Bill and Linda Brewton of Harker Heights, Jerry Don and Melinda Slawson of Stephenville, and Tom and Paula Schirman of Granbury.

Great-grandparents are June Bigham of Mineral Wells and J.G. Autry of Stephenville.

Other special family members include big brother Jeremy.