ARCANUM — Shanda and Phillip Ashbrook, of Arcanum, have announced the birth of a son, Emmett James Ashbrook, born March 17, 2018, at 12:20 p.m., in the Copeland-Emerson Family Birth Center at Wilson Health in Sidney.

He weighed 7 pounds, 15.6 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

He was welcomed home by his brothers, Wyatt Ashbrook, 4, and Levi Ashbrook, 2.

His maternal grandparents are Mary Grise and Richard Slone, both of Piqua. His paternal grandparents are Ellen and Alan Ashbrook, of Fort Loramie.

His mother is the former Shanda Slone, of Houston.