SIDNEY — Brittany and Brandon VanHook, of Sidney, have announced the birth of a son, Colton Nathaniel VanHook, born Jan. 13, 2016, at 4:59 p.m., in the Copeland-Emerson Family Birth Center at Wilson Health.

He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 19 inches long.

He was welcomed home by his sister, Avalynn Marie VanHook, 3, and his brother, Wyatt Howard Lee VanHook, 2.

His maternal grandparents are Deborah Kay Landenburg, of Jackson Center, and Ted Henrey Kolker, of Troy. His maternal stepgrandfather is James Woods, of Jackson Center. His paternal grandmother is Tina Louise VanHook, of Sidney. His paternal stepgrandfather is John Gates, of Sidney.