Chris and Erica Schaller, Cunningham, announce the birth of their son, Lawson Thomas, at 7:34 a.m. Sept. 24, 2012, at Pratt Regional Medical Center. He weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.

He is welcomed by Leyton, age 2.

Grandparents are Tim and Kathy Okeeffe, Wichita, and Jim and Cindy Schaller, Nashville.

Great-grandparents are Tom and Joyce Dewey, Wichita, Helen Youngers, Kingman, and Charlene Schaller, St. Leo.