Melinda Dowling and Jimmy Dee Hill III, Pratt, announce the birth of their son, Jimmy Dee Hill IV, at 1:49 a.m. Sept. 7, 2012, at Wesley Hospital in Wichita.

He weighed 5 pounds, 5 ounces and was 18 inches long.

Grandparents are Randy Dowling, Martha Dowling, Jimmy Dee Hill II and Lora Johnson.