James and Brittany Sowter, Hazelton, are the parents of a baby boy, Connor Franklin, born at 3:45 p.m. Nov. 12, 2012, at Pratt Regional Medical Center. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.

Rian, age 5, welcomes him.

Grandparents are Jeff and Donna Bagnell, Anthony, Jenna Congrove, Hardtner, and Mike Sowter, Maryland.