Ashley Scholes and Andrew Sharp, Kingman, are the parents of a baby boy, Axel Scott, born at 7:35 a.m. July 1, 2013, at Pratt Regional Medical Center. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 inches long.

He is welcomed by Addison, age 5.

Grandparents are Jerry and Janet Scholes, Pittsburg, Rose Nelson, Joplin, Mo., and Carl Seaman, Wichita.

Great-grandarents are Cora Seat, Lyn and Sue Carr, all of Joplin, and Marget Nelson, Girard.