Wayne and Lisa Rucker, Medicine Lodge, announce the birth of a son, Ryder Mark, at 1:19 p.m. Jan. 2, 2014, at Pratt Regional Medical Center. He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Demarion, 7, Justin, 4, and Tanner, 1, welcome their brother.

Grandparents are Peter and Fredda Morris, Jennifer and David Shull, Mark Rucker and Thelma Brehm.

Great-grandparents are Marjory Morris, Don and Barbara Rucker and Doral Rosenbaum.