Dec. 24: Birth announcements

Legus

Gabrielle and Robert Legus, Jr., of Niles, are the parents of a daughter, Harper, born at 4:33 p.m. Dec. 19, 2018, at Lakeland-Niles.

Harper weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Harper has two sisters: Brianan Thomas, 10, and Hayden Legus, 5.

Ransom-Scatorro

Ashlea Ransom and Jim Scatorro III, of Niles, are the parents of a daughter, Jordan Scatorro, born at 5:27 p.m. Dec. 20, 2018, at Lakeland-Niles.

Jordan weighed 6 pounds and was 19 inches long.

She has one brother, Thomas Ransom, 8, and three sisters: Alexis Scatorro, 6, Makenzie Redlin, 2, and Miranda Redlin, 1.

Maternal grandparents are Elizabeth Gajda-Gotman, of Lapeer, Michigan.

Paternal grandparents are Christina Kopsitz and Jim Scatorro Jr., of Niles and Monee, Illinois, respectively.

Maternal great-grandparents are Marllye Salisbury, of Buchanan, and Karen and Stan Gajda, of Metamora, Michigan.

Paternal great-grandparents are Wallace Kupsitz and Judy Woth of Niles and Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, respectively.

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