Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Amanda and Ethan Smilie and sibling Helena, Chanute, Kan., are pleased to announce the birth of their son and brother Benedict Joseph Smilie on Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at 5:24 a.m. at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center, Chanute. Benedict weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Dave and Sheila Blubaugh, Fort Scott. Paternal grandparents are Patty and Dale Smilie, Fort Scott.