Justin and Mary Rowell of Prairie City announce the birth of their son, Augustus Jack "Gus" Rowell, on Aug. 2, 2010, at Blue Mountain Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19 inches long. He joins sister Helen, age 2.
Grandparents are Karen Rowell of Albany, John Rowell of John Day, and Ken and Lynn Larssen of Seneca. Great-grandparents are Helen Rowell of Albany, Joe Roth of Albany and Alice Larssen of Ponca City, Okla.