5/14 Births

Word
Noah Scott Word was born May 1 at Elmendorf Medical Hospital in Anchorage, Ala., to Caryn and Scott Word. He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and has one brother, Laylon Helfferich, 14.

The mother is a former Melrose resident, and the father is from Naperville, Ill.

Grandparents are Johnny and Terrell Thompson of Clovis; the late Gloria Conner of Downers Grone, Ill., and Gary and Linda Word of Aurora, Ill.

Great-grandparents are Hazel Thompson of Clovis and Myriel Conner of Mesa, Ariz.

Roybal
Aspen Brooke Roybal was born April 8 to Mark and Anissa Roybal of Clovis at Plains Regional Medical Center.

She weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces.

She has one brother, Tyler Roberts.

Maternal grandparents are Everett and Ruby McCormick of Clovis. Paternal grandparents are Josephine Gallegos, and Tommy and Grace Roybal, all of Fort Sumner.